Professional journalists' Region IX meeting to focus on the West
the USU department of journalism and communication
The USU campus will play host in April to professional and student journalists from throughout the Intermountain West.
The Region IX meeting of the Society of Professional Journalists, representing Utah, Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico and El Paso County, Texas, will have meetings, discussions and presentations on "The Growing West: What's Happening."
"The Growing West: What's Happening"
Friday, April 6, 6:30
to 8 p.m.
Saturday, April 7
10:20 to 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 to 11:50 a.m.
1:30 p.m. Main 117
Please send the following form to Penny M. Byrne, Journalism Department, Utah State University, 4605 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322-4605 no later than March 23, 2001.
Address:______________________________ SPJ Membership #______________
Registration fee enclosed: $25 member_______ $30 non-member____________
(Fee includes Friday evening buffet, breakfast & luncheon Saturday)
Will you be attending the buffet Friday evening? Yes_______ No________
We have not reserved rooms at any Logan hotel; however, all of the accommodations listed below are excellent. Contact the hotel directly.
Baugh-Best Western 153 S. Main 435-752-5220 $46-$72 single, $52-78 double
Comfort Inn 447 N. Main 435-752-9141 $50 single, $52 double
Crystal Inn 853 S. Main 435-752-0707 $59
Days Inn 364 S. Main 435-753-5263 $48
Super 8 Motel 865 S. Main 435-753-8883 $38.88 single, $46.88 double
Weston Inn 250 N. Main 435-752-5700 $55 single, $59 double
Logan is about 85 miles north of Salt Lake City in a beautiful high mountain valley. From the SLC airport, take I-15 north to Brigham City; turn east on US 89-91, following signs to Logan. The highway becomes Main Street. The motels listed above are on Main Street. To get to the campus, go east on 400 North Street and turn north on 1200 East. At the traffic light, turn west. Parking is available in the Parking Terrace or in any of the campus lots. Old Main has a tower topped with a large, white "A." It is on the southwest corner of campus.
The Logan Golf and Country Club is at 700 North and 1500 East. From 400 North, turn north on 1500 East and it's the first right turn into the parking lot.