Tall buildings in downtown Greensboro

Downtown Greensboro

The 2019 POD Network Institute for New Faculty Developers will beheld July 29-August 2, 2019 in Greensboro, NC, USA. This year’s INFD is hosted by the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNC Greensboro). 

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Hotel Accommodations

Hotel accommodations will be at the Marriott Greensboro Downtown

Room Rates are $139 a night if you use the links below or call the Hotel and reference the Institute for New Faculty Developers. Rates are good on reservations booked before 6/28/19:

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Travel from Hotel to UNCG’s Campus for Sessions

UNCG will be providing a shuttle to and from campus to the Marriott Greensboro Downtown at the start and conclusion of each day. The Marriott Greensboro Downtown is also easily accessible by car, bus, or taxi.

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Getting HERE

Airport Information

The City of Greensboro is home to the Piedmont Triad International Airport (airport code GSO). The Marriott Greensboro Downtown is a quick taxi ride from the airport. Information can be found on the hotel web site (click here) regarding travel from the airport to the hotel, including directions from other regional airports.

Train Information

Greensboro, NC is a popular stop by Amtrak. The Depot Downtown is in close proximity to the Marriott Greensboro Downtown (Amtrak Code is GRO).

statue of Minerva in the garden at UNCG

Minerva Statue at UNCG. Minerva is the symbol of UNCG and our origins as the Woman’s College of North Carolina. UNCG has two mascots: Minerva, the Roman Goddess of Wisdom, and Spiro, the Spartan.

Driving Directions

From the EAST: Take I-40 West to exit 224 (E Lee St toward US 29-N/220-N), continue to E Gate City Blvd, turn right onto Murrow Blvd, turn left onto E Lindsey St, and turn left onto N Greene St. Hotel will be on the left.

From the WEST: Take I-40 East to exit 218B (Freeman Mill Rd), continue to S Edgeworth St, turn right onto Bellemeade St, and turn left onto N Greene St. Hotel will be on the right.

From the SOUTH: Take I-85 North to exit 35B (US 220-N toward Interstate 40-W/Coliseum Area), merge onto US Hwy 220-N, keep left to continue on Freeman Mill Rd, continue to S Edgeworth St, turn right onto Bellemeade St, and turn left onto N Greene St. Hotel will be on the right.

From the NORTH: Take I-85 South to exit 131 (merger of I-40W & I-85S), continue on I-40W/I-85S Business to exit 224 (E Lee St toward US 29-N/220-N), continue to E Gate City Blvd, turn right onto Murrow Blvd, turn left onto E Lindsey St, and turn left onto N Greene St. Hotel will be on the left.