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Filipino Culture Night raises cultural, value awareness

Battle of the Bamboo performers dance during Filipino Culture Night at Lincoln Hall Theater on Saturday night.

By Ariana Conner

February 3, 2014

On Saturday night in Lincoln Hall Theater, more than 400 audience members gathered to address the question, “Paano ka nakarating dito?” This, meaning “How did you get here?” in Filipino, was the theme for the second annual Filipino Culture Night, a conjoined benefit show and dinner hosted by Philip...

Taste of Tequila

November 27, 2012

“What can I get you?” Alli Ofisher, senior in FAA, asked the three patrons sitting at the bar. “Tequila,” they confidently responded. And they have come to the right place. Wedge Tequila Bar in downtown Champaign just celebrated its one-month anniversary since opening on Oct. 24. The combi...