Common Read Book Discussions

  • MSU Moorhead will hold several talking circles about the Common Read book. You’re invited to be a part of this meaningful and potentially incredibly impactful campus and community discussion to explore the power of education, the importance of corporate and community responsibility, and the value of seeking solutions together.

    The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates, by Wes Moore

    Through unforgettable and sometimes chilling storytelling, Moore will inspire readers to see solutions instead of problems, explore ways to overcome challenges, identify how to uplift others, and discover the power to achieve any goal.

    Themes of the book include:

    • Identity
    • Personal Values
    • Decision Making
    • Loss, Faith and Redemption
    • Peer, Parent and Community Support
    • Goals

    A guide with resources related to The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates can be found on the Common Read LibGuide.

    Upcoming Book Discussions

    • Thursday, Sept. 12 at 7:30 p.m. in MSUM’s Intercultural Center
      Comstock Memorial Union 120
    • Monday, Sept. 23 at 6 p.m. in MSUM’s American Indian Center
      Comstock Memorial Union 115 
    • Comstock Memorial Union is located at 615 14th Street South, Moorhead, Minnesota. Directions and campus map.