Browse by Subject "Youth"

  • Nicholson, Bryan (2012-06-27)
    This dissertation investigates how privately-operated youth leadership programs promoted citizenship among millions of adolescents and furnished political apprenticeships for many past and current American leaders. It ...

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  • Carmody, Patrick (2008)
    For our group project, we were interested in finding out if and why the Chinese language is overtaking the Japanese language here on the UIUC campus. Our group consisted of four researchers broken up into two language ...

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  • The Youth Community Informatics Project (2011)
    The activity guide developed by the Youth Community Informatics Project of the Graduate School of Library and Information Science (2008-2011)

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  • Bouillion-Diaz, Lisa; Rakha, Shameem; Nam, Chaebong; Bruce, Bertram C.; Bishop, Ann Peterson (2012-10)
    The activity guide developed by the Youth Community Informatics Project of the Graduate School of Library and Information Science (2008-2011)

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  • Wolske, Martin; Ayad, Moustafa; Budhathoki, Nama R.; Kowalski, Chera; Nam, Chaebong; Ritzo, Christopher J.; Serbanuta, Claudia; Vincler, John; Diaz, Lisa Bouillion; Bishop, Ann Peterson; Bruce, Bertram C. (Monash University, Centre for Community Networking Research, 2008-12)
    During fall 2007 a new collaboration between the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and the Extension 4-H network was initiated. Funded by the U.S. Institute ...

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  • Schoenebeck, Sarita Yardi; Bruckman, Amy (iSchools, 2013-02)
    Parents are busy people. Designing social software for parents requires understanding the particular needs and constraints governing their lives. In this paper, we present a study of a community-based site called ParentNet. ...

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  • Alms, Kasey; Lenz, Rachel C.; Kung, Brian (2008)
    For our project we sought to find if Chinese is replacing Japanese as the East Asian business language just as the economy is shifting from Japan towards China. We limited our research pool to non-heritage undergraduates ...

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  • Block, Molly (2014-05)
    Yoga has recently spread to Kenya with a variety of studios opening up around Nairobi. One in particular brings yoga to those who never would have heard of it before. Africa Yoga Project (AYP) is an NGO that trains ...

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  • Kenzer, Andrea (2014-09-16)
    The purpose of this study was to determine the types of prosocial behaviors youth engage in within organized youth activities, and determine if these behaviors are related to developing increased prosocial reasoning and ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C. (Centre for Social & Educational Research, Dublin Institute of Technology, 2009-03-13)
    One of the highlights of my year in Dublin was to attend the conference on Youth, Media and Democracy on 18-19 April, 2008 at Dublin Institute of Technology and the Digital Hub. The conference explored the ways that new ...

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  • De Paulo, Brian (2013-08-22)
    The purpose of this investigation was to evaluate the relationship between socioeconomic status and competitive sport anxiety in youth athletes. The Multidimensional Anxiety Theory served as the conceptual framework for ...

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  • Fisher, Karen E.; Fawcett, Phil (iSchools, 2013-02)
    In the United States, almost one in nine people are foreign born (2010 U.S. Census). While diversity brings incredible richness, it also belies responsibility for helping immigrants participate fully in American life and ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C.; Lin, Ching-Chiu (Symposium Journals, a division of wwwords Ltd, PO Box 204, Didcot, Oxford OX11 9ZQ, United Kingdom, www.symposium-journals.co.uk, 2009)
    A youth community informatics (YCI) research project intersected an inquiry learning model with the making of audiovisual podcasts to foster personal growth and community engagement in a group of Mexican American youth ...

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