UMCES Faculty Convocation 2015
NOTE: Event has been moved! Please read below.
16 Church Circle
1 May 2015
8:30 - 9:00 - Continental Breakfast
9:00-1:00 - Convocation and Lunch (includes State of the Center and President's Award for Science Application)
1:00-2:00 - Commencement (includes remarks from UMCES and MEES leadership; Distinguished UMCES Alumna - Dr. Holly Bamford, Assistant Administrator, NOAA; and hooding ceremony of UMCES graduates)
If you have already registered for Convocation and/or Commencement, no action is needed.
If you have NOT registered for Friday but now plan to attend, please email email@example.com.
Baltimore Hotel Reservations:
Contract with Fairfield Hotel has been cancelled.
- If you made your reservations within the block reserved for UMCES, those rooms have been cancelled for you.
- If you made your reservation outside the UMCES block or at another hotel, you must cancel your own reservation.
If you need to stay over Thursday, April 30, there are plenty of hotels in Annapolis either downtown or nearby. There is no contract with a hotel for rooms. A couple of choices are -
- http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/bwian-courtyard-annapolis/. This is on Riva Road, current Government rate of $100/night
- http://www.westinannapolis.com/ . This is the Westin across from our Annapolis Office. They have only a few rooms left for Thursday evening but will grant you the Government rate of $121.00 for that night if you call – Stephanie Rusk at 410-972-4302 or firstname.lastname@example.org or, if she is not in, Donna Flynn at 410-972-4304.
For other hotels in Annapolis you should always ask for the Government rate.
For parking locations and shuttle services, go to: http://www.downtownannapolis.org/_pages/transport/tr_parking.htm