PERC Updates

Immediately after today's PER Bridging Session, the PER Conference will be moved to the Greenbelt Marriott due to a water main break at the College Park Marriott.  The Greenbelt Marriott is located on 6400 Ivy Lane, Greenbelt, Md  20770.  Buses have been arranged to transport PERC attendees from the the Stamp Building at University of Maryland this evening to the Greenbelt Marriott with a return to the Holiday Inn College Park and Centerville Dorms.

On Thursday, July 30, buses will depart from the Centreville dorms (at 7:30 a.m.) and the Holiday Inn College Park (at 8:00 a.m.) to the Greenbelt Marriott with a return after the PERC to the Centreville dorms and the Holiday Inn College Park.

If you are staying at the College Park Marriott, the hotel should have contacted you by now to ensure that you are relocated to the Greenbelt Marriott.  If the College Park Marriott has not contacted you, please call 301-985-7100.

We look forward to seeing you at the PER Conference!


The 2015 AAPT Summer Meeting will take place on the campus of the University of Maryland, College Park.  Registration will be located in the Stamp Student Union Foyer.  Buses will be available between the Holiday Inn, Marriott and Stamp.  

The 2015 AAPT Summer Meeting App is Now Available for Download

Download Steps:

1. Download  the app by clicking here, or search the "Apple" or Google Play" stores for AAPT or the American Association of Physics Teachers.
2. Open the app and tap on 2015 AAPT Summer Meeting (SM15).

3. Click here for an instructional video on how to use the app.

Upload your contact information into the summer meeting app and be entered into a drawing to win a $100 American express gift card. 

Program Book

You can also view a copy of the official Summer Meeting Program Book and Addendum by clicking here.


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