Great Plains Honors Conference 2013

Hosted by the Attebury Honors Program at West Texas Texas A&M University

Conference Deadlines & Registration Information

Proposal Submission and Conference Registration

Proposal Submission Deadline: March 1, 2013

Registration Cost and Deadlines:

  • Early Registration $110 prior to 3/1/13
  • Regular Registration $120 prior to 3/15/13
  • Late Registration $145 prior to 3/15-3/22/13

Poster and Oral Presentation Guidelines

Boe paper competition Submissions

This award honors the late Dr. Dennis Boe, honors director at East Central Oklahoma State University.  The untimely death of Dr. Boe robbed the NCHC and GPHC of a long-time leader, scholar, musician, poet, and good friend.  Please review the Boe Award Guidelines carefully.

Boe Paper Submission Deadline: February 1, 2013 by 5pm

Recommended and Optional Conference Activities

Conference Information

The conference program provides attendees with all the important and exciting details about the 2013 GPHC Conference in Canyon, Texas!

Contact Information

Attebury Honors Program
WT Box 60247
Canyon, TX 79015

806.651.2734 (2736)

Kathey Walker
Jessica Mallard
Toni Williams

Travel Information

Hotel: The Ambassador - Please reference the 2013 GPHC Conference when calling to reserve a room.  The room rate is $89 a night based on quad occupancy and must be reserved prior to March 15, 2013.  Price includes a full hot breakfast, airport shuttle, indoor pool and other amenities.  Shuttle from the airport should be arranged directly with hotel at the time of booking. 

Airport: Rick Husband Int'l - is served by American Eagle, Continental Express, Delta & Southwest Airlines.

West Texas A&M University - is located in Canyon, TX approximately 20 minutes from the Ambassador and 30 minutes from the airport.

Conference Transportation: Transportation will be provided from the Ambassador Hotel to all conference sponsored activities.

 Important Reminders

Long range weather forecast:

Fri ~ 79 high, 47 low
Sat ~ 81 high, 49 low
Sun ~ 83 high, 51 low

Hikers: Bring a water bottle