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Sept. 25, 2003


UW-River Falls Offers Trip to Egypt

UW-River Falls is offering students, faculty and the public the chance to travel to Egypt over J-Term, Jan. 10-22, 2004.

Visitors will explore an ancient land shaped by temples, tombs and hieroglyphs, while visiting a civilization created by the mighty Nile River.

The trip includes visits to the cities of Cairo, Luxor and Aswan and surrounding areas, a seven-day Nile River cruise and an air excursion to Abu Simbel.

The cost of the trip is $3,129 for double occupancy and includes all entry fees and land transportation, a five-star room and full board, a special study guide and additional educational materials, an Egyptologist as a private tour guide and additional lectures.

The trip is directed by historian and archaeologist Professor Steven Derfler of the UW-RF art department, UW-RF and Educational Resources, Inc.

For more information contact Derfler at 715/425-0639.

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