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Physics Education Week in Pennsylvania
The 2012 AAPT Summer Meeting in Philadelphia, PA is under way! Below is important information to help your trip run smoothly:
The meeting will be held at the University of Pennsylvania with registration, exhibits and posters in Houston Hall. See the Map of Campus (pdf), the Interactive Street Map initially centered on the Crowne Plaza or an Interactive Search Map initially centered on Penn's Campus.
• Airport Transportation: In baggage claim at each terminal, there is a ground transportation desk. The attendant will assist you in connecting with the Lady Liberty shuttle (approximately $10). A taxi stand is located outside of the baggage claim at each terminal (approximately $30). SEPTA Regional Rail Airport Line connects all airport terminals with 30th Street Amtrak Station ($7).
• Workshops: You must come to registration before heading to your weekend workshop. All workshops will held in David Rittenhouse Labs (209 S 33rd Street/at Walnut). A number of workshops are still available for registration.
SM12 Theme - Physics: The Experimental Core -
The AAPT 2012 Summer meeting will take place in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, home of the first great American experimental physicist, Ben Franklin. Physics is an experimental science. Encouraging and empowering the next generation to embrace the art of experimentation that lies at the core of physics, will ensure that our field remains vibrant and alive.
The Physics Education Research Conference
The Physics Education Research Conference (PERC) is scheduled August 1-2, 2012. Click here for more information