Conference Chair
Deborah Proctor
Minnesota State Colleges and Universities


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OpeniWorld: eLearn2008

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eFolioWorld Summit Joins MERLOT in Minneapolis


July 1, 2008
Cut-off date for group room rate at the Minneapolis Hilton

July 6, 2008
Early Registration ends





During the 2008 MERLOT International Conference, the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities would like to invite conference attendees to join various representatives from Minnesota for a Dine Around at their favorite restaurants.

The Dine Around will be held on Friday, August 8th. All participants are to meet their fellow diners and Minnesota host in the lobby of the Hillton Minneapolis at 6:30PM. Each participant is responsible for paying his/her own bill. There is a limit of 10 diners at each restaurant. When a restuarant becomes full, it will no longer be an option on the sign-up form.

See the registration desk to sign up

Available Restaurants: $=low $$=mid-range $$$=high-range

1. The Dakota Jazz Club and Restaurant, Upscale Dining, $$$
Distance: Three Blocks

2. Melting Pot, Fondue,  $$$
9th Street & Nicollet
Distance: One Block

3. Buca di Beppo, Italian, $$$
12th Street & Harmon
Distance: Five Blocks

4. Salsa a La Salsa, Mexican/Spanish $-$$
14th Street & Nicollet
Distance: Five Blocks

5. Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse, $$-$$$
13th St & Nicollet
Distance: Four Blocks

6. McCormick & Schmick's, Seafood, $$-$$$
9th Street & Nicollet
Distance: Two Blocks

7. Bombay Bistro, Indian, $$-$$$
8th St  & Marquette
Distance: Two Blocks

8. Palomino, Bistro, $$-$$$
9th St & Hennepin (2nd Floor)
Distance: Five Blocks

9. D' Amico Cucina, Italian, $$-$$$
6th Street & 1st Ave N
Distance: Nine Blocks

10. Masa, Contemporary, Mexican $$-$$$
11th Street & Nicollet
Distance: One Block