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David Sedaris’ evening at the Virginia

David Sedaris’ evening at the Virginia

By Lillian Barkley

April 28, 2015


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David Sedaris has a key to the city and promised to steal Champaign’s riches while its citizens sleep. The author was honored with the key by Mayor Don Gerard before his performance, “An Evening with David Sedaris,” at the Virginia Theater on Sunday. “He was everything that’s advertised,”...

Dating app Fortu to launch on campus

By Drake Pena

March 31, 2015


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Coming to campus this spring, Fortu is an app designed to change the way people look at online dating, according to Jason White, founder of the app. The app uses three major pillars: initial physical attraction, an event that both parties find interesting and an available time that works for both use...

Healing through Art: Project Unbreakable spreads awareness in campus lectures

Healing through Art: Project Unbreakable spreads awareness in campus lectures

April 15, 2014


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Words and photographs are capable of sending powerful messages. For survivors of sexual assault, these pictures can have a deeper meaning: providing special healing powers. Participants of Project Unbreakable, an organization that seeks to raise awareness of sexual assault, are photographed with a m...

Streetstyle Snapshots

Streetstyle Snapshots

By Stephanie Kim

January 29, 2014


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For anyone in doubt of the University hosting a “stylish campus,” Streets of Chambana might cause some double takes for its documentation of the local fashion scene. Created and maintained by 2013 alumnus Nkemka Uche, Streets of Chambana is a street style fashion blog meant to share photos of fashion st...