Zachary Jeppsen (跳舞 '18) and 杰森 Patera in Chicago Tribune

“I feel so loved and I feel that I got to become the person I am because I was able to find my people: my friends, my teachers.”

Zachary Jeppsen (跳舞 '19) recently graduated from The Juilliard School, was awarded the prestigious Martha Hill Prize for Outstanding Achievement and Leadership in 跳舞, and has a summer job dancing with. The Buglisi 跳舞 剧院. To commemorate his graduation, Columnist Heidi Stevens revisits her 2017 article about Zachary and The Academy, discussing art, 艺术家, and artmaking with 杰森 Patera. Follow the link below to read the full piece!