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Symposium Registration Fees:
(For payments, please make checks payable to "Graduate Women in Science.")
  • $25 - Student GWIS Member
  • $30 - Student Non-GWIS Member
  • $60 - Professional GWIS Member
  • $70 - Professional Non-GWIS Member

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    Atherton Hotel guests may park for free in the parking garage located beneath the hotel.
  • Thursday / Friday: Parking is available through the Penn State Parking Office ($4/day).
  • Saturday: Parking is free (Lot Red A is located adjacent to the IST Building).

  • Lodging:
    Codes for discounted rate for hotels:
  • Atherton Hotel ($95/room): GRADU190510
  • Nittany Lion Inn ($119/room): WISEF10A

  • Rooms have been reserved at the Atherton Hotel, located a block from the Penn State campus in downtown State College :
    The Atherton Hotel—0.8 miles
    125 South Atherton Street
    Toll Free: (800) 832-0132
    Phone: (814) 231-2100

    Other hotels within walking distance include :
    The Nittany Lion Inn
    200 W Park Ave
    Toll-Free: (800) 233-7505
    Phone: (814) 865-8550
    Fax: (814) 865-8501

    The Days Inn—1.1 miles
    240 South Pugh Street
    Phone: (814) 238-8454
    Fax: (814) 237-1607

    A complete listing of hotels in the State College area can be found here.

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