Keval Kaur Khalsa
Professor of the Practice of Dance

My spiritual path is that of a Sikh, which translates as “student”. As a life-long learner, my research focus is embodied, experiential education, particularly that which promotes social change. I am interested in ways that dance, theater and yoga can be used as tools for personal and social transformation, particularly with communities often identified as “at risk”. Current research projects include:
• a BASS Connections-supported study of the effects of a regular yoga practice on middle school students in Orange County, NC,
• the use of interactive theater to address issues of domestic violence, sexual assault, and sexual health.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Contact Information

  • 1215 Carroll St., Durham, NC 27708
  • Box 90686, Durham, NC 27708-0686

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