The 2013 common read for The University of Rhode Island is Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks. Ms. Brooks visited URI on Tuesday, September 24th. For information on her presentation visit: http://www.uri.edu/hc/
Visit the URI common read blog at URICrossings2013.tumblr.com
Students learn about the common reading program at orientation. All first-year students receive a copy of the and are expected to read it by September. Program updates will be shared on this page - check back!
Previous Common Readings:
Fall 2012: Mountains Beyond Mountains by Tracy Kidder
Fall 2011: No Impact Man by Colin Beavan
Fall 2010: A Hope in the Unseen: An American Odyssey from the Inner City to the Ivy League by Ron Suskind
Fall 2009: Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri