Browse by Subject "Outreach"

  • Masters, Erin; UP 494_06-01; Beyers, Aaron (2006-12-15)
    This project aims to answer the following questions: How are community outreach programs advertised and promoted to students? Are participants’ initial expectations different from the actual outcomes of these programs? The ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (124Kb)Restricted to U of Illinois
  • Bishop, Ann Peterson; Bruce, Bertram C.; Jeong, Sunny (American Library Association, 2009-03)
    In this chapter we examine the educational principles and practices of service learning and suggest extending it via the conceptual framework of community inquiry. This framework allows us to focus on the community as a ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (245Kb)
  • Tyson, Christy (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1989)
    I do manage to find time to interact with school personnel, usually through monthly lunches, and to visit most of the youth-serving agencies in the city at least once a year. However, I am all too aware that there is ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (1Mb)
  • UP 474_06-02; UP 474_06-03; UP 474_06-04 (2006-12-15)
    This project investigates how participants in the university’s community outreach programs evaluate their activities, specifically focusing on Alternative Spring Break. On the basis of 16 interviews, including past and ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (99Kb)Restricted to U of Illinois
  • Vitosky, Caitlin (2006-12-15)
    This project investigates the Illini Union Director’s Campaign titled “I-change” and compares it to a similar social civility campaign at Penn State. On the basis of two interviews and an analysis of media materials and ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (111Kb)
  • KIN 494_06-01; KIN 494_06-03; Nordmeyer, Erin; Malavasi, Leticia; Hall, Grenita; Schrag, Myles (2006-12-15)
    This project examines graduate student group dynamics during the implementation and evaluation of a physical exercise program at a church in the local community. For this purpose, the authors conducted six interviews with ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (105Kb)
  • Dougan, Kirstin (2010-10)
    Best practices for using Twitter both to promote libraries and as a professional development/informational tool for music librarians.

    application/vnd.ms-powerpoint

    application/vnd.ms-powerpointMicrosoft PowerPoint (3Mb)
  • Schneider, Megan; Weissenstein, Stephanie; Williams, Allison; Kenny, Elise; Freeman, Megan; Mallory, Jenna; Leavy, Lakecia; Henriksson, Lena (2006-12-15)
    This study investigates how groups function when putting together a project. The authors examine various aspects of group dynamics as they relate to their own group work. For this purpose, they conducted eight interviews ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (110Kb)
  • KIN 494_06-02; Whitmore, Matt; Martin, Kisten; Bryers, Sarah; Sawosko, Colleen; Johnson, Amandy; Marzillo, Matt; Arthur, Matthew (2006-12-15)
    This project examines undergraduate group dynamics during the completion of a semester project involving interviews with school administrators about the University and the community-based learning initiative. On the basis ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (76Kb)
  • Stenson, Angela; Zhang, Yang; Guider, Karl (2006-12-15)
    This project aims to answer the following main question: To what extent are varsity athletics at UIUC involved in volunteering in community? And the following subquestions: 1) How many varsity programs are available for ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (102Kb)Restricted to U of Illinois