The One College One Book Funding Project

What do these books have in common?

2010: The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
2011: The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien
2012: In the Heart of the Sea by Nathaniel Philbrick
2013: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
2015: Blackbird House by Alice Hoffman
2016: Orphan Train
2017: The Martian
2018: The Promise of a Pencil by Adam Braun
2019: The Curious Incident of the dog in the night-time by Mark Haddon

Each of these books has been chosen to read as part of the past nine years of the One College, One Book program. Each year this program serves as a catalyst for read aloud sessions, campus debates, community lectures, educational films and much more. Each year the Once College, One Book Committee purchases over 100 books for our students to read & keep.

As an ongoing effort to promote this program and to secure its impact on the college community. The Educational Foundation pursues various funding avenues each year in order to ensure the program is able to be continue to serve as a tool for our college community.