HRU 2015

 ARRL New York City-Long Island
Section Convention

Important Links

2015 Forum-Schedule
Frequently Asked Questions
Day of Event Info
Public Transportation
Door Prize Donors
HRU 2010 Historical Information

HRU 2015 is over! – Thanks to all who helped make this event a success!

HRU 2016 is NEXT – Sunday, January 3, 2016 at Briarcliffe College

HRU 2015 Highlights – Sunday, January 4, 2015 at Briarcliffe College

Keynote Speaker – Mike Corey KI1U – ARRL Emergency Preparedness Manager

NEW this year
Sunday, January 4, 2015 at Briarcliffe College

30 Forums with new forums including Ham APs for mobile devices, Antenna modeling, Building your first ham station, Small HF Loop Antennas, MESH Networks, Basic IRLP, Nikola Tesla and the Wardenclyffe laboratory, LINUX for ham radio and more!
Day-of-Event Handout
Special Event Station W2V and demos
Amateur Radio License Exam Session
Amateur Radio Club tables
Door Prizes including a handheld tranceiver giveaway! Anyone who makes a donation will be entered in our main door prize raffle that includes all major prizes. All major door prizes will be drawn after the Keynote Speaker in Room E at approximately 12:30 PM. There will be a special raffle for another handheld transceiver just for HRU volunteers.
Food and Refreshments available

Briarcliffe College Room Layout

Gift bags sponsored by the Kings County Repeater Association will be given away to the first 250 people who deposit their raffle ticket in the club room. This high quality reusable eco bag will contain:
Pen, Pencil, Big Apple Traffic Net dry erase, NTS traffic form with marker, Stress reliever squishy, Note paper, Post It Booklet, 2015 Pocket Calendar, FISTS stickers (The CW club), and more!

HRU 2015 Committee Meeting
Tuesday, August 19, 7:30pm at N2MUN
Tuesday, September 9
Tuesday, October 14, 7:30pm at N2MUN
Tuesday, November 11, 7:30pm at N2GA
Tuesday, December 9, 7:30pm at KA2D
Post-HRU meeting, Sunday, January 19, at 10 AM
All meetings start at 7PM at South Bay Diner, Sunrise Highway (across from Babylon Town Hall) in North Lindenhurst

HRU 2015 Chairman
Tom Carrubba KA2D

Past Chairmen
Tom Carrubba KA2D 2011-present
Neil Heft KC2KY 2007-2010
George Tranos N2GA 2003-2006
Phil Lewis N2MUN 2000-2002

HRU 2015 Committee
Tom Carrubba KA2D
Gary Lindtner KB2BSL
Diane Ortiz K2DO
Lance Aue KA2EJD
Mel Granick KS2G
George Tranos N2GA
John Melfi W2HCB
Richie Cetron K2KNB
Art Altarac WA2KXE
Neil Heft KC2KY
Phil Lewis N2MUN
Rich Rosner N2STU
Nancy Rosner N2TKA
Mike Lisenco N2YBB
Jerry Abrams WB2ZEX

ARRL New York City / Long Island
Section Convention

Jim Mezey W2KFV Section Manager

Sponsoring Club
Great South Bay ARC

Door Prize Donors
The HRU Committee thanks the following organizations for their generous donation
Amateur Electronic Supply (AES)
AMSAT – Radio Amateur Satellite Corporation
CQ Magazine
DX Engineering

Elk Antennas

Ham Radio Outlet

Kings County Repeater Association
MFJ Enterprises

Quicksilver Radio Products

Radio Oasis

The RF Connection


Universal Radio Inc.
West Mountain Radio

Materials for the Connectors workshop donated from the Norm Wesler K2YEW Education fund administered by LIMARC

Ham Radio University 2015
Our 15th annual event!

See HRU 2015 Photos here!

Sunday, January 4, 2015
Briarcliffe College
1055 Stewart Ave
Bethpage, NY 11714

Spreading Ham Radio Knowledge and Know How
“A day of education to share ideas, experiences, knowledge and fellowship among Amateur Radio operators”

Keynote Speaker

Mike Corey KI1U
ARRL Emergency Preparedness Manager

Suggested donation $3 – no preregistration is required!
Doors open at 7:30 AM with first forums at 9:00 AM

HRU 2010 on YouTube

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Volunteers turn out for setup
On Saturday, January 3, we had a great turnout for setup. The HRU Committee thanks the following people for their assistance: Tom KA2D George N2GA Richie KB2ZPB Neil KC2KY Mel KS2G Phil N2MUN + Steven Jim W2KFV The GSBARC crew John W2HCB John W2JGH George KC2UJA Jeff KC2ZQO Marc KC2PTG Phil KD2GFO Bill WB2QGZ Rob AC2KQ John KD2HGI Mike KC2OLA.

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