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Join alumni and friends on an exciting travel adventure to one of these fascinating destinations. We’ll guide you along the way, provide pre-trip assistance, send an informational packet, and offer an enjoyable, worry-free travel experience. For more information on the Travel Program, contact Pat Anderson at or 815-753-1512.

  • Kenya Safari Adventure

    Kenya’s landscapes are teeming with animals, from speedy cheetahs to majestic herds of zebras. On this thrilling Kenya safari, you will see them all in some of the country’s most spectacular settings.

  • Christmas Markets of France and Germany

    We invite you to enjoy the holidays as never before with this special trip to the Christmas markets of France and Germany.

  • Exploring Panama – The Land Between the Seas

    Join us as we discover the rich, historical culture and amazing biodiversity of Panama.

  • Italy’s Florence and Rome

    With their historical magnificence, mighty ruins, superb art, and amazing Italian cuisine, Florence and Rome have attracted the world’s people for centuries.

  • Southern France – Rhone River Cruise

    See the beautiful south of France in the springtime and enjoy the comfort of European river cruising on board Luftner Cruises luxurious MS Amadeus Provence ship.

  • Berlin to Bavaria

    See all the beautiful sites, visit the historic cities, and taste the wonderful food of Germany in this trip from Berlin to Bavaria.