September 8, 2017

Upcoming Common Read Events


  • Panel Discussion
    Between the Lines: Deepening our Understanding of Henrietta’s Life and Her Cells
    Sept. 13, 5:30 p.m.
    McGovern Café and via Facebook Livestream

    Join professors Nancy Billias, Lucinda Canty, Catherine Hoyser, and Irene Reed for dinner and a Common Read panel discussion. A reduced-price dinner will be available by Café Bon Appetit.
  • Bookmarks and Brownies: Book Discussions with Snacks
    Wednesday, Oct. 4, 12–1 p.m. – Location TBA
    Thursday, Oct. 5, 12–1 p.m. – Library Classroom

    Led by Antoinette Collins and Renee Lavoie
  • Lunch and Learn
    Hands on HeLa Cells: A Lab Investigation of Immortalized Cancer Cells
    Nov. 8, 12–1 p.m.
    McDonough Hall, Room 101

    Interested in learning more about the science behind Henrietta Lacks’ story? Participate in a lab activity during a lunch and learn session.