Link of the Week | Best Books of 2017



End of term is fast approaching. As finals become a stress of the past, publishing students can finally return to what inspired them to join the program in the first place: books. And boy does NPR have an amazing desktop app to help you find your holiday read. Continue reading “Link of the Week | Best Books of 2017”

Bridging the Gap: From the Classroom to Corporate America with Bette Rockmore

Bette Rockmore, Distinguished Professor of Publishing for the 2017-2018 academic year.

On November 29, on the 18th floor of 163 Williams Street, Bette Rockmore, the David Pecker Distinguished Professor of Publishing for the 2017-2018 academic year, presented on the fundamental difference between university and corporate America – and the shifts required to “bridge the gap” between the two. Continue reading “Bridging the Gap: From the Classroom to Corporate America with Bette Rockmore”

Quote of the Week | Hans Christian Andersen

Saturday was a beautiful day in the city, was it not? Snowman-makers and selfie-takers took the pond by storm in Central Park: families set up impromptu photo shoots with wiggly, giggly babies; teenagers face-planted in the snow trying to snowboard on skateboards; a young girl dusted flyaway snow from a portrait of Elsa emblazoned on her jacket. Continue reading “Quote of the Week | Hans Christian Andersen”

Link of the Week | Shelf Awareness



I don’t know about you, but I subscribe to a number of book-related newsletters. I like the way they balance-out the news, university, and bill notifications that ding into my inbox each day. Shelf Awareness is one such newsletter recommended by Professor Denning. It publishes two newsletters a week: one for general readers, geared towards book discovery, and one for industry professionals, geared towards sales. Continue reading “Link of the Week | Shelf Awareness”