Gary Galbraith, MFA, Faculty Director of the Department of Dance at CWRU was awarded the 2019 Faculty Distinguished Research Award. Galbraith choreographed a first of its kind piece Imagined Odyssey which premiered in Fall of 2017. This piece had dancers interacting with holograms as audience members wore Microsoft HoloLens headsets to view the performance. He created a captivating world and along with the IC artists and developers brought it to life. Galbraith is the first recipient in the field of the Arts to receive this award. In addition to Imagined Odyssey, he has also collaborated with the IC team to create a HoloAnatomy seminar for CWRU’s dancer wellness program to enhance the dancers knowledge of Kinesiology. Read more.