President's Initiatives

Featured Readings

During this year's Speakers Series several books will be available for purchase.  This is in an attempt to give the UM community a better sense of the importance of Civility in general and on our public health, law and human services university.  The books available for sale include:

Choosing Civility: The Twenty-five Rules of Considerate Conduct by P.M. Forni

  • Available for sale on Monday, August 27, 2012 from 4:45 pm - 7:00 pm, SMC CC Ballrooms
  • Book discussion held on Wednesday, November 7, 2012, SMC CC, room 353

Civility: A Cultural History by Benet Davetian

  • Available for sale on Monday, October 15, 2012 from 4:45 pm - 7:00 pm, SMC CC Ballrooms

In Search of Civility: Confronting Incivility on the College Campus by Kent M. Weeks

  • Available for sale on Monday, February 11, 2013 from 4:45 pm - 7:00 pm, SMC CC Ballrooms

Choosing Civility: The Twenty-five Rules of Considerate Conduct by P.M. Forni &

The Civility Solution: What to Do When People Are Rude by P.M. Forni

  • Available for sale on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 from 4:45 pm - 7:00 pm, SMC CC Ballrooms