Ebertfest lands Spike Lee

March 17, 2014 asianct 0

CHAMPAIGN — Spike Lee, one of the country’s most acclaimed directors, will attend the 16th Roger Ebert’st Film Festival in Champaign in late April.   Lee, also a screenwriter and producer, will appear April 25 […]

UI’s McFadden makes history

November 13, 2013 asianct 0

Illinois senior Tatyana McFadden completed an unprecedented marathon “Grand Slam.” The 24-year-old Maryland resident won the NYC Marathon women’s wheelchair race Sunday after taking the titles in Boston, London and Chicago in 2013. No other […]

Japan House to hold open house

October 12, 2013 asianct 0

Japan House will have its Fall Open House from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, with a focus on Japan’s quilting tradition of sashiko. Mary DeRay, a quilt artist and teacher, will talk at 11 […]

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