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Swaggeraas is the University of Miami's premier Garba-Raas team.

Garba-raas is a tradional Indian dance style originating in Gujarat, India. Hurricane Swaggeraas and many other collegiate teams across the nation have used their passion for this high-energy dance form to create up-beat and exciting performances geared towards national competitions!

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Hurricane Swaggeraas is the University of Miami's premier Garba-Raas team.
Well, what exactly IS garba-raas, you ask? Garba-raas is a tradional Indian dance style originating in Gujarat, India. Hurricane Swaggeraas and many other collegiate teams across the nation have used their passion for this high-energy dance form to create up-beat and exciting performances geared towards national competitions!

Category

Performing Arts

Full Organization Name

SwaggeRaas

Organization Guidelines and Objectives

• Join and participate in the national intercollegiate Garba-Raas circuit
• Attend local, regional, and national competitions each academic semester
• Participate in annual University traditions, such as Homecoming, International Week, etc.
• Prepare and teach new Garba-Raas routines each academic year that can be performed at various events
• Host additional competition practices to perfect Garba-Raas routines for upcoming competitions
• Hold Garba-Raas workshops for the community to learn about Garba-Raas and learn traditional dance moves
• Collaborate with other dance groups to showcase various forms of dance in an organized event each semester

Organization Email Address
Meeting Time/Date/Location

Sundays 8-11, Cox
Tuesdays 9-12, Cox
Thursday 8-10, Cox

President University of Miami E-mail Address
President/Chair First and Last Name

Sonali Patel

Treasurer E-mail Address
Treasurer First and Last Name

Akina Nana

Primary Advisor First and Last Name

Aruna Airan

Advisors's Title at University of Miami

Budget Manager, Division of Student Affairs

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