Personal intellectual growth, transformative experiences, and improving information literacy continue long after one's time at RU. This is a guide meant to encourage alumni to progress on their lifelong learning journey.
The #1 New York Times Bestseller, now a major motion picture starring Chloë Grace Moretz.
Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein (Illustrator)
Publication Date: 2014-02-18
Shel Silverstein, the New York Times bestselling author of The Giving Tree, A Light in the Attic, Falling Up, and Every Thing On It, has created a poetry collection that is outrageously funny and deeply profound.
African-Black Psychology in the American Context by Kobi K. Kambon
Publication Date: 1998-11-01
An African-centered approach to psychology by Kobi Kambon, author of The African Personality in America and the African Self-Consciousness Scale (an African-centered personality test).
The Godfather of Gore Speaks - Herschell Gordon Lewis Discusses His Films by Herschell Gordon Lewis; Andrew J. Rausch
Publication Date: 2012-10-01
Exploitation filmmaker Herschell Gordon Lewis is credited with single-handedly creating the gore genre with the 1963 release Blood Feast.
This eloquent and provocative autobiography, originally published in 1972, records a day by day, sometimes hour by hour, compassionate account of the events that took place in the streets, meetings, churches, jails, and in people's hearts and minds in the 1960s civil rights movement.
The Laundromat: Inside the Panama Papers Investigation of Illicit Money Networks and the Global Elite by Bernstein, Jake
Publication Date: 2019-09-19
The Eddie Harris Interverlistic Concept for All Single Line Wind Instruments by Eddie Harris
Publication Date: 2006-01-01
Learning to Lead by Ron Williams
Publication Date: 2019-05-07
This master class on leadership, written by one of America's most prominent and successful executives, will help you develop the professional leadership qualities that deliver personal, interpersonal, and organizational success.
Let Your Music Soar by Corky Siegel; Peter Krammer; Holly Siegel (Illustrator)
Publication Date: 2007-11-30
Corky Siegel helps you to learn how to use sound and silence to make your music immediately more dynamic, tapping the entire range of feeling and sound you naturally have in you.
Jewish History - A Trilogy: Slipcase Set Containing Echoes of Glory, Herald of Destiny, and Triumph of Survival by Rabbi Berel Wein
Publication Date: 2014-10-20
World renowned historian and lecturer, Rabbi Berel Wein, paints a panoramic picture of our people from the Classical Era (350 BCE) through the Modern Era, from the end of the First Temple Era, through Cossack pogroms, from the rise of the Chassidic movement, to the rebirth of Torah in America.
Black Power by Kwame Ture; Kwame Ture; Charles V. Hamilton
Publication Date: 1992-11-10
A revolutionary work since its publication, Black Power exposed the depths of systemic racism in this country and provided a radical political framework for reform: true and lasting social change would only be accomplished through unity among African-Americans and their independence from the preexisting order.
Few were more qualified than Dempsey Travis to write the history of African Americans in Chicago, and none would be able to do it with the same command of firsthand sources.
Competition, Collusion, and Game Theory by Lester G. Telser
Publication Date: 2007-07-15
This original, quantitatively oriented analysis applies the theory of the core to define competition in order to describe and deduce the consequences of competitive and non-competitive behavior.
Home/Bass by Sterling D. Plumpp
Publication Date: 2012-10-30
Home/Bass brings to the forefront the myriad of folks that inhabit the up-South streets of Chicago or the unaltered roads of Mississippi, Arkansas, Georgia, and other pockets inhabited by Blacks throughout the South. Sterling Plumpp has lived with these folks--sharecroppers, preachers, misplaced Mississippi blues men and women.