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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...

PSA to host Filipino Culture Night on Saturday

By Ariana Conner

January 30, 2014

The Philippine Student Association will host Filipino Culture Night, a conjoined benefit show and dinner on Saturday at Lincoln Hall and Presby Hall, respectively. The proceeds from both the show and dinner will be donated to the Advancement for Rural Kids, an organization that aims to improve educatio...

C-U community plans for a busy weekend

April 29, 2011

Champaign-Urbana will play host to a massive influx of visitors this weekend from multiple large-scale events, chief among them the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon and the 13th annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival. On Tuesday, a tweet from Roger Ebert’s account stated: “In our 13th year, the Illinois...