2016 MWERA Annual Meeting

will be held Oct. 26-29 in Evanston, Illinois

Near Northwestern University, minutes from downtown Chicago

Hotel Orrington Evanston

Upcoming Program Information:

2016 Annual Meeting program

Call for proposals

Link to All-Academic proposal submission system

Registration for the Annual Meeting will be available through our secure Online Store. Alternatively, you may download, complete, and mail this registration form. Early-bird registration is available until Sept. 25, 2016.

Distinguished Paper Award

2016 Annual Meeting Theme: Engaging global communities through education, research, policy, and practice.

When: October 26-29, 2016

What: Invited speakers, Focused workshops, Peer-reviewed papers, Research-in-progress papers, networking opportunities.

Program Chair: Kate Akers, Ph.D. e-mail: kate.akers5@gmail.com

Where: Hilton Orrington Hotel, Evanston, IL

A limited block of rooms has been reserved at the Hilton Orrington Hotel for a special conference rate of $155/night. When reserving, please identify yourself as an attendee of the Midwestern Educational Research Association. You may reserve your room via telephone at 1-888-677-4848 or on the web at www.orringtonevanston.hilton.com by entering the code (MEDU) in the box marked "Group/ Convention Code." The deadline for this special rate is September 25, 2016. However, rooms are limited and are being offered on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Directions to Hilton Orrington hotel

Nearby parking accommodations

Trip planner for taking the CTA train from Midway or O'Hare airport to Evanston

Pace Bus service to/from O'Hare airport ($1.75 for one way trip)

Downtown Evanston has nearly 90 restaurants and cafes, and an abundance of shopping establishments within easy walking distance of the hotel. Download a directory of downtown Evanston.

Further Information about downtown Evanston.