KUMC One Book

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A common reading experience supported by the Peter T. Bohan Lectureship

Help select the 2018 KUMC One Book

The three finalists for the 2018 KUMC One Book are below. You can view the book descriptions and then cast your vote for the book you would like our campus to read. Don't forget to submit your vote by Aug. 25. Stay tuned for the book announcement and early bird enrollment period in December.  

Brain on fire
Integration Nation Lab Girl
Brain on Fire 
by Susannah Cahalan
Integration Nation
by Susan E. Eaton
Lab Girl
by Hope Jahren


Vote Now


The executive vice chancellor invites all University of Kansas employees and students located on the medical center campuses of Kansas City, Salina and Wichita to participate in the annual KUMC One Book program. This program features a common reading book, group discussions, and Peter T. Bohan Lecture. A free copy of the book will be provided to everyone who opts in to the KUMC One Book program while supplies last. Learn more about the KUMC One Book program

Eligible to participate: 

  • University of Kansas employees and students located on the medical center campuses of Kansas City, Salina and Wichita. (Please note: Employees must work for the state of Kansas to enroll in this university-sponsored program.) 

How to opt in:

  • Sign up online during our early bird sign up in December or regular sign up period in January.
  • Once you opt in, you'll receive information about book pick up. Please note that supplies are limited.
Last modified: Aug 09, 2017
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