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Archived Content from Conference Held in May 2015
LTE 2015: Changes and Challenges in Language Teacher Education

Location and Accommodations

The conference will be held at the Commons Hotel located at 615 Washington Avenue Southeast, just east of the University of Minnesota’s East Bank Campus.

Directions can be found on the Commons Hotel website.

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Hotel Reservations

The block of sleeping rooms for the conference was released on April 13, 2015. You can check availability at current rates by:


Parking is available at the Washington Avenue Ramp of the University of Minnesota on Washington Avenue at a cost of $3 per hour ($12 daily maximum–rates subject to change). Guests of the Commons Hotel can park for a special rate of $15 per day in the lot behind the hotel. 

Less expensive parking is available four blocks away in the Maroon and Gold Parking Complex just north of 4th Street S.E. for $4 per day.

Getting from the Airport

The Super Shuttle is a group limousine service that will take you directly to the Commons Hotel for approximately $18 one-way. A cab to the Commons Hotel will cost approximately $35-40 one way. For more information on transportation options see the the Ground Transportation page on the Minneapolis St. Paul Airport website.



Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA) • 140 University International Center • 331 - 17th Ave SE • Minneapolis, MN 55414