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13th National McNair/SSS Research CoNFERENCE and Graduate School Fair

OCTOBER 8-9, 2015 • UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE • Newark, Delaware

McNair/SSS Research Conference and Graduate School Fair
October 8-9, 2015   •  University of Delaware


Embassy Suites Hotel (recommended—selected conference activities hosted at this site)
654 South College Avenue, Newark, DE 19713

The Embassy Suites Newark-Wilmington/South is located in the heart of the Brandywine Valley, a region steeped in history and local beauty. Enjoy the many sporting activities in the locale including Frawley Stadium – home of the Wilmington Blue Rocks, and Delaware Park Racetrack. Catch the Fighting Blue Hens right across the road at the University of Delaware Sports Complex. Shopping and dining is tax free in Delaware – head to Christiana Mall to browse the many stores or enjoy a meal in one of the numerous restaurants. Head to the Wilmington Riverfront for many attractions including parks, a wildlife refuge, a museum, and a tall ship. Visit the Delaware Art Museum to view the American art collection and pieces from the British Pre-Raphaelites or spend a day in the historic district of New Castle touring the homes, churches and gardens of the quaint town. Click here for more information about this hotel.

Homewood Suites by Hilton
640 S. College Ave., Newark, DE 19713
Tel.: 302-453-9700; fax: 302-453-9600

Located adjacent to Sleep Inn on Rt. 896/S. College Avenue, across the street from the University of Delaware Stadium. Complimentary hot breakfast, indoor pool, fitness center, guest laundry, valet dry cleaning, wireless high-speed Internet access. Click here for more information about this hotel.

Courtyard Marriott Newark—University of Delaware
400 David Hollowell Drive, Newark, DE 19716
Voice: 302-737-0900; fax: 302-737-0990

Located on the University of Delaware’s Laird Campus, off Route 896 North/New London Road, adjacent to the Clayton Hall Conference Center. Guest rooms include dual line speaker telephone with data port and voice mail, high-speed Internet access, remote control cable TV, individual climate control, iron, ironing board, complimentary daily newspaper, in-room coffee, and hair dryer. Special features include an indoor pool, whirlpool, fitness center, and a restaurant with breakfast buffet and dinner service. Click here for more information about this hotel.

Comfort Suites
1570 Elkton Road; Elkton, MD 21921
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