Andrea Piazza

Mentor: Dr. Trent Williams
College of Dance
"To use my experiencia in the Arts and Sciences to add information."


BFA Dance and Psychology



Research Interests

  • Dance Injuries
  • Perception of Happiness
  • Dance Psychology

Academic Awards

  • University Scholars Program 2016
  • UF International Studies Scholarship 2016
  • Lexi Ulrich Outstanding Character Scholarship 2013
  • Pasco County Psychology Student of the Year 2013


  • NAMI : Naional Association on Mental Illness
  • Dance in a Suitcase: UF College of Dance Student Organization
  • Golden Key Honora Society


  • Young Dancers Workshop Volunteer
  • Clinical Psychology Associates of North Central Florida Volunteer
  • UF Dance Clinic Volunteer

Hobbies and Interests

  • Choreographing
  • Painting and Sculpting
  • Traveling
  • Cooking

Research Description

Dance Injuries and their Affects on Dancer Wellbeing
I am research the psychological affects of injuries on dancers through survery and interview. I plan to present my research in documentary, and performance format.