Browse by Subject "Residence Halls"

  • Levine, Rachel (2007-12-15)
    Through past experiences and observations of resident advisors (RAs), resident directors (RDs), and the administrative staff of the Residential Life Department, I have noticed a break in the communication between RAs and ...

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  • Kwon, Helena; Patterson, Drew; Srivastava, Neal; Williams, Jocelyn (2006-05-15)
    This project investigates why Weston Hall is widely known as being one of the school’s most social and fun dorms to live in. On the basis of interviews and literature and internet research, the authors find that the Weston ...

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  • Gonzalez-Brennan, Ashley (2005-12-15)
    This project aims to answer the following questions: How do resident advisors perceptions about their jobs differ from individual to individual, and from one residence hall to another? How do expectations correlate with ...

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  • Brown, Kyle (2006-12-15)
    This project examines the foundation of friendships among ISU college students and aims to answer the following questions: What type of dormitory layout is best suited to foster a sense of community and to develop friendships? ...

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  • ANTH 411_05-04 (2005-05-15)
    This project focuses on freshmen in their second semester living in the dorms to gain a better understanding of the pathways in which freshmen get involved and engaged in the activities that the university puts forth. On ...

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  • Novak, Wade (2008-02-20)
    My research was an attempt to explore the informal segregation present in undergraduate residence halls at UIUC. Over the course of my research I discovered that this picture is anything but simple. After finding out that ...

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  • ANTH 499/AAS 450_07-01 (2007-05-15)
    This project examines the internet consumption of Korean pop culture and its related products by Korean American students in campus residence halls and how these activities may or may not form their identity as a Korean ...

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  • Garcia, Cassandra (2008-03-04)
    Using qualitative research methods, the researcher uses unstructured in-depth interviews in order to understand notions of community at a Midwest university. The researcher interviews students, resident advisors, resident ...

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  • Meyer, Emma (2008-03-04)
    In this paper, I discuss the results of an ethnographic project about the issues that affect residence halls’ safety at the Illinois State University. Using interviews with two resident assistants, one night operations ...

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  • Veit, Christina (2006-12-15)
    This project focuses on ISU residence hall lifestyle floors and aims to answer the following questions: Why do students choose to live on a lifestyle floor in the residence halls? What is the logic of the lifestyle floor? ...

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  • Blanchard, Jennifer (2005-12-15)
    This project investigates the duties and workload of resident assistants. On the basis of participant observation, interviews, and the analysis of relevant documents, the study finds that many students become resident ...

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