Sports & Travel

Upcoming Courses


College athletics involves so much more than game-day performances. Please join us for an inside look at the planning and preparation of student-athletes and their welfare and leadership. Learn ways that you can support our inspiring students.

Monday, 7/15, TBD - UR Campus
FIELD TRIP There are so many wines in the world that we will never try them all: but sometimes it is good to get off the beaten path and try new and lesser-known things. Join us as we explore wine regions and wine varietals that are often less popular, but still produce delicious wines and often great values. Fees are non-refundable unless we are able to fill the slot.

Thursday, Aug 15, The Kitchen Classroom
There are more than 400 parks in the National Park System spanning 11 time zones. Have you ever wondered how a place becomes a park, what it takes to manage a park, or why there are so many different types of parks? Take a behind-the-scenes look at the National Parks as we reveal the laws, regulations, policies, and practices of managing these special places of American nature and history. Become a national park "insider" by learning more about these memorable places.

Wednesdays; 7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 7/31, 8/07, 8/14, Synchronous Online
This session will focus on discussing student-athlete mental health and performance, the barriers student-athletes face, and the resources that we have available to them at UR. The presentation will include statistics from recent research as well as general information from on-campus.

Monday, Aug 5, TBD - UR Campus
It seems like college athletics continues to undergo sweeping changes. We read about college athletes creating a union and mounting various legal challenges to NCAA rules. We see athletes, even our own, transfer schools: but why? For money, or more playing time? Let's talk about this. What are the implications for UR teams and athletes?

Tuesday, Aug 13, TBD - UR Campus