Category: common book project

  • Go Big Read Selected for 2019-2020

    Posted on May 1st

    Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff and students have selected Deborah Blum’s The Poison Squad as the 2019-2020 shared book selection […]

  • Go Big Read asks…What should we read next?

    Posted on Nov 15th

    Read any good books lately?! Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff, students (and public librarians) are asking […]

  • Go Big Read Selected for 2018-2019!

    Posted on Apr 19th

    Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff and students have selected Dan Egan’s The Death and Life of the Great Lakes as […]

  • What should we read next?!

    Posted on Nov 17th

    As Go Big Read approaches its tenth consecutive year, what should we read next? Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of […]

  • Keynote Event, Go Big Read (Oct 9)

    Posted on Sep 26th

    Plan to attend the Go Big Read signature event! A panel of UW-Madison experts will examine issues of addiction, education, health, politics and poverty, […]

  • In class with Go Big Read

    Posted on Jul 26th

    Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff and students have selected J.D. Vance’s Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and […]

  • Libraries Magazine, Spring/Summer 2017

    Posted on Jun 30th

    Campus librarians are partners in the instructional, research and outreach missions of the university. Read about how we engage with our community of […]

  • Hillbilly Elegy, Go Big Read for 2017-2018

    Posted on May 2nd

    Read, reflect and discuss issues of poverty, educational and vocational opportunity, and the sociopolitical reality of life in the Rust Belt with […]

  • Go Big Read! Submit Your Recommendation Today

    Posted on Jan 17th

    What should be our next big read?  There is still time to submit your recommendation! Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee […]

  • Suggest the Next “Go Big Read”!

    Posted on Dec 19th

    What should be our next big read? Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff and students are calling […]

  • Libraries Magazine, Fall 2016

    Posted on Oct 26th

    Campus librarians are partners in the instructional, research and outreach missions of the university.  Read about how we engage with our community […]

  • Author Event, Go Big Read (Nov 1)

    Posted on Sep 16th

    Save the date to attend the Go Big Read signature event! Author, sociologist (and alumnus), Matthew Desmond, will deliver his public presentation on Tuesday, […]