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2017 AKM Fashion Show: Showcase of ‘alluring’ designs

2017 AKM Fashion Show: Showcase of ‘alluring’ designs

On Oct. 24, Asian Kaleidoscope Month (AKM) held its 25th Fashion Show, titled “Allure,” in the J. Wayne Reitz Union Grand Ballroom. This celebration of fashion and culture featured collections from professional fashion designers that were modeled by UF students. Celebrating its 25th year, AKM is a month filled with

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Q&A: AASU Scholarship Pageant Winners Shreya Nirmalan & Trung Tran Part 1

Q&A: AASU Scholarship Pageant Winners Shreya Nirmalan & Trung Tran Part 1

Sparks: Say your name, your major, and what year you’re in. SN: Hi, my name is Shreya Nirmalan and I am a fifth-year computer science major. TT: Hi, my name is Trung Tran, and I’m a fourth-year computer engineering major.   Sparks: For this year’s pageant, there was a name

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Q&A: AASU Scholarship Pageant Winners Shreya Nirmalan & Trung Tran Part 2

Q&A: AASU Scholarship Pageant Winners Shreya Nirmalan & Trung Tran Part 2

Read part 1 here. Sparks: How did you decide what you were going to do for the talent portion? SN: I knew that I definitely wanted to dance. I learned a classical Indian dance called bharatanatyam for like ten years before I came to college. When I came to UF,

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Asian Kaleidoscope Month kicks off 25th year with ‘Epoch’ opening ceremony

Asian Kaleidoscope Month kicks off 25th year with ‘Epoch’ opening ceremony

On Friday, September 29, Asian Kaleidoscope Month started their 2017 celebration off strong with its opening ceremony, held in the J. Wayne Reitz Union Grand Ballroom. What started in 1992 as a week-long celebration has grown to a full month of 13 events. The opening ceremony was a night full

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