MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 3
10:00–11:30 AM Small Group Event: The Namesake Book Club Kickoff!
You’ve received your Common Reading book for the year and you’ve started reading. Now you just need a small group of your new college friends to discuss the book with! Come to this session where we will discuss the first few chapters of this intriguing book in small groups. Begin exploring the themes of interpretation and adaptation that will create the foundation for our Common Reading series. It doesn’t matter if you’re only a few chapters in or have finished, we’ll find a club for you!
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13
4:30 PM Common Reading Faculty Panel
Faculty members will help facilitate a discussion of this year’s book selection, The Namesake. Come prepared to listen to and engage in the type of lively discussion that takes place in MHC classrooms.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 16
7:00PM Viewing The Namesake Movie
Film viewing and discussion to follow