LACOL Teaching with Tech Lightning Round @ Carleton College

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Picking up from last year’s wildly popular 2017 Tech Lightning Round at Vassar, this year’s consortium-wide workshop LACOL2018 at Cartelton College will feature THE RETURN OF THE LACOL LIGHTNING ROUND over lunch on Thursday, May 31st.

star2018 Lightning Round: Lineup coming soon
Moderator: TBA

In the lightning round, LACOL faculty and staff are invited to share an idea for a short pitch – JUST FIVE MINUTES EACH – on a digital tool or technique you’re trying in your classroom or online.

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LACOL 2018 – Getting to Carleton College

Traveling to the LACOL2018 Workshop? Carleton College is located in Northfield, Minnesota.

Carleton College
1 North College Street,
Northfield, MN 55057

Arrive by air

Scheduled passenger service is available to/from Minneapolis-Saint Paul (MSP) International Airport, a 45 minute drive from Carleton.

Getting to campus

  • Most out-of-town visitors will want to rent a car at the MSP airport and drive to campus
  • Free parking is available on campus for registered guests of the College
  • Alternatively, you can arrange a shuttle service through these recommended providers

Hotel to campus

Country Inn and Suites is in easy walking distance (~10 minutes) to the Weitz Center for Creativity on Carleton’s campus where all Workshop events will be held.  (Click here for details on arranging your hotel stay at a special rate for LACOL.  Please do not contact the hotel directly.)

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LACOL2018 – Where to Stay

For the LACOL 2018 Workshop, a block of rooms at the Country Inn and Suites in Northfield, MN have been reserved for May 30 and May 31. To ensure the group rate for the nights of your stay, be sure to make your hotel arrangements through Carleton by May 15th, 2018.

To book your stay, please <contact Karen Moldenhauer> or <complete this webform>.

Note: The Carleton team will coordinate group reservation, so please do not contact the hotel directly.

The hotel is approximately a 10 minute walk from the Weitz Center for Creativity at Carleton College where all workshop events will be held.

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