Common Read author on campus Sept. 24

This is a reminder that Bryan Stevenson, author of “Just Mercy” – the 2018 Common Read book – will be on campus Monday, Sept. 24 to meet with faculty and students during the day and for a public lecture in the evening.

Please encourage students to attend one of the two smaller sessions with Bryan Stevenson at the Hunt Union Waterfront. The first session from 3:30 to 4:20 p.m. will focus on curricular issues related to the book, and the second student session from 4:20 to 5:10 p.m. will focus on diversity issues. Faculty and staff have the opportunity to meet with him from 5:10 to 6 p.m. The Mills Distinguished Lecture, at 7 p.m., is open to the public. Below are the links to sign up for these events on Campus Connection.

3:30 p.m. Students/Curricular:

4:20 p.m. Students/Diversity and Inclusion:

5:10 p.m. Employees/Curricular:

7:00 p.m. Mills Distinguished Lecture:

A calendar of events for the Common Read can be viewed at