Malia Christina is proud to be recognized in several local, national, and international publications:
The Columbian - Belly Dance is for 'all shapes, 'all sizes'...
NW Folklife Festival – What is Zeffa?
Sequins and Shimmies – featured Artist of the Month
Belly Dance Japan – Cover model, June 2012
Orientalia Zanzibar – a featured performer for the Drug-Free Zanzibar fundraiser, July 2011
King 5 News TV – one of the featured belly dancers for World Belly Dance Day, May 2011
The Seattle Times: Hathor Unveiled – featured as co-producer of the Seattle show that honors local dance legends
The Belly Dance Chronicles – featured as co-producer for Hathor Unveiled, summer 2010 issue
She also holds teaching certifications from internationally-renown dancers:
- Tamalyn Dallal Teacher Training Intensive
- Saqra Raybuck Teacher Training Intensive
- Myra Krien SEEDs Teacher Training Intensive
Malia holds a Bachelors of Science in Biology from University of Washington and Professional Certificate of Human Resources Management from Portland State University. She is currently pursuing a Master of Arts in Liberal Studies at Reed College.