Three Cups of Tea on YouTube

admin | June 29, 2009

There are numerous short videos on YouTube relating to Greg Mortenson and his work with the Central Asia Institute and Pennies for Peace programs in the Karakoram region of Pakistan and Afghanistan.   Some notable examples: Mortenson’s daughter, Amira narrates  a 10 minute video on the Pennies for Peace program which helps American children directly assist [...]

Author Appearances in the Fall

admin | June 29, 2009

Greg Mortenson, author of the HSU/CR Book of the Year for 2009-10, will be making an appearance on the HSU campus, at CR, and in Eureka this fall.  On October 20, 2009, he will appear at a CR reception in the morning, and make an author appearance with a Question and Answer format in the [...]

HSU Library has the Book

admin | June 11, 2009

Three Cups of Tea is available in many forms from the HSU Library.  Click the links to see the catalog information for call number and number of copies: Print Book Audio Book (11 discs) Print Book – Young Reader’s Edition

A Little History

admin | June 11, 2009

The past choices for HSU Book of the Year: 2008-2009 – Parable of the Sower by Olivia Butler 2007-08 – Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini 2006-07 – A Lesson before Dying by Ernest Gaines 2005-06 -  Grand Avenue by Greg Sarris & Tortilla Curtain by T.C. Boyle In case you wondered… And, since HSU partners [...]

Learn More! Take the Book of the Year Class

admin | June 11, 2009

ENGL 480: Book Club: Three Cups of Tea. Small discussion groups explore author/climber/adventurer Greg Mortenson’s dangerous quest to promote peace in Pakistan and Afghanistan by building schools and inspiring hope in war-torn remote mountain villages. CRN 42552 This is a 1 credit in-person class (ENGL 480) taught by Erin Sullivan, running 9/3-12/18, held Thursdays at [...]