The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down, by Anne Fadiman is what Meredith College read this summer. Theme for the year: Ethical leadership
The Water Planet: A River Runs Through Us by John Graves is what Texas StateUniversity read and the theme was of course, water.
Groucher College's incoming first year and transfer students read The Death of Vishnu by Manil Suri. The themes were modern India and human mortality
College of the Holy Cross read The Omnivore's Dilemma by Michael Pollan.