Alumni Travel Series

Travel with Colgate faculty and fellow Colgate alumni to see the world while continuing the habits of lifelong learning.

Learning for a Lifetime

The Office of Alumni Relations' Intellectual Engagement programming is inspired by our academic program and features Colgate faculty members. These events engage alumni, family, and friends through active learning opportunities, including lectures, guided tours, and workshops.

Upcoming Trips


March 10–14, 2023

Join us for a long weekend getaway to Reykjavik with a Colgate faculty expert. Enjoy hot springs, the aurora, and museums in this beautiful area. This trip is still awaiting confirmation.

Galapagos Islands

July 8–15, 2023

This 8-day trip to this magical destination with guided tours and plenty of opportunities to cruise through the archipelago and enjoy the fascinating array of wildlife. This trip will be led by Professor Damhnait McHugh, Raab Family Chair and professor of biology.

Island Life in Ancient Greece

October 10–18, 2023

A nine-day journey cruising along Athens, Greece aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star small ship.


Previous Trips