Diversity on Campus/Equity and Access
This collection examines ways in which the U.S. university and the American college experience are affected by diversity, and difference. In particular, these student projects examine experiences of diversity on campus, including important contemporary social, cultural, and political debates on equity and access to university resources.
“It’s like a Rhetorical Groundhogs Day”: Microaggressions, Marginality, and the Graduate Student Experience in STEM (2013-06)This study explores graduate students of color in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign experiences with race and gender based microaggressions. To maintain ...
(2013-06)The Orange Krush, the student fan group for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign men's basketball team, is examined in relation to boosterism, race, and socioeconomic status. Socioeconomic status is implicated ...
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(2013-06)What is the primary focus of diversity programs at the University of Illinois? Does the diversity program accomplish the goals and responsibilities of its mission statement? Is the University doing a good job in ...
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The Architects: The Formation of the Former Transition Program 1981-1986 at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2013-06)This paper will examine the formation of the former Transition Program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). Special emphasis will be placed on four major areas: (a) circumstances that inspired the ...
A Look at the Experiences of Student Facilitators in UIUC's I-Connect Diversity and Inclusion Workshop (2013-06)The I-Connect Diversity and Inclusion Workshop offered through the Office of Diversity and Social Justice Education is a student-led one-hour mandatory diversity training experience required for all freshmen entering the ...
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