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Participants have the option of staying directly on the campus of West Virginia University in Stalnaker Hall, run and operated by housing and Residential Education at WVU. The WVWW does not run or operate Stalnaker Hall, but can take reservations for your stay during the dates of the workshop.

Built in 1919, Stalnaker Hall is a newly-renovated residence hall on the National Historic Register and features suites of two fully air-conditioned double rooms joined by a common bathroom. Participants pay $94.59 (double) or $189.21 (single) for all three nights (Thursday, Friday, and Saturday), (sales and occupancy tax not included). Please note that there is an extra charge if you need to stay Wednesday night.

A list of local hotels includes:

Chestnut Hotel
345 Chestnut St.
(Chestnut Hotel is within walking distance to workshop location)

Clarion Hotel Morgan
127 High St.
(Clarion Hotel is within walking distance to workshop location)

Comfort Inn
225 Comfort Road

Euro-Suites Hotel
501 Chestnut Ridge Rd.

Fairfield Inn and Suites
2500 University Town Centre Dr.

Hampton Inn Hotel
1053 Van Voorhis Rd.

Hilton Garden Inn
150 Suncrest Towne Centre Dr.

Holiday Inn Express
605 Venture Dr.

Microtel Inn & Suites
15 Lawless Rd.

Ramada Conference Center
20 Scott Ave.

Residence Inn by Marriott
1046 Willowdale Rd.

Springhill Suites
1910 Hunters Way

Super 8 Motel
603 Venture Dr.

Waterfront Place Hotel
2 Waterfront Pl.

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Professional Writing and Editing
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December 6: English 418 Capstone Reading, 5:30 p.m.,130 Colson Hall

March 20: Mary Moore Reading, 7:30 p.m., Robinson Reading Room WVU Downtown Library

April 10: Clare Beams Reading, 7:30 p.m., Robinson Reading Room WVU Downtown Library

April 20: Calliope Reading, 7:30 p.m., 130 Colson Hall

April 27: MFA Reading, 7:30 p.m., Gold Ballroom, WVU Mountainlair