Browse Ethnography of the University Initiative by Issue Date

  • Greetis, Anna; Booker, Alex; Covarrubias, Jesus (11-08)
    Our project is focused on the differences between student athletes and “regular” students (those who do not participate in varsity sports) at the University of Illinois. Our observations inform our assumptions that student ...

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  • ANTH 411_05-02 (2005-05-15)
    This project focuses on student involvement in the arts on campus and investigates how directly the audience for the performing arts is involved in the selection of the Krannert Center’s programming. On the basis of ...

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  • ANTH 411_05-03 (2005-05-15)
    This project asks the following questions: To what extent do different kinds of intellectual workers in a university see themselves as workers? How do professors and graduate students grapple with intellectual worker as ...

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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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  • Echevarria, Alene (2005-05-15)
    This projects focuses on current Parkland College students who have the intention of transferring into the University of Illinois, as well as those who have already transferred into the University of Illinois, in order to ...

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  • ANTH 411_05-01 (2005-05-15)
    This project investigates how the university’s abstract objectives with regard to study abroad and the creation of global citizens are implemented, experienced, and evaluated both by university staff and students. On the ...

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  • Scarborough, Isabel (2005-05-15)
    This project investigates health insurance issues amongst international graduate students who are residents of student and family housing at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). On the basis of interviews, ...

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  • Lugo, Eric (2005-05-15)
    This project explores the relevance of the Illini Union Board’s Cultural Programs committees to the very communities they “claim” to represent and investigates the means of communication between the IUB and the departments ...

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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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  • Nyaberi, David (2005-05-15)
    This project investigates how African students find their way to the University of Illinois and looks into the African Students Organization to find out how African students fit in the larger UIUC community. On the basis ...

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  • Thangaraj, Stan (2005-05-15)
    This project focuses on the unique space of cheerleading where male and female bodies interact in the same athletic space intertwined in the fabric of performance and asks the following questions: How did they view their ...

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  • Bivins, Jaclyn (2005-12-15)
    This project explores potential differences in the approach of presidents in African American student-run organizations on the basis of gender and aims to answer the following questions: Are there major differences in ...

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  • Rowlands, Michelle (2005-12-15)
    This project investigates why and how often students change their major and asks: What are the universities policies regarding major changes? And how does the university facilitate this? On the basis of interviews with ...

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  • Rosen, Josh (2005-12-15)
    This project investigates how students financially support themselves with jobs while also being a fulltime student. On the basis of participant observation and interviews, the study finds that many students have fulltime ...

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  • Sedig, Jakob (2005-12-15)
    This project investigates the topic of Christianity at ISU by asking the following questions: Why is being involved in a Christian Registered Student Organization (RSO’s) important and even necessary for some students at ...

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  • ANTH 285_05-02 (2005-12-15)
    This project explores issues related to parking on the Illinois State University’s campus. On the basis of participant observation and interviews with professors, students, and residents of the community, this study finds ...

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  • Collins, Tom (2005-12-15)
    This project investigates the different methods of evangelism used at ISU, what religious groups hope to accomplish by employing these methods, and whether these groups look for specific qualities in their members. On the ...

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  • ANTH 285_05-01 (2005-12-15)
    This project focuses on international students and asks the following questions: How do international students adapt to the life in American universities and more specific ISU? How and where do international students make ...

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  • Russell, Sara (2005-12-15)
    This project focuses on international TAs and their relationship to the university and the students and asks the following questions: How is the classroom culture different from what the TAs are used to from their countries ...

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  • Beier, Zach (2005-12-15)
    This project examines the General Education system and asks the following questions: What are students’ opinions of General Education? What are students expecting from the General Education Program? What is the University ...

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