Modern Dance Troupe Pilobolus Pivots to Helping Seniors Stay on Their Feet
Pilobolus, founded at Dartmouth in 1971, is training older people in the vital art of balance. “We’re working on mobility of different joints, and cardiovascular, or strength of picking up something that’s heavy,” says the troupe’s Emily Kent.
He Built a Smartphone-Based Platform to Teach Young People to Code
George Boateng ’16, Thayer ’17, was named one of the magazine’s “2021 Pioneers” for developing SuaCode.ai, a smartphone coding module. He conceived of the platform as a way to teach young people to code and to tackle Africa’s IT skills gap.