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Read 2 Succeed @ Norco College is a college wide reading program sponsored by the Wilfred J. Airey Library in partnership with various other campus constituency groups and programs. Each fall and spring semester, a book is selected to be the focus of a college wide read including our students, staff, faculty and local community members. Events surrounding each book include: a book discussion, a student panel discussion, and a speaking engagement and book signing by the author of the book. Additionally, refreshments and book-related prize giveaways are offered at each event.
The “2” in Read 2 Succeed is indicative of the 2 books read each academic year, as well as the 2 foundational goals of the program:
Dr. Alex Korb is a neuroscientist, writer, and coach. He has studied the brain for over 15 years. He received a BS in Neuroscience at Brown University, before earning a Ph.D. in Neuroscience at UCLA, and is currently an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the department of psychiatry at UCLA. Outside of the lab he offers personal and executive coaching, and is the head coach of the UCLA Women’s Ultimate Frisbee team. He has a wealth of experience in yoga and mindfulness, physical fitness, and even stand-up comedy.
*All events offer refreshments and exciting drawings, including prizes from Starbucks and Barnes & Noble!