|Submission Date||Feb. 3, 2012|
University of Kentucky
Tier2-8: Themed Semester or Year
Office of Sustainability
Has the institution chosen a sustainability-related theme for its themed semester, year, or first-year experience during the past three years?:
A brief description of the themed semester, year, or first-year experience:
The Common Reading Experience book selection for the 2011-2012 academic year was No Impact Man by Colin Beaven. The University of Kentucky's Common Reading Experience is a collaborative effort between New Student and Parent Programs/Student Affairs and Academic Affairs designed to introduce new students to academic life at the University. The goal is two-fold: first, to bring new students together for a common reading experience and introduce them to academic discourse prior to the start of classes; and second, to engage the entire UK community in a common intellectual experience through year-long programming.
The sustainability-related book that was chosen, if applicable:
The website URL where information about the theme is available:
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