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 2014 Summer Events | Travel & Visa | Lodging | Registration | Program

Summer School in Statistics for Astronomers X (June 2-6, 2014)
Statistical Modeling of Cosmic Populations (June 9-10, 2014)
Bayesian Computing for Astronomical Data Analysis (June 11-13, 2014)

The 10th Summer School in Statistics for Astronomers will begin on Monday June 2, 2014 and conclude after a full day of instruction on Friday, June 6, 2014. The two day Statistical Modeling of Cosmic Populations will begin on Monday, June 9, 2014 and conclude after a full day of instruction on Tuesday, June 10, 2014. The three day Bayesian Computing for Astronomical Data Analysis will begin on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 and conclude after a full day of instruction on Friday, June 13, 2014.

Accommodation:
A limited number of rooms with negotiated rates have been set-aside at Days Inn Penn State, which is conveniently located in Downtown State College, within walking distance to Life Sciences building, Willard building, and Cybertorium (where the summer school will be held), and to varieties of eateries. We encourage you to make lodging arrangements as soon as possible; lodging blocks will be released to the general public after May 9, 2014.

Contact the hotel directly to reserve the rooms at the group rates. Reservations for group blocks may not be made via the hotel web-sites. Check with the hotel for cancellation policies. The stated rates are basic room rates. Taxes will be additional.

Days Inn Penn State
Rate: $69 Sunday-Thursday and $99 Friday-Saturday (standard Single/Double occupancy)
Phone: 814-238-8454
Toll Free: 800-258-3297
Fax: 814-234-3377 (Attn: Heather Counsil)
E-mail: Sales@centrehotel.com

Attendees should reference PSU Astro Statistics Summer School Group Code "CGASCO" when making reservation. Individuals may also complete reservation form (PDF/DOC) and fax or email to address listed. Two business computers are available. Wireless and Ethernet hi-speed Internet available for personal laptops. In-door pool. On-premises restaurant, plus many downtown restaurants nearby. Individual cancellations not received 24 hours prior to the day of arrival are subject to a cancellation fee of 100% of all anticipated charges. 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/ and Lion Country Lodging.