Bridges to Academic Success
A Symposium on Meeting ESL Students Where They are & Leading Them to Success
July 22nd to 24th, 2013
Ferris State University | 1301 South State Street, IRC 134 Big Rapids, Michigan 49307-2748
International Lighthouse Summer Symposium
July 22-24, 2013

International Lighthouse Summer Symposium

A Symposium on Meeting ELS Students where they are and Leading them to Success. The Lighthouse Symposium will be held at Ferris State University in the Interdisciplinary Resource Center (IRC), Room 134. Registration check in will begin at 8:00 am along with breakfast from 8:00-9:00.

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To print a registration form click here.  

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Ferris State University reserves the right to cancel programs due to insufficient enrollment with full refund.

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Ferris State University has made special arrangements with the Quality Inn, which is within walking distance of Ferris State campus. When you call to make room reservations, ask for the Symposium rate which is $59 per night.

Quality Inn & Suites
1705 S. State Street
Big Rapids, MI US 49307
Phone: (231) 592-5150

  • Please register by July 12th, 2013 to avoid a $100 late registration fee.

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Note: We accept Mastercard and Visa credit cards only.