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  • Childhood Obesity in the Greater Chicagoland Area: A Geographical & Social Analysis 

    Yan Yuen, Mei (2013-09-06)
    Obesity in young children is becoming a problem and it is growing rapidly. This thesis focuses on childhood obesity in greater Chicagoland, which includes Cook and Lake County, Illinois, and Kenosha County, Wisconsin. ...
  • The Great Fire in Pictures 

    Caruso, Anthony (1998)
    The book is a series of pictures which tell the tale of the biggest natural disaster to ever hit Chicago in its almost 200 year history. The two hope their "selection {of pictures} constitutes... a vivid pictorial account ...
  • Miller's Chicago 

    Caruso, Anthony (1998)
    Donald Miller's book on the Windy City is one of the best histories of the city of Chicago ever written. A comprehensive history of the city's beginnings, the book covers everything from the first exploration of the area ...
  • O’Hare Airport: An Investigation of the Relationship between Airline and Road Traffic 

    Parker, Dustin (2013-09-20)
    Geography Information Systems (GIS) is used highly in transportation in order to improve traffic flow for the future. Chicago O’Hare is one of the busiest airports in the world. Thousands of airlines fly in and out of ...
  • Quantifying Urbanization and Fragmentation of Agricultural and Forested Lands in Kenosha County 1988-2008 

    Geise, Sarah (2013-09-06)
    Kenosha County’s proximity to Milwaukee and Chicago limited industry to manufacturing in the 20th century. In the past two decades Kenosha has increased its role in commercial economy. This resulted in changes in land use ...