2018 Great Lakes History Conference: Playing with History
The conference will be held Friday and Saturday in the L.V. Eberhard Center. The Friday evening keynote address will take place at the Loosemore Auditorium, located in the Richard C. DeVos Center. Both venues are located on the Grand Valley State University Pew Campus in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Conference Lodgings Information: Hotel reservations can still be made but the period to reserve the conference rate at the Holiday Inn Grand Rapids downtown has expired.
The Holiday Inn Grand Rapids Downtown, 310 Pearl Street NW, is within walking distance of the conference venue. Their number is: 616-235-7611. Other options include the Holiday Inn Express in Walker, MI at $139.75 a night (616-647-4100) and the Quality Inn in Hudsonville at $86.99 a night (616-662-4000). A host of other hotel options downtown are also available.
CONFERENCE REGISTRATION IS FREE
FRIDAY EVENING KEYNOTE LECTURE WITH DR. MARK CARNES
6PM AT THE LOOSEMORE AUDITORIUM
"The Students' War Against Higher Education: Avoiding a Rout"
SATURDAY AFTERNOON PLENARY LECTURE WITH DR. DENA GOODMAN
1PM AT THE L.V. EBERHARD CENTER
"Enlightenment, Free Speech, and the Call for Civility"