Browse University Units and Institutional Transformation by Issue Date

  • Beier, Zach (2005-12-15)
    This project examines the General Education system and asks the following questions: What are students’ opinions of General Education? What are students expecting from the General Education Program? What is the University ...

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  • Barney, John; Mariano, Tracy; Ng, Michelle; Yoo, Christopher (2006-05-15)
    This project investigates the Patron Services within the Krannert Center and the history behind the establishment of the center, including the founders and the mission. On the basis of literature research and interviews, ...

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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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  • Kim, Hyung Sun (2006-05-15)
    This project focuses on students who fulfill their childhood dream of becoming involved in aviation and looks at the Institute of Aviation and the aviation fraternity called Alpha Eta Rho. On the basis of interviews, ...

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  • Lau, Zhiwei Joel; BTW 250-A1_06-02; Kwok, Wan-Ling; Bohlen, Edward (2006-05-15)
    This project focuses on the Swine Research Center (SRC) at the U of I to investigate what role it plays in the pork industry and how researchers work to resolve problems in an ethical manner. On the basis of literature ...

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  • BTW 250-D2_06-01; Cline, Kyle; Culberson-Fehling, T.J.; Sacher, Brad (2006-05-15)
    This project presents an overview of the Admissions Process from the University Office of Admissions and Records, examines the admissions process from both the College of ACES and the College of Engineering, and provides ...

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  • Do, Hiep; Dominiquez, Luis; Mason, Margaret; Wen, Jeff (2006-05-15)
    This project investigates the live subject research at the University of Illinois in the cognitive sciences field and focuses on the role of this research in furthering the development of artificial intelligence. The authors ...

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  • 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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  • Shakil, Somaiya; BTW 250-AI_06-01; Connor, Chase; Tsai, Ming-Tao (2006-05-15)
    This project investigates how the veterinary department at U of I handles ethical questions. On the basis of literature research and surveys, the authors provide an analysis of the history and evolution of animal laws in ...

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  • Meyer, Andy (2006-05-15)
    This project investigates the events leading up to Roger Bannister’s record-breaking four minute mile in 1954. It focuses on the role of T.K. Cureton, founder of the kinesiology department and professor of physical education ...

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  • Werner, Brad; Laan, John Vander; Wong, Kai Yeen (2006-05-15)
    This project investigates the consequences of the recent cuts in federal budget allocations for education. On the basis of interviews, surveys, and the review of documents, the authors find that most students believe that ...

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  • BTW 250-B2_06-01; BTW 250-B2_06-02; BTW 250-B2_06-03 (2006-05-15)
    This project investigates the activity system of the Admissions Department and explains, compares, and contrasts the past and present requirements used during the admittance process. On the basis of literature research and ...

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  • Mullican, Sarah; Moots, Paul; Field, Travis; Heo, Youn (2006-05-15)
    This project investigates the role of ethics and documentation in live subject research within the Biological Division of the Psychology Department at the University of Illinois. On the basis of literature research and ...

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  • Estabrooke, Clay; Kennedy, Zach; Krukewitt, Carolyn; Shah, Bijal (2006-05-15)
    This project investigates International Admissions at the University of Illinois as an activity system and compares it to the University of Michigan. On the basis of interviews and literature and internet research, the ...

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  • Green, Dale; Semmler, Nicole; Wolke, Jackie (2006-12-15)
    This project aims to answer the following main question: To what extent are the school programs socially engaged and how accountable or committed are they? And the following subquestions: 1) How do UIUC programs in ...

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  • ANTH 411_06-03 (2006-12-15)
    This project focuses on the Department of Computer Science at the University of Illinois, specifically their population of female students. The author aims to find out why there are so few females in this department, what ...

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  • ANTH 285_06-07 (2006-12-15)
    A student ethnographer asked the following question: How do parents make the decision to continue their education and what does ISU do to aide these students? The student conducted two interviews with students who were ...

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  • Valencia, Cristobal (2006-12-15)
    This project aims to answer the following questions: Are campus units aware of the Chancellor’s Committee on Latina/o Issues Report (2003) and, if so, do they have a copy and do they use it? How effective was the act/process ...

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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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  • Millis, Brycie (2007-05-15)
    This project seeks to understand the history of the physical education department through a study of its faculty and staff, with a focus on material about Helga M. Deutsch.

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