For Faculty & Staff

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How to Participate in Common Read/Common World

Incorporate the text into a class you teach
Include it as a required text or discuss the themes and topics of the book

Facilitate discussion groups 
Help guide discussions in the residence halls or as part of a Brown Bag lunch

Create programs and events related to the text
Get your department involved and incorporate themes of the book into your existing programs.

Attend Common Read/Common World events and encourage students to attend
Invite your students to join you at a presentation or viewing.

Create additional student and faculty resources
As you develop assignments or guided discussions, please consider sharing these with other faculty

Suggest a title for future consideration
When you read a particularly notable book, one that is accessible to a wide range of readers, consider nominating it for consideration. 

Please complete this brief form to share your plans to incorporate the Common Read/Common World book into your course or program.