Browse Student Learning by Title

  • Kim, Kyung Sook (2008)
    The starting point of this project is the observation of difference of Korean female students' fashion at UIUC. From that point, we dug further into the meaning of fashion in relation to one's identity across two countries ...

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    application/mswordMicrosoft Word (113Kb)
  • SMSP10AAS258 (2010)
    Along with many other non-Muslim individuals on campus at the University of Illinois, I know that I may have misconceptions about Islam. Much of my opinions concerning Muslims are influenced by the media and popular culture, ...

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    application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentMicrosoft Word 2007 (14Kb)
  • Zaleski, Rob (2008)
    As a non-traditional student myself, I wanted to explore the struggles of other non-traditional students, especially those also falling into minority groups. This paper intends to explore the programs in place at the ...

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    application/mswordMicrosoft Word (53Kb)
  • Richard, Carol; Dunn, Carrie; Price, Kyle (2009)
    The purpose of this paper is to discover the meaning of the term “nontraditional” student at Illinois State University and how the meaning affects the policies directed towards this segment of the student body. We will ...

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    application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.presentationml.presentationMicrosoft PowerPoint 2007 (1Mb)
  • AAS346 07-7 (2008-02-25)
    In this study, observation of a Chinese 231 class and student interview helped generalize as to why Asian-American students take their respective language classes. This, in turn, led to the broader question of the importance ...

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    application/mswordMicrosoft Word (68Kb)
  • Byrne, Phillip (2008-02-13)
    This research aims to discover if students are receiving what they need out of a university education. I will study how students perceive the idea of university education in relation to relevance to life beyond the university, ...

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    application/pdfPDF (132Kb)
  • Rong, Zhi Ling (2008)
    Throughout of research project, I discovered many issues that are involved in ACES Study Abroad programs. In order to do my project, I interviewed the Dean of the ACES Study Abroad, analyze the texts of ACES studying abroad, ...

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    application/mswordMicrosoft Word (124Kb)
  • Anonymous (2012-01)
    I researched the reluctance of many Muslim parents to send their daughters to colleges away from home. I interviewed female students who live at home along with female students who live on campus during their college ...

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    application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentMicrosoft Word 2007 (36Kb)
  • Lenz, Rachel C. (2008)
    Through this project we sought to discover to what degree students’ motives for studying Chinese and Japanese reflect the changing global status of China and Japan: essentially, whether or not Chinese is replacing Japanese ...

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    application/mswordMicrosoft Word (112Kb)
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    application/pdfPDF (141Kb)
  • Harper, Erin (2009)
    Politics in the classroom has always been a controversial topic because it is so difficult to monitor what topics are covered in the classroom. After this, the issue arises of whether it is wise to monitor it at all, how ...

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    application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentMicrosoft Word 2007 (44Kb)
  • Hayes, Sam; Lopez, Marsella; Wirtas,Alexandra (2011-08)
    Through the use of surveys and observations we examined the way that students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign use their resources at the Undergraduate Library (UGL) to study. Some resources included ...

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    application/pdfPDF (198Kb)
  • Santos, Monica F.A. W. (2011-08)
    This research looks at how the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign provides different kinds of learning spaces for the students of the University, as well as the wider community. Using the Community Gamelan as a ...

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    application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentMicrosoft Word 2007 (62Kb)
  • Learned, John; Brunken, Amber; French, Jenna; Britton, Josh (2009)
    This project’s main focus is to better understand the complexities of transferring to Illinois State University. Research will be conducted through interviews, with transfer students and university staff who work with ...

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    application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentMicrosoft Word 2007 (40Kb)
  • More, Torii; Zwanzig, Colleen; Ruona, Rachel; Stomberg, Jim; Borkgren, Aaron (2009)
    The purpose of our study is to see how Illinois State students use spaces to study and investigate how technology has affected the use of those study spaces. We will be doing this via participant observations of Milner ...

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    application/mswordMicrosoft Word (75Kb)
  • Harounn, Elizabeth (2008-03-05)
    In this paper, I discuss the results of an ethnographic project about “What factors go into student’s making a decision on what field of study they would like to major in” at Illinois State University. Using interviews ...

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    application/vnd.ms-powerpointMicrosoft PowerPoint (9Mb)Restricted to U of Illinois
  • Chamberlain, Andrew J (2008-01-01)
    In this paper, I discuss the results of an ethnographic project about non-traditional students at Illinois State University, specifically looking at the question, “What Is A Non-Traditional Student At Illinois State ...

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    application/pdfPDF (80Kb)
  • Whitley, Anona (2008-02-15)
    My research intends to look at how undergraduate students who are involved with a university sustainable agriculture program conceptualize sustainability, and how this conceptualization is lived out in their daily food ...

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    application/pdfPDF (150Kb)