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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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  • Benham, Greg (2008-02-19)
    In this project I investigated the lives of LGBT students of Asian descent on campus through interviews and observations and how difficult it was to embrace their sexuality on campus and what support they received from the ...

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  • Henderson, Andrea (2006-05-15)
    This project investigates the ideology and workings behind greenhouses, such as the Plant Biology Greenhouse of Urbana-Champaign. On the basis of interviews and participant observation, the author finds that greenhouses ...

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  • Grill-Donovan, Katie; Gegg, Anne; Tippy, Erin (2009)
    At Illinois State, student involvement is a major issue because the university’s goal is to provide an enriched college experience beyond the classroom. With over 30% of students lining in campus housing, it is still ...

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  • Lee, Courtney (2009)

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  • Bordo, Vanessa (2009)

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  • Reible, Heidi (2009)

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  • Vaughan, Cristen (2009)

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  • Sitafalwalla, Shaheja (2007-05-15)
    This project explores the varied misconceptions of Islam that have arisen since September 11, how these particular ideas of Islam associated with terrorism were formed, and what role Muslims now play in America and at the ...

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