What is One Book, One College
One Book, One College (OBOC) is a year-long, interdisciplinary program engaging the college community through the reading and discussion of a shared book. The program aims to promote literacy and build a community of educated and empowered readers.
Campus events including book discussions, a film screening and a lecture or Symposium, will be organized for the Spring 2018 common reading book Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide (2010) by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn.
Spring 2018 Events
Them Too! Supporting Female Empowerment Worldwide Panel Discussion. Refreshments will be served.
When: Thursday, March 22, 12:15pm-1:30pm
Half the Sky Documentary Student and Faculty Screening with Q&A.
When: Tuesday, April 17, 12:15pm-1:30pm
Student-led Book Discussion of Half the Sky.
When: Thursday, May 10, 12:15pm-1:30pm
Lesson Plans and Teaching Resources
Scholarly Review Articles of Half the Sky