The 2008-09 New Student Reading Project brought new students, faculty and administrators together to discuss Garry Wills' Pulitzer Prize-winning 1992 book, "Lincoln at Gettysburg: The Words That Remade America."

Panelists for the Oct. 17 discussion included:

  • Michael Dorf, Robert S. Stevens Professor of Law, Cornell Law School
  • Edward E. Baptist, Associate Professor of History, Cornell University
  • Glenn C Altschuler, Thomas and Dorothy Litwin Professor of American Studies and Dean of the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions, Cornell University.