University of Saint Francis to host European trip
November 3, 2023
FORT WAYNE, Ind.— University of Saint Francis Creative Arts will hold three informational meetings about its upcoming trip to Europe. The trip will take place May 7 to 18 and is open to students and community members.
Informational meetings will address cost, student discounts, registration and more in Room A115 of the Mimi and Ian Rolland Art and Visual Communication Center, 1014 Leesburg Road, located on the southeast side of the Saint Francis campus, on these dates and times:
- Sunday, Nov. 5, 6 p.m.
- Sunday, Nov. 19, 6 p.m.
- Sunday, Dec. 10, 6 p.m.
A professional tour guide will lead the group, under the direction of Saint Francis faculty. Flight, transportation, hotels, most meals and museum admissions will be included in the cost. The trip will feature these highlights:
- Big Ben / Parliament
- Piccadilly Circus
- St. Paul’s Cathedral
- Tower of London
- Victoria and Albert Museum
- British Museum
- Tate Modern
- National Galleries
- Edinburgh Castle
- National Portrait Gallery
A student discount price for the trip is made possible by alumna Toni Murray (’71, ’72, Honorary Doctorate ’22). Future trips will include Paris and Provence, France, and Barcelona, Spain in 2025; Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Bruges, Belgium, and Berlin, Germany in 2026; and Venice, Florence and Rome in Italy in 2027.
For more information, contact Saint Francis Studio Art Program Director Tim Parsley at 260-399-7700, ext. 8003 or [email protected].
Founded in 1890 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition, the University of Saint Francis offers more than 60 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs through the College of Health Sciences and the College of Arts, Sciences and Business. In addition to its traditional programs, Saint Francis designs focused curricula for working adults in Fort Wayne, Crown Point and online. USF Downtown houses the music technology program while offering enhanced internship and networking opportunities for students. The University of Saint Francis, recognized as an NAIA Five-Star Champion of Character institution, has 18 athletic programs boasting two individual and four team NAIA national championships. Approximately 1,900 students from a broad geographic region attend Saint Francis.