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Red Herring: serving Vegan food for a purpose

Red Herring: serving Vegan food for a purpose

By Emily Scott

April 14, 2015


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On a warm April evening, Durl and Jan Kruse relaxed with their friends after they finished a Japanese-fusion meal at the Red Herring, Urbana’s first all-vegan restaurant. Jan showed off two loyalty cards covered in little red herring-shaped stamps.  “I’m saving this one for a friend,” she said.  ...

Oscars’ Foreign Films offer unique cultural exposure to American audiences

Oscars’ Foreign Films offer unique cultural exposure to American audiences

By Alexander Vassiliadis

February 27, 2014


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On Sunday, an average of 40.3 million Americans will gather around their television sets to view the Academy Awards, the biggest film award spectacle in history.  But as the ceremony goes on, many often tune out when the host announces the nominees in an arguably underrated category: Foreign Film. Mich...