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  • Heisel, Carol (2006-12-15)
    This project investigates the “Tacos and Tequila” Party that caused an uproar on campus. Many people accused the Greek system of being racist. The author asks: How does the Greek system relate to, reflect, or represent ...

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  • Ziberna, Tracy (2008)
    Our hypothesis was that there is a stigma attached to those that tan on campus and that type of person can be found associated with certain types of campus organizations. More specifically tanning is thought to be influenced ...

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  • KIN 494_06-02; Whitmore, Matt; Martin, Kisten; Bryers, Sarah; Sawosko, Colleen; Johnson, Amandy; Marzillo, Matt; Arthur, Matthew (2006-12-15)
    This project examines undergraduate group dynamics during the completion of a semester project involving interviews with school administrators about the University and the community-based learning initiative. On the basis ...

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  • Lindley, Keenan (2008)
    I find it interesting at what role the building plays on those inside of it. I want to look at and compare what is happening inside the Siebel Center and then a regular building such as Davenport Hall. I will be observing ...

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    application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentMicrosoft Word 2007 (16Kb)
  • Munch, Evan (2011-08)
    For bilingual students, attending a university away from home serves as a separation from one's native linguistic norms to an entirely new set of language practices. These U.S. institutions of higher learning almost always ...

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    application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentMicrosoft Word 2007 (34Kb)
  • Veit, Christina (2006-12-15)
    This project focuses on ISU residence hall lifestyle floors and aims to answer the following questions: Why do students choose to live on a lifestyle floor in the residence halls? What is the logic of the lifestyle floor? ...

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    application/pdfPDF (78Kb)Restricted Access
  • Kwiatkowski, Joseph (2012)
    John Butler grew up in LaGrange, Illinois which is a suburb of Chicago. He was a supporter of the war until he was a senior in high school. An outspoken individual in one of his classes caused him to think and question the ...

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  • Kurtovic, Denis (2010)
    My general research statement is how practicing Muslims, non-practicing Muslims and non-Muslims view the identity of Muslims on our campus and the ways that these different groups coexist. I will be interviewing three ...

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    application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentMicrosoft Word 2007 (25Kb)
  • Cain, Scott (2007-05-15)

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  • Anonymous (2011-08)
    Formal Recruitment is a long and arduous process for both the PNM's as well as the active members of sororities. The first two weekends of the semester are devoted to the process; all day Friday, Saturday and Sunday for ...

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    application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentMicrosoft Word 2007 (31Kb)
  • Comes, Peter; Franzwa, Joe; Sommer, Everett (2008)

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  • Lagunas, Mayra S. (2008-02-22)
    I decided to learn as much as I could of those whose struggles had gone unnoticed. The amount of undocumented Latino students in institutes of higher learning are few, but in existence. It is important to know about their ...

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  • Stenson, Angela; Zhang, Yang; Guider, Karl (2006-12-15)
    This project aims to answer the following main question: To what extent are varsity athletics at UIUC involved in volunteering in community? And the following subquestions: 1) How many varsity programs are available for ...

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    application/pdfPDF (102Kb)Restricted to U of Illinois
  • Kim, Sarah (2008)
    Our group wanted to find out reason why there has been a growing trend of Chinese students returning to China rather than staying. We focused on the Science & Technology departments as they chose this school more specifically ...

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  • Wilson, Shannon (2008)
    For my research project, I wanted to learn more about the women’s crew team here at the University of Illinois. I attempted to find the history of the sport on campus, the present established program, and future goals that ...

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  • Chontofalsky, Nichol (2007-05-15)
    This project investigates the myths, legends, shocking facts, outrageous lies, and other stories told about the University of Illinois. The author seeks to answer the following questions: Are there ghost stories that ...

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  • Ahern, Dana (2012-05)
    I have conducted interviews with individuals who have been active in official LGBT campus RSO’s such as “Pride” as well as unofficial LGBT organizations that are based on campus such as small reading groups, etc. I also ...

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  • Hemmen, Becky (2007-05-15)
    This project examines the integration of the physical education programs in to the university. The author seeks to answer the following questions: What were the major reasons for the start of the program? What actions ...

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    application/pdfPDF (53Kb)Restricted to U of Illinois
  • Moy, Lauren (2007-05-15)
    This project examines the history and progression of the Women’s golf team at the university. The author seeks to answer how opportunities became available for these athletes, and how the women’s team has progressed since ...

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    application/pdfPDF (53Kb)Restricted to U of Illinois