2017 Colonial Group Arts & Sciences Deans Meeting

2017 Colonial Group Arts & Sciences Deans Meeting
March 3-4, 2017 | New Orleans, Louisiana

Meeting Information

Greetings from Dean Altiero and Dean Haber


We look forward to hosting the 2017 Colonial Group Arts & Sciences Deans Meeting here in New Orleans, Louisiana. The meeting will be on Saturday March 4, 2017 on the Tulane University Uptown Campus. The meeting will open with a dinner on Friday March 3, 2017 at the Tulane President’s mansion, Two Audubon Place.

The Uptown campus map and driving directions to campus can be seen at: http://tulane.edu/maps-directions

On this website, you should find all of the information you will need regarding traveling to New Orleans and the meeting program.

Please contact Candy Guedry at candy@tulane.edu if you have any additional questions not answered on this site.


Nicholas J. Altiero
Dean, School of Science and Engineering
Tulane University

Carole Haber
Dean, School of Liberal Arts
Tulane University

Top ⇑Meeting Schedule

Friday, March 3, 2017

After 3 p.m.

Hotel Check-In
Parkview Guest House (More Information Below)


6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Reception and Dinner at Two Audubon
#2 Audubon Place
(on St. Charles Avenue across from the hotel)

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Tulane Uptown Campus
Lavin-Bernick Center for University Life
Room 212 – Qatar Ballroom


8 a.m. – 12 p.m.



12 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.



1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.



Please let us know by February 9, 2017 if you plan to attend the meeting so that we can submit an accurate count to food services.

Top ⇑Hotel and Travel

Hotel Information:

The official meeting hotel is the:

Parkview Guest House
7004 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118 USA

Phone: 1-504-861-7564
Toll-free: 1-888-533-0746
Email: info@parkviewguesthouse.com
Website: http://parkviewguesthouse.com


For Friday March 3, 2017, fifteen rooms have been blocked at the official meeting hotel, Parkview Guest House. The Parkview is a historic Uptown New Orleans Inn that overlooks Audubon Park and is conveniently located across the street from Tulane University on the St. Charles Avenue Streetcar Line. 

You will be responsible for making your hotel reservations and also providing your own transportation to and from the airport. 

Booking Instructions

You may make your hotel reservations at the Parkview online or by telephone. When making your reservation, please mention that you are with the Colonial Group Deans.


Nearby Airport:
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International (MSY) Airport

Taxi Cab Transportion to and from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International (MSY) Airport:
Taxi cabs are required to offer credit-card payment options, and have a flat $36 rate to or from the airport for 1-2 passengers. The airport taxi stand is on the lower level, across from the baggage claim area. Attendees who wish to take a cab from the Tulane Uptown campus back to the airport may wish to call one of the larger services such as UnitedCab. United Cab can also be reached at 504-522-9771.