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Lodging and Directions for Spring 2018 TRISECTION Meeting
at Valparaiso University, in Valparaiso, IN

Hotel information:

Blocks of rooms have been reserved at local hotels for the 22nd and 23rd of March:

Best Western University Inn
760 Morthland Drive
Valparaiso, IN 46385
~5 minute drive to campus
Rate is $80 + taxes per night 20 rooms reserved until February 23
Group code is 1163 with name "Tri-Section Meeting Math Dept"

Country Inn & Suites
2020 LaPorte Avenue Valparaiso, IN 46383
Walking distance to campus
Phone: 219-476-0000
Rate is $99 + taxes per night 20 rooms reserved until February 23
Group name is "Mathematical Association of America"

Online registration is now open.
-alternatively, registration by mail is available (see Announcement page)


More information from the local organizers:

  • Friday Lunch Menu: Box Lunch includes:
    -Choice of Sandwich (Veggie and Hummus, Turkey and Cheddar, or Roast Beef and Cheddar) on Wheat Bread -Lettuce and Tomato
    -Whole Fresh Fruit
    -Assorted Chips
    -Two fresh baked Freshmen Chocolate Chip Cookies
    -8 oz Bottled Valpo Water or Canned Pepsi Product
    Friday Student Pizza Party:
    -Pizza with variety of toppings
    -Water, Lemonade, Iced Tea
    Friday Dinner Banquet:
    -Tossed Salad and 2 Dressings
    -Rolls with Butter
    -Chicken Wellington: Seared Chicken with Mushroom Duxelle wrapped in Puff Pastry and served with Roasted Potatoes and Chef`s Vegetables -Apple Pie with Crumble Topping
    -Iced Tea, Water, and Coffee
    **Vegetarian option is available, but participants must request this when they register
    Saturday Lunch Menu: Fajita Bar; Buffet includes:
    -Seasoned Steak and Chicken
    -Sautéed Peppers and Onions
    -Flour Tortillas
    -Seasoned Black Beans
    -Spanish Rice
    -Tortilla Chips
    -Mini Churros
    -Lettuce, Tomatoes, Shredded Cheese, Sour Cream
    -Iced Tea, Water, and Coffee

  • Valparaiso, IN is in the Central Time Zone.

More local information from Valparaiso Unviersity:

Valparaiso University web site

Valparaiso University maps and driving directions link

Local contacts: Paul Drube, paul.drube (at), Ken Luther, ken.luther (at)

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