Browse Student Communities and Culture by Series/Report "Rhet 102: Race and the University, Instr. Eve Eure: This course engages issues of race, diversity and representation at the University of Illinois. Students are encouraged to think about what the university is, as well as about race and ethnicity as a phenomena within the university’s narratives. The readings in the course interrogate U.S. race politics as a way to contextualize our understanding of the relationship between race and the University of Illinois. Students write both long and short essays which critically analyze the readings done both inside and outside of the classroom. This is achieved by a series of writing assignments, which prepare students to look at these various aspects of campus culture which might not otherwise be questioned and/or studied in a critical manner. Students build upon these initial studies to create a larger research project that brings them into conversation with their environment and other scholars, as well as research of previous students. The course syllabus is available at: www.eui.uiuc.edu/docs/syllabi/RHET102S08.doc"

  • White, Markierra (2008)
    The purpose of this research was to research the Bridge-Transition Program and find out if students feel that this program has been beneficial to them and if it has assisted them in their transition from high school to ...

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  • RHET102L1-02 (2008)
    This paper will be dealing with religion on campus and the university. It will specifically deal with if students that were raised in a religious family go off to college, and if they still go to church. It will also ...

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