What: A lecture by a selected author followed by a question-and-answer session during which students may ask the author about the selected novel or related topics. Students will then participate in small-group discussions with other first-year students led by a Georgetown dean, faculty member or staff member. Attendance is mandatory for all incoming freshmen.
Date: Monday, August 26, 2019
2019 schedule details will be announced soon.
Location: McDonough Gymnasium
Preparation: All incoming freshmen are required to read the selected novel and complete a reflection assignment about the book. You will submit this assignment electronically before arriving on campus for New Student Orientation. The assignment will be announced soon.