The shared common reader is a unique opportunity to engage in a meaningful conversation with your fellow students and to begin to share in the intellectual life of the entire UD community. The book is read before arriving on campus with speakers, films, and other cultural events, organized around the theme of the book throughout your first semester.

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My Beloved World

The first Hispanic and third woman appointed to the United States Supreme Court, Sonia Sotomayor has become an instant American icon. Now, with a candor and intimacy never undertaken by a sitting Justice, she recounts her life from a Bronx housing project to the federal bench, a journey that offers an inspiring testament to her own extraordinary determination and the power of believing in oneself.

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Posted on 06/05/2013

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor will visit the University of Delaware campus, September 19, 2013, to discuss her best-selling memoir with new freshmen who are being asked to read it before coming to campus.  

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 U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor to visit UD, September 19, 2013.


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