Karen Beall recently  requested information on upcoming conferences,
information that we all need if we are to function as true professionals.
This posting is in response to Karen's request and for any other
LRNASSTER who wishes to file this information for future reference and
 Professional Calendar for Learning Assistance & Developmental Education
Date <September 27-29, 1995>
Location <Evanston, IL: OMNI Orrington Hotel>
Title <Tenth Annual Conference>
Sponsor <Midwest College Learning Center Association (MCLA)>
Theme <Joining the Conversation: Sharing Perspectives Across Learning
Contact <Shevawn Eaton, Director ACCESS
         Educational Services and Programs
         Williston East
         Northern Illinois University
         DeKalb, IL 60115

Date <October 13-15, 1995>
Location <Las Vegas,NE: Emerald Springs Holiday Inn>
Title <First Annual Conference>
Sponsor <Southwest Association for Developmental Education (SWADE)>
Theme <New Beginnings: The Future is Theirs>
Contact <Beverly Van Citters
         Citrus College
         1000 West Foothill Blvd
         Glendora, CA 91741-1899

Date <November 15-November 20, 1995>
Location <San Diego, CA>
Title <National Council of Teachers of English Annual Meeting>
Sponsor <National Council Teachers of English (NCTE)>
Theme <unknown>
Contact <National Council of Teachers of English
         1111 West Kenyon Road
         Urbana, IL 61801

Date <January 2-6, 1966>
Location <Tucson, AZ: Viscount Suites Hotel>
Title <Winter Institute '96>
Sponsor <University of Arizona>
Theme <The Learning Assistance Professional as Manager>
Contact <Sylvia Mioduski
         University Learning Center
         University of Arizona
         Chemistry 214
         Tucson, AZ 87521
         email: [log in to unmask] >

Date <February 28-March 3, 1996>
Location <Little Rock, Arkansas: Arkansas Excelsior or Camelot Hotels>
Title <20th Annual Conference>
Sponsor <National Association for Developmental Education (NADE)>
Theme <Facets of Developmental Education:  A Diamond Cut From 20 Years
       of Experience>
Contact <National Association for Developmental Education
         P. O. Box 5922
         Carol Stream, IL 60917-5922>

Date <April 18-20, 1996>
Location <Alberta, Canada: Kananaskis Lodge>
Title <International Symposium on Teaching & Learning>
Sponsor <College Reading & Learning Association (CRLA)>
Theme <Changing With the Times>
Contact <Perry Franklin
         Learning Skills Centre
         Mount Royal College
         4825 Richard Road S.W.
         Calgary, Alberta T3E 6K6
         email: [log in to unmask]>

Date <October 23-26, 1996>
Location <Charlotte, NC: Adam's Mark Hotel>
Title <2nd National Conference on Research in Developmental Education>
Sponsor <National Center for Developmental Education>
Theme <not announced>
Contact <National Center for Developmental Education
         Appalachian State University
         331 Duncan Hall
         Boone, NC 28608>

Date <October 31-November 3, 1996>
Location <Albuquerque, NM: Hyatt Regency>
Title <29th Annual Conference>
Sponsor <College Reading & Learning Association (CRLA)>
Theme <Catch the Dream: Student Success in the 90's>
Contact <Vincent P. Orlando
         Dept. of Reading, Campus Box 17
         Metropolitan State College of Denver
         P.O. Box 173362
         Denver, CO 80217-3362
         email: [log in to unmask]>

[log in to unmask]       "The illiterate person is not one who cannot read,
Frank L Christ              but the person who has not learned to learn"
Emeritus, CSU Long Beach               [Freely adapted from Gurjuoy/HRRO]
Visiting Scholar, U of AZ