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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.

  • Norwegian Coastal Voyage

    Sail through narrow fjords and charming ports on this unique coastal voyage, designed for true expeditions and personal encounters in arctic waters. Norway has the highest concentration of fjords in the world.

  • Hidden Treasures of the Dalmatian Coast – Croatia and Slovenia

    The Dalmatian Coast offers an unmatched collection of Roman ruins, medieval towns, gorgeous rivieras, picturesque lakes, mountain views and idyllic islands.

  • Autumn in New England

    The red, orange and gold colored leaves of autumn in New England delight visitors from around the world with a dramatic explosion of color.

  • Chile and Easter Island Exploration

    Chile is a country of vast differences in landscape, history, culture, and physical terrain. On this touring itinerary we’ll explore the modern progressive capital of Santiago, travel to Valparaiso, overlooking the Pacific Ocean and journey south to the

  • Treasures of Israel and Jordan

    On this touring itinerary, we will explore the historical and religious sites and modern wonders of Israel, and include a journey to the ancient stone-carved city of Petra - a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the new Seven Wonders of the World.