Lodging and Ground Transportation

Lodging and Ground Transportation

Cook Hotel

Getting around LSU Campus

    The LSU Tiger Trails Transit System is a safe, convenient, and free bus service for LSU visitors. Day service is provided Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 5:35 p.m. The PURPLE TRAIL will run from the Cook Hotel area [STOP 9] to the Digital Media Center [STOP 6], and it also makes a loop around campus every 10 minutes. A Night Bus (A or C) service also runs on 20/25 minute intervals with an altered route.
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The Cook Hotel
3848 W. Lakeshore Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
1 225-383-2665 or www.thecookhotel.com

The Cook Hotel is within walking distance of the LSU Digital Media Center (conference venue).

Accommodations are not included in the conference fees.

As of January 31, 2017 the Cook Hotel has reported it has booked all available rooms.


The Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR) and the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) service the Baton Rouge area.

The Cook Hotel is located approximately 10 miles from BTR and a 1.5 hour drive from MSY.


Baton Rouge Transport Service

  • Yellow Cab of Baton Rouge may be reached at (225) 926-6400 or booked in advance at www.brtaxi.com
  • Uber Baton Rouge
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  • Lyft is now available for transportation in Baton Rouge

SQuInT Chief Organizer
Akimasa Miyake, Assistant Professor

SQuInT Co-Organizer
Mark M. Wilde, Assistant Professor LSU

SQuInT Administrator
Gloria Cordova
505 277-1850

SQuInT Event Coordinator
Karen Jones, LSU

SQuInT Founder
Ivan Deutsch, Regents' Professor

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