Submit your essay beginning June 27 on this page for the 2016-2017 FIU Libraries Common Reading Essay.
Contest opens Monday, June 27, 2016
Contest closes Friday, January 20, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.
This contest is open to any FIU first year student (freshman) in the 2016-2017 academic year.
The Common Reading Book for 2015-2016 is "In Order to Live - A North Korean Girl's Journey to Freedom" by Yeonmi Park with Maryanne Vollers.
To make your essay a strong contender for one of the three prizes, here are some recommendations.