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Annual Insect Fear Film Festival to displace fears, stereotypes

Annual Insect Fear Film Festival to displace fears, stereotypes

By Saher Khan

February 20, 2014

Flesh-eating grasshoppers and moth infestations are what attendees will view on the big screen at 31st Annual Insect Fear Film Festival, which will take place at Foellinger Auditorium on Saturday. The annual festival aims to combat people’s fears and stereotypes of insects, said May Berenbaum, fou...

Volunteers create ornaments and Christmas cards with youth

By Nyajai Ellison

December 12, 2013

The Bruce D. Nesbitt African American Cultural Center and African Cultural Association gathered students from the University to volunteer on Wednesday at Champaign’s Don Moyer Boys and Girls Club for Holiday Express, where volunteers created ornaments and Christmas cards with the youth.  Coordinator DeAmb...