Location

"Make Your Own Luck," Communication Central’s 13th annual Be a Better Freelancer® conference, was held September 21–23, 2018, at the Hilton Garden Inn Rochester/University & Medical Center in College Town, Rochester, NY. Participants made this their “lucky 13” as they planned to launch or enhance their freelance writing, editing, proofreading, indexing, graphic arts, website development, etc., businesses.

The hotel complex included a Barnes & Noble bookstore and several shops and restaurants.

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The College Town complex includes the conference hotel and a wealth of shops and restaurants to enjoy. It's within a block or two of scenic Highland Park and a number of neighborhood resources, and right next to the University of Rochester's (UofR) Strong Memorial Hospital/Medical Center and across the street from historic Mt. Hope Cemetery. Genesee Valley Park is nearby for running/jogging, with a public golf course, outdoor swimming pool and canoeing/kayaking rentals for cruising on the Genesee River. The UofR River Campus is only a few blocks away.

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