Summer School in Statistics for Astronomers and Physicists
II will begin on Tuesday, June 6 and conclude after a full day of
instruction on Saturday, June 10. The SCMA IV
conference will begin on Monday, June 12 and conclude during the
afternoon of Thursday, June 15.
A limited number of rooms have been set-aside at the following
locations. We encourage you to make lodging arrangements as soon as
possible; lodging blocks will be released to the general public on May
5. Summer school participants
may prefer to stay
at Days Inn Penn State, as it is conveniently located in downtown
within walking distance to Thomas and Willard Buildings (where the
summer school will be held), and to varieties of eateries.
Days Inn Penn State -- Recommended hotel due to
Rate: $59 (single occupancy, $69 double occupancy)
Toll Free: 800-258-3297
Attendees should reference "astrostatistics" block code "AST1"
when making reservation. This hotel is located downtown and just 1
block from the Penn Sate campus. Two business computers available.
Wireless and Ethernet hi-speed Internet available for personal laptops.
In-door pool. On-premises restaurant, plus many downtown restaurants
nearby. Airport shuttle is available (upon arrival to the University
Park/State College airport, call the hotel from the courtesy phone
located near baggage claim).
Rate: $59 (1 - 4 people/room)
Attendees should reference "astrostatistics" when making
reservation. The hotel is walking distance via a residential
neighborhood to the conference site.
Amenities include high-speed Internet, complimentary breakfast, indoor
pool and exercise room, and business computer in lobby. All rooms are
suites and include in-room refrigerator. Airport shuttle is not
Nittany Lion Inn
Rates: $102 single, $112 double, $122 triple, $132 quad
Toll-free phone: 800-233-7505
Attendees should reference "SCMA" or reference room block code: SCM0611.
The Nittany Lion Inn is a historic, elegant hotel on the Penn State
campus and is within walking distance to the conference site. Campus
parking is provided in a nearby parking deck/garage. Airport shuttle is
available (upon arrival to the University Park/State College airport,
call the hotel from the courtesy phone located near baggage claim).
Rates: $80 single, $90 double
Attendees should reference "Astrostat" when making reservations.
This hotel is in downtown State College and within walking distance to
the conference site. Airport shuttle is available (upon arrival to the
University Park/State College airport, call the hotel from the courtesy
phone located near baggage claim).
Additional lodging choices
are listed at http://www.visitpennstate.org/