2019 WaACRAO Conference
Thursday, August 1, 2019
The Evergreen State College
s’gʷi gʷi ʔ altxʷ: Longhouse Education and Cultural Center
2700 Evergreen Parkway NW
Olympia, Washington 98505
Event time: 8:15 am to 4:30 pm
Check-in starts at 7:30 am
Keynote Speaker: Jack Miner, AACRAO President-Elect (Bio)
Online registration is now open until July 26, 2019 (11:59 pm PST).
A glimpse at some of the sessions offered at this year’s conference:
- WaACRAO Legislative Update
- PACRAO’s Leadership Development Institute
- The Changing Landscape in Higher Education Policy
- Veterans on Campus: What you need to know
- FERPA Time: Hot Topics, Accidental Breaches, and Other Delicate Scenarios
- Best Practices for Recruiting and Supporting Underrepresented High School Students
And many more…
Here are some hotels near campus.
- DoubleTree* (there are limited rooms reserved for our organization until July 1)
- Hotel RL by Red Lion
- Ramada by Wyndham
- TownePlace Suites
*When booking, let the hotel know you are with our organization and ask about government rates.
You can find more hotel information at Experience Olympia-Hotels
Daily parking passes ($3.00) are available at the parking booth located at the main entrance to campus (cash only) or at the Parking Pass Machine in F Lot (cash and cards accepted).
*Parking is free for state cars.
We highly encourage carpooling!
B Lot is closest to the Longhouse and Purce Hall
The campus map will show you how to find the parking booth, parking lots and the parking permit machine in F Lot (the parking booth and parking permit machine are indicated with an “i”).