Vote in the CRE Photo Contest
Vote now in the University of Kentucky 2013 Common Reading Experience Photo Contest! The deadline to submit your vote for your favorite entry is Monday, September 23rd. The contest winner will receive 2 VIP front row seats to Kelsey Timmerman's author lecture on October 15th and a fast pass to meet Kelsey at his book signing! Good luck to all of our entries!
Click here to view the photos and cast your vote now!
All students will receive a FREE copy of this year's Common Reading Experience book at their Advising Conference. Be sure to finish reading the book and complete your QLC Assignment by August 23, 2013 in preparation for the book discussion all new students will have with their K Team during K-Week. Also, don't forget to look for programming and events (link to the programming page) related to the book throughout the year!
- Inside your book you will find a bookmark with your QLC Assignment.
- Q = Quote Bring your favorite quote from the book.
- L = Life Lesson What life lesson have you take away from the book?
- C = Character What character or person from the book do you most identify with, and why?
- Be sure to complete this assignment before you come to campus, and bring it with you to your book discussion on Tuesday, August 27, 2013.
- You can download a form to complete your QLC assignment here.
Where Am I Wearing? Reading Guide
Click here for a reading guide to this year's book.
CRE Contest Information
If you are a first-year student, you are eligible to enter your QLC for a chance to win front row seats and a fast pass to meet Kelsey Timmerman, author of Where Am I Wearing?, during his author lecture in October!
Entering is simple! During your CRE discussion in your K Team meeting on August 27th, simply tell your K Crew leader you would like to submit your QLC to be entered into the QLC Common Reading Contest.
Office of New Student and Parent Programs professional staff will pick the top QLC finalists based on originality, critical thinking, creativity, and demonstration of general reading comprehension. Finalist QLC's will then be sent to Kelsey Timmerman, and he will select the winner. The winner of the contest will be announced on September 19th.
The grand prize winner will receive 2 VIP front row seats for Kelsey's author lecture on October 15th, as well as a fast pass to meet Kelsey and get a copy of the book signed following the lecture. In addition, the winner's QLC will be featured on the New Student and Parent Programs website. Please note: Only QLC's submitted to K Crew leaders at the CRE discussion will be accepted.