"Writing Center Myths, Facts, and Fables:

The Stories that Surround Us"

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Saturday, October 20th,
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
University of Michigan-Flint
Hosted by the Marian E. Wright Writing Center
Like us: @mewwritingcenter
Visit us: 308 Thompson Library
Follow us: @UMFlintWC
 

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REGISTRATION

Rates:

High School Tutors - $10

College/University Tutors - $20

Writing Center Administrators/Professionals - $50

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Sponsorships and Opportunities 

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ACCOMODATIONS

  • Holiday Inn Express Flint-Campus Area

       1150 Robert T. Longway Blvd., Flint, MI 48503

       0.06 miles from campus

       810-238-7744

https://www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress/hotels/us/en/flint/fntno/hoteldetail

  • Riverfront Residence Hall (Limited Availability)

       1 Riverfront Center W. Flint, MI 48502-1950

       Rates: Students $25/night, Administrators $30/night

       Located on campus 

       810-239-1234

 *Ask for reserved rooms for MiWCA Conference.

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Directions to UM-Flint

402 Mill Street, Flint, MI 48502

Directions from I-69 (east or west):

Take I-69 to exit 137 to merge onto I-475 north toward Saginaw 1.3 mi • Take exit 8A toward Robert T. Longway Blvd. 0.1 mi • Merge onto Chavez Dr. north (stay left) 0.1 mi • Turn left at Robert T. Longway Blvd. 325 ft • Take the first left onto Chavez Dr. south to Kearsley St. 0.5 mi • Turn right on Kearsley St. 135 ft • Quick right on Mill St. 427 ft • Arrive at Mill Street Parking Deck on right

Directions traveling north from Ann Arbor on US-23:

Take US-23 north to I-69 east • Take I-69 to exit 137 to merge onto I-475 north toward Saginaw (1.3 mi) • Take exit 8A toward Robert T. Longway Blvd. (0.1 mi) • Merge onto Chavez Dr. north (stay left) (0.1 mi) • Turn left at Robert T. Longway Blvd. (325 ft) • Take the first left onto Chavez Dr. south to Kearsley St. (0.5 mi) • Turn right on Kearsley St. (135 ft) • Quick right on Mill St. (427 ft) • Arrive at Mill Street Parking Deck on right

Directions traveling north from the Detroit area on I-75:

Take I-75 north to I-475 north to exit 7 toward Court St. 6.5 mi • Follow Chavez Dr. north 0.3 mi • Continue straight on Chavez Dr. north to Kearsley St. 0.4 mi • Turn left on Kearsley St. .01 mi • Quick right on Mill St. 427 ft • Arrive at Mill Street Parking Deck on right.

Directions traveling south from northern Michigan I-75

Take I-75 south to I-475 south (9.5 mi) • Take exit 8A toward Robert T. Longway Blvd. (0.1 mi) • Merge onto Chavez Dr. south (0.5 mi) • Turn right on Kearsley St. (135 ft) • Quick right on Mill St. (427 ft) • Arrive at Mill Street Parking Deck on right

For GPS users, please use the following address:

E Kearsley St & Mill St Flint, MI 48503

Parking Lot A:

Adjacent to the north side of Mill Street Parking Deck, is Parking Lot A. This flat lot will also be open for convenient parking to attendees.

  Photo of Mill Street Parking Deck's entrance:
Photo of main entrance to conference:
Fun Fact: Use the person icon to access Street View by dragging and dropping where desired.
Photo of Parking Lot A:
Photo of Parking Lot A's entrance:
Locations of importance:
 

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Contact

For questions and concerns, please email:

Vicky Dawson, Marian E. Wright Writing Center Coordinator

vidawson@umflint.edu

 

University of Michigan-Flint

 
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