2015 ILLINOIS COMPREHENSIVE LITERACY AND READING RECOVERY CONFERENCE

2015 Annual Illinois Comprehensive Literacy and Reading Recovery® Conference
will be held at the Marriott Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile Hotel from January 28 - January 30, 2015!


Sponsored by Illinois Reading Recovery® Center for Literacy and National Louis University

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Travel & Lodging

Conference and Lodging Location

Marriott Downtown Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotel
540 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611

Hotel Group Rates

$163/night single and double, $183/night Triple or Quad for a standard room. 
Rate is available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights from January 26 through January 31, 2015.

Deadline

Hotel reservations must be made by December 29, 2014 to qualify for the group rates for the conference.

Hotel Reservations

  1. Make your reservation online through the hotel Web site. The group code is already entered on this page to activate the group rates.  Click here to go to hotel site to make online HOTEL RESERVATIONS
      - OR -
  2. Call 1-877-303-0104  or 1-312-836-0100.
    Specify Illinois Reading Recovery 2015 to obtain the conference rate:
    $163/night single and double, $183/night Triple or Quad for a standard room. Rate is available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights from January 26 through January 31, 2015.
    Reservations must be received by December 29, 2014 to receive the conference rate.

Parking

Parking in the Row Self Park Garage, 50 East Ohio Street, is offered at a discounted daily rate to guests staying overnight in the Reading Recovery room block at the Marriott Chicago Downtown Hotel.  The current discounted daily parking rate for Reading Recovery room block overnight guests is $27 and is subject to change. The Marriott website (http://www.marriott.com/hotels/maps/travel/chidt-chicago-marriott-downtown-magnificent-mile/ ) also has information about parking and transportation to the hotel.  

Directions

The Marriott Downtown Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotel is located at 540 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611. For directions to the hotel, please use MAPQUEST.

Transportation

By Plane: O'Hare International Airport
O'Hare Airport is approximately 15 miles from the hotel. Travel times can vary from 30 minutes to over an hour.
Options to get into the downtown area include: subway, shuttle bus and taxi. Click here for more information on these options.

By Plane: Midway Airport
Midway Airport is approximately 12 miles from the hotel. Travel times can vary from 30 minutes to over an hour. Options to get into the downtown area include: subway, shuttle bus and taxi. Click here for more information on these options.

By Train: Amtrak Union Station
Located at 225 South Canal Street, Chicago, IL 60606.
Recommendation: Use a cab or bus to travel to the hotel or other lodging near the hotel.

By Bus: Greyhound Bus Terminal
Located at 630 W Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60607.
Recommendation: Use a cab or bus to travel to the hotel or other lodging near the hotel.

Locations
  • CHICAGO DOWNTOWN CAMPUS

    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603
    (888) 658.8632
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  • ELGIN

    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (888) 658.8632
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  • NORTH SHORE

    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632
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  • LISLE

    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632
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  • WHEELING

    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632
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  • FLORIDA (TAMPA)

    Established in 1988 and located in one of the city's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to six classrooms, this location features a conference room, a computer lab with high-speed Internet access, an extensive research library and comfortable student lounges.

    5110 Eisenhower Boulevard Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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  • WISCONSIN

    NLU's Milwaukee campus has a proud history of serving graduate students in education in southeastern Wisconsin. Nearly one in five certified Wisconsin teachers looks to NLU for graduate education programs – more than any other university in the state. In addition to classrooms with high-tech media equipment, the campus offers a state-of-the-art computer lab with wireless Internet access and an extensive IDS research library.

    12000 West Park Place, Suite 100
    Milwaukee, WI 53224-3007
    (414) 577.2658
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