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Info for moderators

Are you a moderator? Great! Find Kim Detterbeck. She’s in charge of moderating. If you can’t find her, don’t panic. Just follow steps 2-7. Attend your session. Get there a little early. Ask the presenters if they need anything like … Continue reading

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Set-up info for poster presenters

If you are presenting a poster on Thursday, set up is at 3pm in the Great Hall. Don’t want to carry your poster around with you all day? You can store it safely with Tabitha Hanslick Nguyen on the 5th … Continue reading

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Wireless Access at FIT

Making sure your computer is ready Basically, before you leave home, make sure your operating system (either Windows or Mac) and antivirus are updated. http://www.fitnyc.edu/antivirus Your username and password Update: these are case sensitive! FIT Username:  FIRSTNAME_LASTNAME Password:  Summer2012 The … Continue reading

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Remember to bring your linens!

As we mentioned, FIT does not provide linens of any kind. If you want to use a towel, pillow, sheets, or blanket at any point during your stay, you will have to bring them. I know this is not ideal, … Continue reading

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A note on checking in

Update: FIT has notified that they do not need to collect any additional information from you at check-in. FIT Summer Housing has asked us to provide the home addresses, phone numbers, and birth dates of all who are staying in … Continue reading

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Thursday dinner – Dine Arounds

Instead of the usual Thursday night group dinners, this year at SUNYLA we will be having dine arounds! Pick out the restaurant that sounds best to you, and sign up for it. On Thursday night, June 7th, at 6:30, groups going to … Continue reading

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Diversions and an Invitation

Diversions are now listed as part of the registration form. To add a diversion go to: http://www.sunyla.org/registration/2012/ and modify your registration with your conference confirmation number. You’ll need your confirmation number and last name to modify your registration. You may … Continue reading

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Where to eat?

Our local arrangements committee went overboard in creating a list of local eateries. The link below is to a Google Spreadsheet of the restaurants. Each entry has the name of the restaurant and a link to its web site (with … Continue reading

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Train and subway info for upstaters

If you are coming in by Amtrak or LIRR, then you have it easy. Penn Station is so close to FIT that it’s on their campus map! If you’re coming in by Metro North, then you’ll arrive in Grand Central … Continue reading

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Arriving early? What to do on Tuesday:

Association of Jewish Libraries – New York Metropolitan Area – Spring Conference The New York Metropolitan Area Chapter of the Association of Jewish Libraries (AJL-NYMA) invites you to attend its Spring Conference devoted to the topic of “Explorations in the Spoken, … Continue reading

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