Back to School

Week of August 20, 2012 (Part 1)


It’s back-to-school time at FAU. A big welcome back to our returning students, and a hearty welcome to incoming Freshmen and transfer students.


The Art of Fielding: A Novel
By Chad Harbach. Little, Brown and Co., 2011
Call Number: PS3608 .A72513 .A87 2011

Best Practices in Student & Faculty Assessment: 2012 Edition
Primary Research Group, 2011
Call Number: LB2822.75 .B46 2011

Breaking Away
By Kristin Lattany. Ballantine Books, 2003
Call Number: Available online via Black Women Writers: African, African American, and Diaspora

The College Student (College Life in the ‘60s)
By Wilbur B. Brookover. Center for Applied Research in Education, 1965
Call Number: LB17 .C4 v.13

By J. Courtney Sullivan. Alfred A. Knopf, 2009
Call Number: PS3619 .U43 C66 2009

Ghosts of El Grullo
By Patricia Santana. University New Mexico Press, 2008
Call Number: PS3619 .A57 G48 2008

Introduction to College Life: Meanings, Values, and Commitment (College Life in the ‘60s)
By Norman T. Bell, Richard W. Burkhardt and Victor B. Lawhead. Houghton Mifflin, 1966
Call Number: LB3605 .B37 1966

The Last of Her Kind
By Sigrid Nunez. Picador, 2006
Call Number: PS3564 .U475 L37 2006 (At Jupiter)

Letting Go
By Philip Roth. Vintage Books, 1997
Call Number: PS3568 .O855 L4 1997 (At Jupiter)

Lowering Higher Education: The Rise of Corporate Universities and the Fall of Liberal Education
By James E. Côté and Anton L. Allahar. University of Toronto Press, 2011
Call Number: LB2329.8 .C2 C68 2011

Lucky Jim
By Kingsley Amis. Penguin, 2002
Call Number: PR6001 .M6 L8 2002

On Beauty: A Novel
By Zadie Smith. Penguin Press, 2005
Call Number: PR6069 .M59 O58 2005 (At Jupiter)

On Your Own in College
By William C. Resnick and David H. Heller. C. E. Merrill Pub. Co., 1969
Call Number: LB3605 .R38 1969

The Professor’s Daughter: A Novel
By Emily Raboteau. Henry Holt and Co., 2005
Call Number: PS3618 .A326 P76 2005

The Professor’s House
By Willa Cather. Vintage Books, 1990
Call Number: PS3505 .A87 P7 1990 (At Jupiter)

Straight Man
By Richard Russo. Random House, 1997
Call Number: PS3568 .U812 S77 1997

The Student Body: Short Stories about College Students and Professors
Edited by John McNally. University of Wisconsin Press, 2001
Call Number: PS648 .C64 S78 2001

Teaching Developmental Immigrant Students in Undergraduate Programs: A Practical Guide
By Myra M. Goldschmidt & Debbie Lamb Ousey. University of Michigan Press, 2011
Call Number: LC3731 .G625 2011

A Tenured Professor: A Novel
By John Kenneth Galbraith. Houghton Mifflin, 1990
Call Number: PS3557 .A4113 T46 1990 (At Jupiter)

Thinks–: A Novel
By David Lodge. Viking, 2001
Call Number: PR6062 .O36 T5 2001

The Ticking Tenure Clock: An Academic Novel
By Blaire French. State University of New York Press, 1998
Call Number: Available online via EBSCOhost

To Make a Difference: A Student Look at America: Its Values, Its Society, and Its Systems of Education
Edited by Otto Butz. Harper & Row, 1967
Call Number: LA229 .B8

White Noise
By Don DeLillo. Penguin Books, 1986
Call Number: PS3554 .E4425 W48 1986 (At Jupiter)