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Metal-Corbin, Josie



Josie Metal-Corbin was a dance professor in the School of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation in the College of Education at the University of Nebraska at Omaha from 1980 until her retirement in 2015. She served as director of the program from 1994 until 2015. She was a dancer, choreographer, professor, and author. Selected books by Metal-Corbin include Dance for the Older Adult (multiple chapters) and Reach for It! A Handbook of Health, Exercise and Dance Activities for Older Adults (multiple editions). She is married to fellow UNO professor David Corbin.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Josie Metal-Corbin Papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UNO-0271
Content Description

The papers of Josie Metal-Corbin document her career as a professor at UNO, choreographer, and dancer. The collection includes photographs, videos, documents, and other material. Most of the material in this accession is digital in format and was transferred on an external harddrive, 9 flash drives, and 76 DVDs.

Dates: circa 1979-2015

UNO Dance Collection

Identifier: UNO-0002
Scope and Contents The materials in the UNO Dance Collection relate to the University of Nebraska at Omaha's dance program, dating from the group's founding as Orchesis in the 1930s, through its replacement by The Moving Company in the 1970s, and to the present. Materials related to the Omaha Modern Dance Collective, a frequent partner of The Moving Company in the 1990s and 2000s, are also included in the collection. The papers include programs, mailers, flyers, posters, correspondence, news clippings,...
Dates: 1932 - 2020