WSU’s Common Reading Program has announced the new book for first-year students entering WSU in the fall of 2016. All first-year students will be reading the best seller I Am Malala: The Story of the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban, written by Malala Yousafzai. A remarkable tale of a family uprooted by global terrorism and of the fight for girls’ education. Throughout a student’s first year, the Common Reading Program will host several events relating to issues raised in the book. In addition, professors are encouraged to share information from research and current events in their field and how it relates to the book. For further details, please read this WSU News Article.