conference location

Beneath the University will be held April 8 - 11th, 2010. Thursday-Saturday, conference sessions will be held at the West Bank Social Center in the Cedar Riverside neighborhood of Minneapolis. The address is 501 Cedar Avenue and the space is above the Nomad Bar. Workshops schedules for Sunday will be held in rooms 609 and 614 in the Social Sciences Building of the University of Minnesota.

Please Note: The West Bank Social Center is not wheelchair accessible. If you have accessibility issues, please contact us in advance at conference@beneaththeu.org.

housing options

Free housing (with a graduate student) is available. If you need to find a place to stay, please contact Cecilia at aldar002@umn.edu.

If you have not yet booked a hotel, the university rate of $105 at the Holiday Inn Metrodome (the closest hotel to conference events) has expired.  However, if you book online you can find a similar rate, depending on availability.  Additionally there are cheaper hotels on travel websites such as Expedia.com.  The Days Inn University is about 20 minutes walk from the conference events, and has rooms for $64 as of today.

Days Inn on University

2407 University Avenue Southeast

Minneapolis, MN 55414

This is about a 20 minute walk or 10 minute bus ride from the conference location.