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Pakistani Student Association hosts annual culture night

Pakistani Student Association hosts annual culture night

By Shahzmeen Hussain

December 1, 2015


Filed under Life & Culture

Biryani, flavored rice made with Indian spices and meat or vegetables, and nihari, a curry consisting of slow-cooked beef or lamb along with bone marrow, are two well known South Asian dishes that attendees can try at Pakistani Students’ Association’s third annual culture night.Pakistani Student Association...

Arab student association to present annual “Layalina” to expose University to Arab culture

Arab student association to present annual “Layalina” to expose University to Arab culture

By Mara Shapiro

April 2, 2015


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In order to expose students to Arab culture, the Arab Student Association will host a cultural night entitled “Layalina” on Thursday. Layalina, which means “Our Night,” is the RSO’s annual event that encompasses food, dancing, music and other performances. It will take place at 7:30 p.m. in the...

UIUC’s newest student run improv group to perform on campus Saturday

By Elizabeth Dye

February 6, 2014


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Four years ago, sweaty masses of eager yet heat-stricken students passed between the Illini Union and the Undergraduate Library on a quest to join some of the school’s numerous and diverse organizations. That blistering Sunday afternoon was the University’s 39th Quad Day, and coincidentally, also one of J...