The Daily Illini

New scheme for Illinois volleyball successful thus far

Illinois' outside hitter Ali Stark (13) bumps the ball during the Alumni Match on Aug. 23, 2014.

By Stephen Bourbon

September 10, 2014

While the Illinois volleyball team returned six of seven starters from last year’s squad, this year’s team looks very different on the court. For the first time under head coach Kevin Hambly, the Illini (3-2 on the year) have switched from a 5-1 offense to a 6-2 attack. The notation “5-1” in...

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...