Information for participants


General Schedule

We will have a full schedule of talks beginning on Friday morning through 7 p.m. with a wine and cheese reception to follow; Saturday will also begin in the morning and run through 5 p.m. A dinner banquet will be held on Saturday evening beginning with cocktails at 6:30 p.m.


There are four airports in the Los Angeles Region that are possible for you to fly into. Ontario International Airport is the most convenient to Claremont, about a 20 minute drive. We will do our best to provide an airport pick up and return for you, especially if you fly into Ontario, so we strongly encourage it. For those who prefer to arrange their own transportation, driving directions and shuttle services are provided below.

Ontario International Airport
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
John wayne Airport (Santa Ana)
Burbank Airport (Burbank)


We have reserved a block of rooms at a conference rate at a hotel close by the campus (within walking distance). 

Please contact or 909-621-8612 to let her know your arrival and departure date and she will ensure there is a room reserved for you. You will receive the conference rate of $109.00 plus tax per night and arrange payment with the hotel upon check in.


The Doubletree Hotel Claremont 
555 W. Foothill Blvd., Claremont, California,
United States 91711
Tel: 1-909-626-2411  

For more information please visit:

Transportation: Taxi and Shuttle Service

We have graduate students and others on hand who are eager to arrange to pick you up at the airport. Once in Claremont there will be no need for a car for the purposes of the conference. Please let us know your arrival and departure information so that we can make the necessary arrangements.

Please provide the following information: Name, airline and flight number, arrival date and time, departure date and time. Send to

Fr those of you wanting to arrange your own transportation:

·         SuperShuttle–Ontario (Ontario Airport)

·         SuperShuttle–Orange County (John Wayne Airport)

·         SuperShuttle–Burbank (Burbank Airport)

·         SuperShuttle–Los Angeles (LAX)

Driving Directions

From Los Angeles Int’l Airport to Claremont Colleges:
  1. Exit airport going East on World Way/Center Way
  2. Take Sepulveda Blvd. Ramp toward the 105 Glen Anderson Freeway
  3. Merge onto S. Sepulveda Blvd.
  4. Take the 105 Freeway E/Imperial Hwy West Ramp toward Imperial terminal
  5. Merge onto 105 East toward Norwalk
  6. Take 105 East to 605 Freeway North
  7. Take 605 N to 10 East
  8. Take 10E to Indian Hill Blvd. Exit
  9. Turn left on Indian Hill
  10. Turn right on 10th Street
  11. Arrive at 150 E. 10th Street (Corner of College Ave. & 10th St.)
From Ontario Int’l Airport to Claremont Colleges:
  1. Start out going North on Terminal Way toward Airport Drive
  2. Turn Left on Airport Drive
  3. Turn Right on Archibald
  4. Merge onto 10 West Freeway
  5. Take Indian Hill Blvd. Exit, turn right on Indian Hill Blvd.
  6. Turn Right on 10th Street
  7. Arrive at 150 E. 10th Street (Corner of College Ave. & 10th St.)
From Burbank Airport to Claremont Colleges:
  1. Go South on North Hollywood Way Toward Thornton Ave.
  2. Turn left on Thornton Ave
  3. Turn left on Lincoln
  4. Turn Right on San Fernando Blvd
  5. Go Straight to 5 Freeway South towards Los Angeles
  6. Take 5S to 134 Freeway/Pasadena Glendale
  7. Take 134 to 210 East
  8. Exit Towne, turn right
  9. Turn left on Foothill Blvd
  10. Turn right on College
  11. Turn left on 10th Street
  12. End at 150 E. 10th (corner of College & 10th)
From John Wayne-Orange County Airport to Claremont Colleges
  1. Start at 18601 Airport Way, Santa Ana
  2. Continue on Airport Flights ACC
  3. Continue on Airport Arrivals towards CA-55N
  4. Turn on MacArthur Blvd
  5. Take CA-55 N towards Riverside
  6. Take I-5 N exit towards Los Angeles
  7. Take the CA-57 N. exit towards Pomona
  8. Take the I-10 exit towards San Bernardino
  9. Exit Indian Hill Blvd, turn left
  10. Turn right on 10th street
  11. Arrive at 150 E. 10th st. (corner of College Ave. & 10th st.)


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