Programs & Services

Read to Lead

Participants should read the book prior to the session to optimize the cooperative learning experience.  Each Read to Lead session will be facilitated by a member of the IU East faculty or staff and a box lunch will be provided. There is no charge for these sessions; they are being underwritten by the School of Business and Economics. See the Read to Lead Lib Guide for more information.


For the Love of Cities by Peter Kageyama

Wednesday, October 8, 2014   (11:45 am – 12:45 pm)   Community Room, Whitewater Hall

Note:  This book was chosen for the third year of the IU East “One Book, Many Voices” project. The author will speak at an event open to the public on October 21, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in Vivian Auditorium at IU East (

Eventbrite - "For the Love of Cities" (Read to Lead Series)


Contagious:  Why Things Catch On by Jonah Berger

Contagious combines groundbreaking reasearch with powerful stories to anser the question, "What makes things popular?"

Wednesday, November 19, 2014  (11:45 am – 12:45 pm)   Community Room, Whitewater Hall

Eventbrite - "Contagious:  Why Things Catch On" (Read to Lead Series)


The Happiness Advantage by Shawn Achor

Friday, February 6, 2015 (11:45 am – 12:45 pm) at Room 912 (uptown Richmond)

Eventbrite - "The Happiness Advantage"  (Read to Lead Series)