Engage

Students

 

Dylan Baker, one of the lucky L&S undergrads selected for an up-close-and-personal lunch with Ang Lee, takes the director's ideas seriously during a get-together at the Faculty Club. Photo by Peg Skorpinski (2009)
At a reception before Atwood’s On the Same Page talk, she chatted with people and posed for selfies. Photo by Peg Skorpinski (2018)

Faculty

  • Include the book or some of the issues it raises in your courses this year, and let Aileen Liu know so that she can feature it on the website.
  • Teach a freshman seminar on a topic related to the book.
  • Volunteer to serve on the faculty planning committee. Members have expertise in the themes of this year’s book, and plan engaging events related to the book. Email Aileen Liu to express your interest.
  • Volunteer to serve on the faculty selection committee. Members read widely to nominate texts to the long-list, read the long-list over the summer, and meet at the beginning of the fall term to narrow down the long-list to a shortlist. Email Aileen Liu to express your interest.

 

Katherine Boo and Deirdre English. Photo by Amanda Hart (2015)
Stephen Hawking with L&S Undergraduate Division Dean Christina Maslach (2007)

Access a Copy of This Year’s Book

New students (freshmen and transfers) receive an email in May or June with a unique redemption link to download a free copy of this year’s book. Senate faculty receive an email in March or April with a unique redemption link to download a free copy of this year’s book.

International students: need help accessing your copy of this year’s book? Refer to this resource: Redemption code instructions for international students

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