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University Director of Bands Steve Peterson ready for a challenge

By Ali Braboy and Walbert Castillo

August 30, 2015

Since becoming the director of bands and professor of music at the University, Stephen Peterson said he has realized the University truly values the band program.“I feel a certain pressure and responsibility to make sure that continues in a positive way and continues to grow and keep it as vital as it...

Filipino Culture Night raises cultural, value awareness

Filipino Culture Night raises cultural, value awareness

By Ariana Conner

February 23, 2015

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...