Student Highlight: Shawn Peterson

How did you find your way to yoga? Through friends in college who invited me to an Iyengar class one day. That was it-I knew I'd never stop practicing.  2. What do you do for a living? I organize HIV, Hepatitis C, and Syphilis testing events in York and Cumberland counties. In addition, I educate [...]

2017-09-17T18:03:09+00:00 May 31st, 2016|Student Feature|0 Comments

Student Highlight: Laurie Fisher

1. How did you find your way to yoga? Yoga sort of found me. At a time in my life about 11 years ago, when I was going through some tough personal transitions and heartache, I was mostly numb and maxing myself out to keep the stress and sorrow at bay.  Somehow I ended up [...]

2016-04-05T12:52:04+00:00 April 5th, 2016|Student Feature|0 Comments

Student Highlight: Bruce Kaplan

1. How did you find your way to yoga?A life changing experience, basically a kick in the butt put me on my path to stay with my pain and find awareness on the other side. Yoga reminds me of this one asana at a time. 2. What do you do for a living? I moved [...]

2017-09-17T18:03:40+00:00 March 4th, 2016|Student Feature|0 Comments

Student Highlight: Sam Herr

1. How did you find your way to yoga? As a senior in high school I started to read about Buddhist meditation. I took a meditation class and found it extremely difficult to sit still. My mind was insanely hyper-active at that time in my life. Someone in the class mentioned this thing called yoga, [...]

2017-09-17T18:04:01+00:00 October 28th, 2015|Student Feature|0 Comments

Student Highlight: Stephen Anderson

How did you find your way to yoga? I was looking to balance my physical and athletic life with additional body/mind practices. I was attracted to lengthening and elongating my body. What do you do for a living? I own a wellness/health/fitness facility: The Body Architect. We offer personal training, group training, massage, body mind [...]

2017-09-17T18:04:11+00:00 October 5th, 2015|Student Feature|0 Comments

Student Highlight: Alexandra Maurer

1. How did you find your way to yoga? I first studied yoga with Diane Wilson in Portland, Oregon in 1984. She had just opened a studio and we were some of her first students. This amazing woman continues to practice and teach in the Portland area. 2. What do you do for a living? [...]

2017-09-17T18:04:25+00:00 July 7th, 2015|Student Feature|0 Comments

DD Swan: Lila Student Highlight

1. How did you find your way to yoga? I was greatly influenced in 1969,  while still living in Memphis, Tennessee,  by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi and Transcendental Meditation as a path to world peace and attaining full human potential. A year later, I attended my first Hatha Yoga class at a Knights of Columbus Hall [...]

2017-09-17T18:04:37+00:00 April 2nd, 2015|Student Feature|0 Comments