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We are the Philippine Student Association of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Check our calendar or Facebook page for events and frequent updates and follow us on Instagram! Links are on the bottom of the page.

Our theme is:

Lakas ng Samahan

Strength in Unity

Hello Everyone! With Battle of the Bamboo 2018 just one week away, let’s celebrate with some spirit! Each day of the week leads up to this Saturday where we all come together Under One Sky! You can use any social media you want and you just might make it on the big screen during Battle of the Bamboo! Make sure to use #BOTB2018magkaisa

Magkaisa Monday: Post a picture with or of the sky and tell us what this year’s theme means to you! If you don’t know what it is, check our video out:

Taco’bout it Tuesday: Share with us and take a picture of you and your organization! Talk about what the event, Battle of the Bamboo, means/has meant to you and why you look forward to it every year!

Poster Wednesday: If you have the chance to be in University of Illinois – Chicago on Wednesday, find a poster and take a picture with it! Or find a Battle Board Member as they will be carrying a poster all day!

Throwback Thursday: Post a picture of any memory from past Battle of the Bamboo years or any cultural show you have performed or attended!

Filipino Pride Friday: Show your Filipino Pride and wear your favorite Filipino attire the day before Battle!

Join Us for FCN Commitment Days (Wed 2/14 & Thurs 2/15)!

Come out to Filipino Culture Night ‘s Commitment Days! FCN is the Philippine Student Association’s annual charity showcase where we sing, dance and perform for everyone!

Come out to this two day process where you’ll test out the dances and see which one you want to perform in!

The first day will be on Feb 14 from 6-9pm!
– Bo Bercasio’s Modern from 6-7pm
– Reymar De Leon’s Formal Bachata Dance from 7-8pm
– Tim Ramos and Alyssa Masangkay’s Partner Modern Dance from 8-9pm

The second day will be on Feb 15 from 6-7pm with Chelsea and Earl’s Formal Dance!

This year, our choreographers are:
Bo Bercasio | Hip Hop Modern Dance
Reymar De Leon | Formal Bachata Dance
Tim Ramos and Alyssa Masangkay | Partner Modern Dance
Chelsea Tuvilla and Earl Mangulabnan | Formal Dance