Dance Marathon registration closes Oct. 14

Get your dancing shoes ready. Oct. 14 is the sign-up deadline to register for the annual Dance Marathon.

Washington University in St. Louis hosts the student-run marathon, which will take place Saturday, Nov. 5, from 2 p.m.-2 a.m. in the Athletic Complex. Proceeds benefit Children’s Miracle Network of Greater St. Louis.

To register and for more information, visit

Because this is the 13th year for the marathon, Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton is donating $13 for every faculty and staff member who attends. Faculty and staff members are invited to show support for the dancers by attending a 4 p.m. reception.

Advance registration for faculty and staff is encouraged, but not required; RSVP at