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One Book One Northwestern

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2016-17 One Book Selected

Nate Silver’s improbably entertaining book on statistics and forecasting, The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail — but Some Don’t, is Northwestern University’s One Book One Northwestern all-campus read for the 2016-17 academic year.

Steve Carr, Faculty Chair

A Note from Steve Carr, One Book One Northwestern Faculty Chair

Welcome to One Book One Northwestern! Over the summer, copies of this year's book will be delivered to the homes of every incoming first-year undergraduate and distributed to hundreds of members of Northwestern’ s faculty, staff and graduate student communities as well as community partners beyond our campus.

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