The Southwestern Group Theory Day

at the University of Arizona, Tucson

Saturday, October 27, 2007

Scheduled Speakers: For the current schedule and a list of titles, click here.
Robert Boltje, University of California at Santa Cruz
Robert Guralnick, University of Southern California
Alexander Hulpke, Colorado State University
Thomas Keller, Texas State University at San Marcos
Nat Thiem, University of Colorado at Boulder
Simon Guest, University of Southern California
Margret Soley Jonsdottir, Colorado State University
Chris Berg, University of California at Davis
Cam McLeman, University of Arizona

All of the talks will be in room 501 of the Math Building on the University of Arizona campus. The address is 617 N Santa Rita Ave. For an interactive map of campus, click here.

The Four Points Sheraton at 1900 East Speedway in Tucson is the closest hotel (about a 10-15 minute walk to the math building). There are plenty of other options for housing near campus as well, so feel free to search them out on the internet.

Local Information and Travel:
The campus and the Four Points Hotel are about 9 miles from the airport, which would make for about a $25 cab ride. There are also shuttles and public buses available.
There are numerous restaurants within short walking distance of both the hotel and math building.
For a list of things to do in Tucson, check here. Some local favorites include the Desert Museum, Sabino Canyon, and Mount Lemmon and Summerhaven.

Contact: Please feel free to contact Klaus Lux (, J.P. Cossey (, or Ryan Vinroot ( with any questions.

Olga has some nice pictures here.
JP's pictures are here.