- Eastern Washington
- Montana State University
- North Dakota State University
- Portland State University
- Sacramento State University
- San Francisco
- Seattle University
- University of Alaska
of British Columbia
- University of Idaho
- University of Victoria
- University of Alberta
- Western Washington University
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This first annual conference, in
the western region of the US and Canada, is a collaborative effort
of 12 universities with graduate programs engaged in the study of
the education of adults. The conference provides a forum for practitioners
and researchers to present research, and
to learn, debate, explore ideas, collaborate, and dialogue with each
other. Papers, roundtables, and poster presentations that discuss
practices, concepts, evaluations, and research studies for educating
adults will be presented. Professors, graduate students, researchers,
teachers, trainers, and administrators are invited to join the discussion
and collaborative effort to share theory and practice on the education
Paper Submission Guidelines for Presenters
The conference will examine
the role of social justice and the lifelong education of adults
in a global world.
A special feature of the conference
is a forum for graduate students, designed to help make the
transition from student to professional educator. Sessions
on professional development, choosing a career path to educate
adults, writing for publications, and conducting research
Come experience the beauty of fall in the Pacific Northwest! In addition to the conference, special events are planned that will embrace the Pacific Northwest's cuisine and culture. Western Washington University is in Bellingham, Washington, which is easily accessible by air, train, or bus. It is located two hours north of Seattle and one hour south of Vancouver, BC. You are welcome to stay at the Best Western Lakeway Inn, the conference hotel, for $89 (double) with free shuttle to the conference. To find out more about Best Western Lakeway Inn amenities please visit www.bellingham-hotel.com (reservations must be made over the phone).
Conference Hotel Reservations: You may reserve a hotel room for the conference by contacting the Best Western Lakeway Inn at 360-671-1011 or 1-888-671-1011 to obtain the conference rate of $89. Please identify that you are with the WRRCEA when reserving. Reservations must be made by September 20, 2007 to obtain the conference rate.
Sponsored by the WWU Woodring
College of Education.
Ratcliff Daffron for more information at (360) 650-2977or Sandra.Daffron@wwu.edu
WRRCEA 2007 Conference Pictures