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Check out the clips and links below for opportunities to see and hear Wes Moore talk about his book, as well as the lessons he hopes readers will learn and apply in their own lives and communities.

TIME: How to Break the Two-Party System- October 26, 2011

Wes Moore wrote an opinion piece for TIME Magazine about how the partisanship present in our country's politics can be paralyzing in a time when action is needed.  Click here for the full text of his article: http://ideas.time.com/2011/10/26/how-to-break-the-two-party-system/

 

Heroic Images: TIME Meets the New Greatest Generation- August 29, 2011

 

 

Provost Shirley Willihnganz at UofL Convocation- August 19, 2011

The Provost's speech at Convocation 2011 was all about choices, which is one of the most prominent themes of The Other Wes Moore.  She referenced Wes Moore and his book several times, along with many other entertaining and thought-provoking examples.  To see the full text of the Provost's speech from Convocation 2011, click here: http://louisville.edu/provost/fromtheprovostitems/choices-and-expectations

 

NPR Interview with Wes Moore and UofL student Sirena Wurth- August 18, 2011

To listen to or download a transcript of the interview, click here: http://www.npr.org/2011/08/18/139755304/the-freshman-common-read-the-other-wes-moore

 

The Colbert Report- June 21, 2010

 

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