We provide all incoming first-year students with a powerful Common Reading book related to the year's theme. Students discuss the book in University Seminar and other courses.
Common Reading Update
2020-2021 COMMON READING
American Like Me
Reflections on Life Between Cultures
edited by America Ferrera
About the Book
Our 2020-2021 Common Reading book is American Like Me, edited by actress America Ferrera, a collection of first-person accounts from prominent figures about the experience of growing up between cultures.
About the Editor
America Ferrera is an award-winning actress, producer, director and activist. Ferrera is best known for her breakthrough role as Betty Suarez on ABC’s hit comedy, Ugly Betty.