Browse by Subject "Chief Illiniwek"

  • Feria-Galicia, Joseph P. (2010-08-20)
    To demonstrate how the growing influence of alternative media in civil society correlates with the rise of social movements and their influence on contemporary manifestations of resistance, this research uses critical ...
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  • Hemann, Andrew (2006-12-15)
    This project aims to answer the following questions: Why does discrimination continue to exist at the University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)? What actions do the University and the student body take in response to acts ...
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  • Morales, Socorro E. (2011-08-25)
    Prominent discourses surrounding the Chief Illiniwek mascot controversy on the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus, between the years of 2000-2007, will be examined using textual analysis. Utilizing Tribal ...
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  • Ginger, Jeff (2008-02-20)
    In light of increasing racial tensions in recent years on the University of Illinois campus, the Ethnography of the University Initiative and Diversity Research Project have called for new assessments of campus climate in ...
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  • Dangoy, Eric (2005-05-15)
    This project aims to contribute to the study of the diversity of U of I student culture by investigating how identity is manifested by anti-Chief student fans in a sport environment predominated by pro-Chief sentiment such ...
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  • Kaiser, Andrew (2013-01)
    Curt Phelps was born on January 16, 1960, on a small farm outside of Joliet, Illinois. He attended Joliet West High School, where most of his time revolved around wrestling. Since Curt grew up in a small town he did not ...
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  • Kaiser, Andrew (2013-01)
    Shelley Phelps was born on December 29, 1962 outside of Decatur, IL. Most of Shelley’s earlier memories revolve around life in the small farming community that she grew up in. She recalls living on her small family farm ...
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  • Corwin, Alison (2007-05-15)
    This project examines student’s perceptions, ideas, and opinions about the University of Illinois and discusses the issues that surround their particular school. The author seeks to answer the following questions: How do ...
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