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  • Bazetta, Julie; Dobbeck, Brendyn; Lattimore, Justin; Shah, Ritu; Martin, Jenny; Martin, Andrew; Perino, Samantha (2011)
    When we started with this research project, we had been searching the internet, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Archives and more, but we were having trouble finding information on Beulah Drom. We were able to ...

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  • ANTH 285_06-03 (2006-12-15)
    The author of this project argues that ISU has an inadequate amount of bike racks for students to store bikes if they live on campus, and also to lock up their bikes when they go to class. On the basis of three interviews, ...

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  • Leannais, Elyse (2008-03-04)
    In this paper, I discuss the results of an ethnographic project about the effectiveness of the emergency telephones (blue lights) at Illinois State University (ISU). Using interviews with four students and the chief of ...

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  • Brusha, Jon; Kim, Victoria; Kroll, Melissa; Ross, Heather (2012)
    The University of Illinois is a large and diverse community. With any community there is always the issue of crime and the safety of the community members. Over the course of this semester we have looked at the many ways ...

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  • AAS346 07-13 (2008-02-19)
    My research is focused on the interaction between Korean Twinkies and FOBs in the campus. From the reading and observations, I realized the lack of interaction between these two groups. Therefore, I decided to find out the ...

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  • EPS 500_06-01 (2006-12-15)
    This project aims to answer the following questions: 1) What is the historical background of the Central Black Student Union (CBSU)? 2) Does CBSU still perform the same functions and hold fast to the same traditions and ...

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  • Kung, Brian (2008)
    Our project hinged on the ability of the undergraduate advanced Chinese and Japanese students at the UIUC to describe, during short interviews, the value of their respective languages in economic terms. We found that the ...

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  • Miles, Shemika (2007-05-15)
    This project explores the influence of past stories about college experiences on student’s decisions and issues during their college life. The author seeks to examine the meaning of college for students that attend and ...

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  • Venere, Alyssa (2008)

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  • Armstrong, Marisa; Jaronczyk, Adrian; Ruelo, Kim; White, Michelle (2006-05-15)
    This project evaluates the activity systems (composed of community, rules, division of labor, tools, subject, and motives) in the Krannert Art Museum as seen through its mission statement. It focuses on the evolution of ...

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  • Lee, Jooyun (2008)
    My research question will be based on how we feel about our racial identity as a CY student and how identity is different than our ethnicity. I am going to interview three interviewees, one from the class, and two others ...

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    application/mswordMicrosoft Word (85Kb)Restricted to U of Illinois
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    application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentMicrosoft Word 2007 (109Kb)
  • UP 474_06-02; UP 474_06-03; UP 474_06-04 (2006-12-15)
    This project investigates how participants in the university’s community outreach programs evaluate their activities, specifically focusing on Alternative Spring Break. On the basis of 16 interviews, including past and ...

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  • Hart, Quianna (2008)
    What is an ideal university? A place where there is diversity, a place where students can feel at home, and a place where students face reality and have new experiences. As incoming freshman students have their own definition ...

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    application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentMicrosoft Word 2007 (21Kb)
  • KIN 494_S06-02 (2006-05-15)
    This project describes the professional life of Dr. Laura J. Huelster (born in 1906). On the basis of archival information and interviews, the results shows that Huelster graduated from the University of Illinois with a ...

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  • Tiernan, Raymond (2010)

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  • ANTH390 07-10 (2008)
    This projected is based on interview of CY students who came to the United States alone for the better education. The author is mainly focusing different education system between Korea and United States. The main questions ...

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  • Puracchio, Louis (2007-05-15)
    This project seeks to examine the root of elitist and anti-semitic views that were expressed by many athletes involved in the Olympic revival.

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  • Holm, Kristin (2008-03-05)
    In this paper, I discuss the results of an ethnographic project about how encounter, a religious student organization, generates meaningful and sustainable community for students at Illinois State University. By way of ...

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