Location: Wyndham Gardens Sterling Heights
Michigan in Perspective: The Local History Conference
The largest of our three conferences, this year’s conference offers…
- Four keynotes
From Isolationist to Internationalist: Senator Arthur Vandenberg With Hendrik Meijer of Meijer Inc.
Interviewing Michigan: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly With Chuck Stokes of WXYZ/WMYD-TV 7/20 Detroit
From Mason to the Motor City: Malcolm X in Detroit With Ilyasah Shabazz of Ilyasah Shabazz Enterprises
A Conversation With Judge Avern Cohn With Columnist and Commentator Jack Lessenberry
- Twenty-five “breakout” sessions that address local and statewide history
- Nearly 50 exhibitors/vendors for attendees to visit
- Friday Reception featuring the musical ensemble “Michigan Strings”
- Saturday Gala: We Built This County: Voices of Macomb’s Past
- Two days full of “meet and greets,” refreshments, and optional meals
- New for 2018! Attention educators! SCECHs are now available!
This conference keeps growing each year…come see what all the excitement is about!