Global Learn Venue
Global Learn 2019 at Mercer County Community College
Mercer County Community College’s scenic 292-acre West Windsor, New Jersey campus is an ideal venue to host the 2019 Global Learn Conference. Located just a short ride from the cities of Princeton and our state capital Trenton, NJ, where the second campus (James Kerney) resides.
The Princeton-Mercer area is an idyllic region filled with amenities, including hotels and conference centers, museums, historic sites, music and food festivals and first-rate sports arenas, all llocated equidistant of two major metropolitan areas – New York and Philadelphia.
All Conference sessions and events will be hosted at the Conference Center at Mercer County Comunity College.
Lodging options include:
|Clarion Hotel Palmer Inn
3499 US-1 Princeton, NJ 08540
Average Daily Rate: $82
|Courtyard by Marriott Princeton
3815 US-1 at Mapleton Road Princeton, NJ 08540
Average Daily Rate: $91
|Crowne Plaza Princeton
900 Scudders Mill Road Plainsboro Township, NJ 08536
Average Daily Rate: $103
|Hyatt Place Princeton
3565 US-1 Princeton, NJ 08540
Average Daily Rate: $115
|SpringHill Suites by Marriott
1000 Charles Ewing Boulevard Ewing Township, NJ 08628
Average Daily Rate: $116
|Hampton Inn East Windsor
384 Monmouth Street East Windsor, NJ 08520
Average Daily Rate: $118
|Hyatt Regency Princeton
102 Carnegie Center Princeton, NJ 08540
Average Daily Rate: $119
|Residence Inn by Marriott
3563 US-1 Princeton, NJ 08540
Average Daily Rate: $129
A complete list of local area hotels suggested by our conference hosts can be accessed at: http://conferencecenteratmercer.mccc.edu/contact_local_hotel.shtml
The Princeton-Mercer region is easily accessible by car, train, bus, or airplane.
Trenton-Mercer Regional Airport, Ewing, NJ (20 minutes) – Airport Code: TTN Featuring Frontier Airlines
Princeton Airport, Princeton, NJ (9 minutes) – Airport Code: 39N
Newark Liberty International Airport (39 miles/ Drive Time: 55 minutes) – Airport Code: EWR
Philadelphia International Airport (52 miles/ Drive Time: 55 minutes) – Airport Code: PHL
Atlantic City International Airport (99 miles/ Drive Time: 1 hour and 40 minutes) – Airport Code: ACY
The West Windsor train station facilitates travel along the northeast corridor including New York City, Philadelphia or Washington, D.C. for commuters and visitors alike. Philadelphia, another rich cultural center in our neighboring state of Pennsylvania, is also less than an hour ride from our West Windsor campus.
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Mercer County Community College offers an on-site cafeteria for daily lunches. See the menu.
Charming towns and villages are abundant throughout Mercer County and the Princeton-Mercer Region, creating a diverse and interesting mini-metropolis. Each community has a distinct character – modern, commercial, rural or agricultural – but all take pride in their important role in the Princeton-Mercer Region. These municipalities are meeting the challenge of adapting to the influx of residents and businesses while preserving their historic architecture and open space. Borders between urban and rural neighborhoods are virtually invisible. The old and new mix together in a serene and bustling blend to create the Region.
You’ll run out of time before you run out of things to do and see when you visit the Princeton-Mercer Region. Take a walk through Princeton University or the historic downtown Princeton. Browse through the unique boutique stores; stroll around Palmer Square. Watch a sporting event at one of the local colleges or universities, at Cure Insurance Arena or at Waterfront Park! Explore the rolling countryside, bike a canal or river path, a park or woods. Buy produce at a real farmers’ market. Find antiques in elegant shops and galleries in nearby Hopewell and New Hope or the Lambertville Flea Markets. Enjoy great food, serious theater or lively music. Do it all when you visit the Princeton-Mercer Region.