Activism, and Scholarship

Association for Jotería Arts,

Travel and Housing Accommodations

Minneapolis, MI (Oct 6-8 2017)

Conference Schedule

Minneapolis 2017

FLIGHT INFORMATION: -----------------------------------------------------------------------------

The local airport is the 
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP). Be advised that there are two terminals connected via a train. 
* Terminal 1-Lindbergh                                   * Terminal 2-Humphrey
4300 Glumack Drive                                        7150 Humphrey Drive                       
St. Paul, MN 55111                                          Minneapolis, MN 55450
612-726-5555                                                 612-726-5555


PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION: ------------------------------------------------------------------------

The light rail has two lines. The blue line goes from the Mall of America to the airport and travels towards downtown Minneapolis. The green line runs from Minneapolis to downtown St. Paul. Both airport terminals are accessible via the light rail.

The University of Minnesota East Bank stop is the Green Line, Stadium Village. There are also several bus lines that run to and from campus. The light rail does not run near El Colegio High School. The most accessible bus stop for El Colegio High School is the # 14. To plan your route for public transportation visit Metro Transit. The site will include routes for the light rail and buses.

* The light rail and bus cost $1.75/$2.25 (rush hour). 
Here is more information on fares and passes. 

HOUSING: --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 

1. Hotels: Check back for more information about hotels:

The Commons Hotel (Click) 
615 Washington Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414

This hotel is the closest hotel available near the university (less then a block from campus). If interested in booking at the group rate of $153 please reserve a room by September 12th. Call 612-379-8888 and ask for the AJASS group, OR CLICK: 

Days Hotel on University 
2407 University Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414

This hotel is about 15mins walking to the university, and an 8 min bus/train ride.Call in and reserve a room from the nights of October 5 to October 8, 2017 with the group name AJAAS and get a room at a discounted rate of $99 plus tax. This group deal is only available until September 15th. Guests wishing to make reservations must call the hotel directly. The front desk can be reached at 612-623-3999. Breakfast and parking are included with the reservation.


3. Community Housing:

For those wishing to stay with local community members visit our housing message board.



For any question email us at ajaasmn<at>gmail<dot>com or check our community facebook page