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April 11: ‘Global Impacts of Education’ focus common reading presentation
April 10, 2017

Asif Chaudhry, WSU Vice President for International ProgramsPULLMAN, Wash. – Former U.S. Ambassador to Moldova and WSU Vice President for International Programs Asif Chaudhry will discuss the “Global Impacts of Education” at the next Common Reading Program event, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 11, in CUE 203. This event is free and open to the public.

Dystopian novel, non-fiction are WSU common readings
March 20, 2017

By Beverly Makhani, Undergraduate Education

PULLMAN, Wash. – Two award-winning books have been selected for the 2017-18 common readings for thousands of students in first-year courses at Washington State University.

March 21: Using memoirs to cope with global issues
March 9, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – “Personalizing the global: Memoirs as instruments of healing, advocacy and resistance” is the topic of a free, public common reading lecture at 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 21, in Todd 130 at Washington State University.

March 7: Women, international development discussed
March 1, 2017

By Emma Epperly, Undergraduate Education

PULLMAN, Wash. – International development projects in Pakistan and Afghanistan – and their impacts on women – will be presented at 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 7, in CUE 203 as part of the Washington State University common reading.

Feb. 28: Pintak to discuss media, America, Islam
February 27, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – The role of the media in shaping America’s relationship with Islam will be discussed by communication professor Lawrence Pintak at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, in CUE 203 in a free, public Washington State University common reading lecture.

Feb. 15: Film about educating girls, overcoming poverty
February 13, 2017

By Emma Epperly, Undergraduate Education

PULLMAN, Wash. – A free, public showing of the documentary, “Girl Rising,” will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, in CUE 203, presented by the Washington State University common reading program.

Feb. 21: Noel Schulz to discuss women in STEM
February 8, 2017

By Emma Epperly, Undergraduate Education

PULLMAN, Wash. – Trends for women in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields will be discussed by Noel Schulz, Washington State University first lady and engineering professor, at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, in CUE 203 as a free, public common reading lecture.

Feb. 7: Panel looks at impacts of Title IX
February 6, 2017

By Emma Epperly, Undergraduate Education

PULLMAN, Wash. – Title IX and its impact on women and higher education in the United States will be discussed at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, in CUE 203 by a panel hosted by Washington State University’s common reading program.

Jan. 24: Keeping up with (fake) news
January 19, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – How and why people get news, how to keep up with current events and how to think critically about news will be discussed by WSU librarian Lorena O’English at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, in CUE 203 – a free, public presentation of the Washington State University common reading program.

Nov. 29: Film ‘He Named Me Malala’ shows at WSU
November 17, 2016

By Emma Epperly, Undergraduate Education

I-Am-Malala-BookPULLMAN, Wash. – The award-winning documentary, “He Named Me Malala,” will be screened free to the public at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, in Todd 116 at Washington State University as part of the common reading program.