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  • ANTH 285_06-04 (2006-12-15)
    This project examines junior and senior students’ the academic experiences and their definition of difficult courses at ISU. On the basis of ten interviews, the study shows that students attend college and this university ...

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  • Whitley, Anona (2007-05-15)
    This study examines how Korean and Korean American students use style and their bodies as active discourses through which they negotiate identity within an ethnic community on campus. It focuses on Korean Americans and ...

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  • Hovey, Eric (2007-05-15)
    This project explores the interactions between the American Catholic population and the Korean American Catholic population, highlighting their differences and similarities by examining the Korean Catholic community on ...

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  • Lee, Jane (2007-05-15)
    This project explores the use of language in parent-child communication and its influence on the experience of Korean American students and their Korean immigrant parents during the college application process. Through ...

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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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  • ANTH 499/AAS 450_07-02 (2007-05-15)
    This project reveals Korean American student opinions and responses to the comedy of Korean American comedienne Margaret Cho, whom uses aspects of Korean culture and cultural practices as her subject matter. The author ...

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  • Kim, Jane; Kim, Minsoo; Larkin, Jackie; Anonymous (2009)
    At the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, over 1,000 Korean international students are on campus and there are significant numbers of student organizations which serve both Korean and Korean American students. ...

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  • Worrasangasilpa, Brian (2007-05-15)
    This project investigates whether Korean grocery stores as social spaces within the university community reflect a particular idea of a Korean American identity and influence Korean American's formation of their identity. ...

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  • Kim, Yoonji (2012-01)
    My research project investigates Korean international students’ socializing pattern. There are two research questions: Is there a specific socializing pattern exist among Korean international students at University of ...

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  • Garcia, Noreida; BTW 250-D2_06-02; Roeder, Graham; Saleh, Farah Josephine (2006-05-15)
    This project investigates the causes of language barriers, how they affect the academic performance of international students and the teaching effectiveness of international teaching assistants, the current systems of ...

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  • Yong, Michelle (2008-02-25)
    This project investigates the relationship between Koreans and Luxurious Cars. The evidence reflects through observation and interview that there is a correlation between Koreans and luxurious cars compared to non-Koreans. ...

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  • LGBT@UIUC 
    Agyeman, Emily; Areoniga, Isabel; Hoppenrath, Ammie (2013-05)
    Our video project, entitled "LGBT@UIUC," deals with the issue of sexual identity on campus and the trials and tribulations faced by the members of the LGBT community attempting to deal with what these labels for sexuality ...

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  • Weller, Morgan (2008)
    My research methods were to get as much info from current students as from alumni. I wanted to ask them questions that would prompt emotional responses. I asked them all the same questions. I also wanted to do it in a ...

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  • Galloway, Katelyn; Kattah, Maureen; Návar, Daisy; Santillanes, Andy (2008)
    In Latinas/os everyday lives, their culture and their race are objectified and marginalized. Historically, this is represented in the assumption that Latin-American culture is “Latino” culture, when their experiences are ...

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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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  • Hovey, Eric (2008-02-13)
    While I do not have many concrete findings to report on with my project, the biggest points I want to reinforce are that the individuals who participate in ROTC do so for a highly diverse array of reasons and that the ...

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  • Horan, Genevieve (2009)

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  • Chae, Seun Ju (2008)
    Our group project was initiated by the question why many Chinese graduate students show tendencies of returning to China more compared to the past. For our resources we interviewed twelve Chinese graduate students in ...

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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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