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Location

Site Conference Center, Hotels, & Food
 
  
2017: Southwest Minnesota State

University, Marshall, Minnesota

       

           

       

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CONFERENCE HOTELS:
The following are available, but because of major sports events at SMSU, rooms should be reserved early.
 

Quality Inn and Ramada an easy walk from campus:

Quality Inn: Ask for rate for Minnesota Writing and English block ($85-94 + tax). Rooms held until Feb. 28.
Address: 1511 E. College Dr., Marshall, MN 56258.
Phone: (507) 532-3070

Best Western/Ramada: Ask for rate for Minnesota Writing and English block ($105 + tax). Rooms will be held until Feb. 28.
Address: 1500 E. College Dr., Marshall, MN 56258
Phone: (507) 532-3221
  

Sleep Inn and AmericInn a short drive from campus:

Sleep Inn: Ask for rate for Minnesota Writing and English block ($89 + tax). Rooms will be held until March 3rd.
Address: 1300 Nwakama St, Marshall, MN 56258, visible from Hwy 23.
Phone: (507) 401-2042

AmericInn: Ask for rate for Minnesota Writing and English block ($93-102). Rooms will be held until March 2nd.
Address: 1406 E Lyon St, Marshall, MN 56258, visible from Hwy 23.
Phone: (507) 537-9424

 
FRIDAY HAPPY HOUR & DINNER:
TBA


SATURDAY DINNER:

 

DIRECTIONS:

Marshall, Minnesota

See the maps below and to the right.
 

Address (for GPS/Online Maps) and Phone:

"The Centers at SMSU"
1501 State Street, Marshall, Minnesota
1-800-642-0684

Google Directions:
The Centers at SMSU
 

Parking: In Parking Park in the "A Parking Lot" in the southeast corner of campus--see the large map below, or click here to see/print the Augmented Campus Map.
 
Campus Map to "Conference Center" Building:

Below: In the map below, look near the bottom of the larger brown squares. The "Conference Center," labeled "CC," is the bottom-most large brown square. Just above it is the "Student Center," labeled "SC." See and print a more detailed one-page version of the map below at http://www.smsu.edu/maps/map.pdf, or the Augmented Campus Map.

Online: Go to www.smsu.edu/maps/, scroll down below the map, and then click on "Conference Center" to see its picture and location.

         

                                    

The three pictures below show the sculpture in

front of the Conference Center, an aerial view with the sculpture visible, and a close up of the Center:

    

   

Above, "Fancy Dancer" sculpture

   

          

Above, aerial View of Conference Center (top
center) with "Fancy Dancer" sculpture in front

 

  

Front of Conference Center

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Above, Marshall, Minnesota is southwest of Minneapolis-St. Paul; northeast of Sioux Falls; and northwest of Ames, Iowa. Access it by U.S. 59 or MN 19, 23, or 68. It is east of I-29 and north of I-90.

      

Below, SMSU (Southwest Minnesota State University) is on the east side of Marshall at the northwest intersection of MN 19 and 23 (pink area).

  

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Updated 10 Mar. 2017

                                                  

 

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