2023-2024 marks the 17th Anniversary of the Common Reading Program.
Special thanks to the Shepherd University Foundation for their long-standing support of this program.
These are our past selections:
2022-2023 – Emma Copley Eisenberg spoke at Shepherd on Nov. 5, 2022; you can view a recording of that talk here. She also participated in a virtual conversation with us on Sept. 25, 2022, which you can view here.
Jeanne Marie Laskas visited Shepherd University in November 2019 to talk about her work as a journalist, the work of Dr. Bennett Omalu, and the brain disease, CTE. Watch her interview (with Shepherd staff writer, Cecelia Mason) here: https://youtu.be/__525tVnf8Y
Hyeonseo Lee visited Shepherd University in Shepherdstown, WV in October 2018 to discuss her life as a North Korean refugee and defector. Watch her presentation here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ft-GqAz_0d4