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Childcare will be offered for children of conference attendees

The planning committee is pleased to provide a childcare program for children of conference attendees. 

ASUM Child Care and Preschool Program ( will provide the basic childcare system (with matching wrist-bands for parents and kids) and the trained childcare providers.  The childcare providers will be UM students who work in their childcare or preschool programs.  Students have already undergone background checks and have received childcare training. 

WHO: Children of all ages are welcome

WHEN: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm on the day of the conference - arrive a little early to complete a quick enrollment form

WHERE: McGill Hall (in the old Co-Teach Preschool area)  The drop off parking area is behind McGill Hall  by the playground next and to the Griz pool.  No parking permit will be needed as it is a week-end.

COST: Free

Early registration is necessary to insure availability. If you require child care, please fill out the child care information box on the conference registration form.

What to bring

Please bring all the supplies, food, and equipment that your child will need, including snacks, lunch, and age appropriate toys.  Parents with infants need to bring pack-and-plays.  Please put your child’s name on all items. The program will provide a refrigerator on-site and some basic supplies for activities such as crafts and games.

  • Organization Committee: Earle Adams, Isa Atkinson, Perry Brown, Duncan Campbell, Min Chen, Josh Davis, Ruth Guthrie, Beki Hartmann, Mary Kamensky, Greg Machek, David Moore, Sandy Ross, Kelly Speer