Browse Student Communities and Culture by Title

  • Bucaro, Frank (2006-12-15)
    This project examines why students become a member of the Gamma Phi Circus and how it influences their experiences at ISU. On the basis of four interviews and participant observation, this research shows that most members ...

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  • Chinnery, Charlotte; Flores, Christopher; Hankus, Judyta; Yao, Aaron (2011)
    Physical activity takes many forms at the University of Illinois - Urbana Champaign. From running on campus to intramural sports, the way we participate in physical fitness is intimately linked to the historical emphasis ...

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  • Ikram, Imran (2010)
    Interactions between Men and Women and Islam This paper defines the boundaries between men and women within the bounds of Islamic law and analyzes how these boundaries translate into Muslim-American daily life on the ...

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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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  • ANTH285 07-13 (2008-03-04)
    In this paper, I discuss the results of an ethnographic project about discrimination against GLBT students at Illinois State University. Using participant observation of PRIDE meetings, interviews with two PRIDE board ...

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  • BTW 250-D2_06-03; Patel, Nipa; Krop, Benjamin; Meyer, Justin (2006-05-15)
    This project investigates the perceived fairness of grading procedures by students and faculty at the U of I. On the basis of surveys, interviews, and literature research, the study finds that 61% of students felt that ...

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  • 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 ...

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  • Penovich, Melissa; Levison, Shaunita; Modrytska, Ivanna; Feret, Joanna (2007-05-15)

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  • Anonymous (2011-08)
    Our Research project was designed to explore whether there was a divide in Asian Americans within the church and the Greek System. Furthermore, we examined the reasons as to why the divide existed, if there were any. Through ...

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  • Anonymous (2011-08)
    Our Research project was designed to explore whether there was a divide in Asian Americans within the church and the Greek System. Furthermore, we examined the reasons as to why the divide existed, if there were any. Through ...

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    application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentMicrosoft Word 2007 (18Kb)
  • ENGL27407-05 (2007-05-15)
    This project explores the different stories and perceptions revolving around the University of Illinois Greek system, being the largest in the nation. The author seeks to answer the following questions: What magazines, ...

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  • White, Jasmine (2011-12)
    Habitat for Humanity is a non-profit organization which allows everyone to a part of the organization. It allows students not only to be a part of the organization but it allows students to grow and develop ones involvement ...

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  • Chisuzu Kondo (2011-08)
    My research is about how Muslim students eat in the limited environment and resources on the campus of University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Like many other religions, Islam provides a set of rules about lawful (Halal) ...

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  • KIN 494_S06-01 (2006-05-15)
    This project traces the biographical career of one of the first Illinois track and field athletes Harry Osborn to illustrate the evolvement and eventual decline of amateurism in sports. On the basis of archival research, ...

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  • Howe, Jennifer; Molitor, Taylor; Versaci, Mary Beth (2011)
    The goal of our research project was to examine Greek system stereotypes based on houses and the tier system, where these stereotypes come from, and how they affect the way members of the Greek system perceive themselves ...

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  • Ross, Makiya L. (2009)
    Hip Hop and rap have an influence on people's use of slang in their daily conversations. In order to find evidence that supported my theory I conducted a survey, looked at Facebook statuses, and read about what published ...

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  • Sanders, Lorie (2008)
    I love music and the way that people can relate to it and its message. Music has a way of bringing out things in people that other people or things can not. The reason why I chose to conduct a research paper that focused ...

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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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  • 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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