CP Conference 2016
– $100 for faculty.
The 2016 Console-ing Passions Conference will take place in McKenna Hall at the University of Notre Dame. McKenna Hall is located on Notre Dame Avenue, directly east and across the street from the conference hotel, the Morris Inn. See the map below.
Residence hall guests: Your rooms will be in Ryan Hall. It is a 5-minute walk to McKenna Hall, our conference location. Check in is at 4:00 p.m. and check out is at 11:00 a.m. Please go directly to the residence hall to get your key. You will be asked to show a copy of your registration confirmation and some form of identification.
Last minute bookings: Several hotels are within walking distance of the Notre Dame campus, including Fairfield Inn & Suites, the Ivy Court Inn, The Inn at St. Mary’s, and the Hilton Garden Inn. Many other hotels are located within a few miles of the University, from upscale downtown options, like the DoubleTree By Hilton, to budget hotels, such as Days Inn, Comfort Suites, and Holiday Inn Express.
Travel, Transportation, and Parking
The University of Notre Dame and South Bend area are readily accessible by airplane, train, bus, and car.
The South Bend International Airport (SBIA) is serviced by Delta, United, and Allegiant airlines, with connections through Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, Las Vegas, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Newark, Orlando, Phoenix, and Tampa. SBIA is 5 miles (8k) east of the University of Notre Dame campus and 3 miles (4.8k) northwest of downtown South Bend. Greyhound and Hoosier Ride provide bus service to and from SBIA. Taxi service and rental cars are available at SBIA.
Chicago’s O’Hare airport is the closest major international hub to South Bend. Coach USA shuttle service, Barons Bus line, and the South Shore Rail Line service the Notre Dame/South Bend area from Chicago’s O’Hare and Midway airports.
Valet parking for conference attendees is available adjacent to the Morris Inn for a fee. A free visitor parking lot is available a short distance away, in the BK1 lot, adjacent to the Hammes Bookstore. See the map below, or click here for an interactive map of the Notre Dame campus: http://map.nd.edu/
Conference Organizers: Christine Becker, Michael Kackman, Mary Celeste Kearney, Susan Ohmer, and Pamela Robertson Wojcik / Department of Film, Television, & Theatre / University of Notre Dame.
Conference Co-Sponsors: Center for Creative Computing, Center for Undergraduate Scholarly Engagement, Department of Africana Studies, Department of American Studies, Department of Anthropology, Department of Art, Art History and Design, Department of English, Department of Film, Television and Theatre, Department of Sociology, Gender Studies Program, Graduate School, Institute for Latino Studies, Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts, Liu Institute for Asian Studies, Nanovic Institute for European Studies, and Undergraduate Studies, College of Arts and Letters, University of Notre Dame.