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Midwest Chapter/MLA 2009 coming in October

Plans for the 2009 Midwest Chapter annual conference are firming up, and a lot of information has been added to the web site at http://midwestmla.org/conference2009/. Check it out and start making your plans to come to Columbus, Ohio to Seek, Explore, Discover with us October 3-6, 2009.

If you are unable to attend the MLA annual meeting this year, the Midwest Chapter meeting may be your only chance to meet with colleagues from across the region and recharge your professional batteries by engaging with stimulating speakers and attending top-quality CE courses. And youll get all of that at a bargain rate! Even if your institution pays only a part or none of the cost for you to attend professional meetings, youll get the most for your money at a regional meeting.


Registration for the conference has not yet opened, but you can still begin now to prepare by:

  • Checking out the conference web site http://midwestmla.org/conference2009/
  • Submitting your travel request to your administrators
  • Submitting a paper or poster abstract (May 31 is the deadline)
  • Choosing CE courses of interest to you
  • Making a reservation at the Hyatt on Capitol Square in Columbus for Oct. 3-6
  • Talking to your colleagues about attending

  • See you in Columbus in October!

    The Midwest Chapter/MLA 2009 Publicity Committee