Browse Student Communities and Culture by Contributor "Arends-Kuenning, Mary"

  • Scanlan, Madison; Gutierrez, David; Cioch, Peter (2016-05)
    Greek life on the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus makes up an important portion of student life. Using an online survey and four focus groups, data were collected about the benefits and costs of membership ...

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  • Anonymous (2018-09-20)
    Researching individual characteristics of students that indicate successful personal finance skills led our research team to learn about undergraduate college student use of credit cards at the University of Illinois at ...

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  • Anonymous (2018-09-20)
    Public institutions like the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana are largely funded through public means via government support and charitable donations such as alumni contributions. Within these universities, ...

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  • Zhang, Yufei; Xu, Jinqian; Albarran, Oscar (2016-05)
    In this paper, we study the effects on academic performance of living in on-campus housing or in private off-campus housing. This subject interested us because so many students live away from the dormitories, and we wondered ...

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  • Carnagio, Joe; Haile, Chris; Hunt, Ryan; Storm, Nicholas (2016-12)
    We wanted to look at the possible relationship between GPA and exercise in college students here at UIUC. Our main hypothesis was that students who exercise regularly (3+ times / week) on average have a higher GPA than ...

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  • Stern, David; Lessem, Garret; Sampey, Meghan; Anderson, Garrett (2016-05)
    The purpose of our research is to identify whether sleep, or lack thereof, affects students’ academic performance. In addition, we broaden the research question to determine the biggest contributor to GPA performance if ...

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