2017 UGRR Conference at the New Harriet Tubman Visitors Center

May 18, 2017 10:00am -
May 21, 2017 05:00pm
(GMT-5)

Event Description

 
On the Edge of Freedom:
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad in the Borderlands
 
 
What?
The National Park Service, National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom (NTF) Program and the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Conference will co-host a conference in 2017, in honor of the grand opening of the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center in Church Creek, Maryland. The conference, “On the Edge of Freedom: Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad in the Borderlands,” will be held in Cambridge, Maryland, May 18-21, 2017. This conference will explore all aspects of the Underground Railroad in borderlands—both literal and figurative.

The conference brings together scholars, site stewards, researchers, student artists, and enthusiasts from across the nation for four days of renowned speakers, panel discussions, workshops, an exhibit hall, and tours.

Click the Registration tab above for registration details.

 

         

 
Where? 
 
 
 
Thu., Fri., Sat., and/or Sunday....
This UGRR conference has something for everyone!
Beginning with choices of 4 great pre-conference workshops to choose from or a tour of Harriet Tubman's birthplace on Thursday before sessions start on Friday morning through Saturday! Also, stick around for the Sunday bus and walking tour along the Delmarva Peninsula.

Event Type:Partner Event
Category:Partner Event
Early registration ends on Apr 12, 2017.
Regular registration starts on Apr 13, 2017 and ends on May 04, 2017.
Late registration starts on May 05, 2017.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

 

Registration Fees
Fee TypeEarlyRegularLate
 Conf. Attendee Reg. All sessions and meal functions (No Workshops/Tours)
Member Fee: $125.00$125.00$160.00
Non-Member Fee: $125.00$125.00$160.00
 Teacher/Student Reg. All sessions and meal functions (No Workshops/Tours)
Member Fee: $60.00$60.00$125.00
Non-Member Fee: $60.00$60.00$125.00
 One Day Registration (Friday Only) includes sessions & luncheon only
Member Fee: $60.00$60.00$70.00
Non-Member Fee: $60.00$60.00$70.00
 One Day Registration (Saturday Only) includes sessions & luncheon only
Member Fee: $60.00$60.00$70.00
Non-Member Fee: $60.00$60.00$70.00
 Program Presenter Reg. All sessions and meal functions (No Workshops/Tours)
Member Fee: $60.00$60.00$60.00
Non-Member Fee: $60.00$60.00$60.00
 A la Carte Workshops, Tours, Reception, Banquet Tickets (proceed for fees)
Member Fee: $0.00$0.00$0.00
Non-Member Fee: $0.00$0.00$0.00
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PDF 2017 UGRR Downloadable Registration Form