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Preserving the Legacy Through Unwavering Support

Have you ever been the lucky winner of an item at one of the Laurapalooza Auctions?  Ever wondered where the money raised by these auctions goes?  Do you know how the Laura Ingalls Wilder Legacy and Research Association actually supports

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LauraPalooza 2015 Evaluation

We hope you have enjoyed your time in Brookings! The conference committee wants to make sure your LauraPalooza experience is always the best it can be. Please fill out our evaluation and tell us how we did. Fill out the evaluation here. Please

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Medical Issues at the Conference

Hopefully no one will need to know this information, but after an unfortunate allergic reaction at a conference I attended a couple of years ago I wanted to be sure that everyone knew the basic medical information. The campus does

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Directions on the SDSU Campus

This information has already come your way, but I wanted to remind everybody about where to find things on campus. You will probably come into Brookings from either the east or the west on Highway 14 aka the Laura Ingalls

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WiFi at the Conference

If you’re are coming to the LauraPalooza conference the South Dakota Student Union, where almost everything will be held, has a unique system for getting on their wireless system. In the student union: 1. Select “SDSU Guest” wireless server from

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What Should I Wear?

When I’m coming into a new situation one of my first questions is “What should I wear?” LauraPalooza is a mix of academic conference and Laura Ingalls Wilder fan meet-up so you might be even more confused about what to

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Registration Materials Are Ready!

An email with a link to registration materials for LauraPalooza 2015 (also available here) has been sent to all who registered for the conference. If you don’t see an email from the LIWLRA within the next few hours, check your

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Going to LauraPalooza? Read This, Please!

Some last-minute, important details for those planning to attend LauraPalooza 2015.

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Did the screen flash by too fast?

When I registered the final screen showing what I selected and the total owed flashed by awfully fast. You should have gotten an e-mail with all the information of what exactly you registered for and you may want to take

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Single Day Registration for LauraPalooza 2015 Now Open

If you’ve been holding off on registering for the conference because you can’t come the full time – Good News! The option of registering by the day (Thursday or Friday) is now open on the site. They’ve been added to

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