Course Detail: CE--LEADTRIP - Lead Type, Bullets and Brazen Nerve Trip
Join us as we explore Kansas journalism past and present. Our day begins at the WSU Hughes Metropolitan Complex where we will board a luxury motor coach and travel to the NEW Wichita Eagle Building in Old Town. After a tour and refreshments, it's on to the Historic Old Cowtown Museum to visit a replica of the Eagle's first building. We will then travel to Olpe, KS for lunch at the world-famous Chicken House, listed by as one of Kansas' most memorable restaurants. After lunch we will travel to Emporia, where we will be met by local historian Roger Heineken, and tour area historical sites associated with William Allen White, renowned American newspaper editor and author. Sites that will be visited include Red Rocks White's home; the Emporia Gazette and Printing Museum; White Memorial Park and Peter Pan Park.Guide: Beccy Tanner, History Reporter, Wichita Eagle

Trip Itinerary
1 day, Friday, November 3, 2017

7:45 a.m. - Depart Metropolitan Complex
8:00 a.m. - Arrive at the Wichita Eagle
8:45 a.m. - Depart Wichita Eagle
9:00 a.m. - Arrive Cowtown
10:00 a.m. - Depart Cowtown
11:45 a.m. - Arrive Chicken House - Olpie
12:45 p.m. - Depart Chicken House
1:15 p.m. - Arrive Emporia State Memorial Union/Walt Mason House/College of Emporia Campus/Emporia Gazette Building/ White Memorial Park/Peter Pan Park/All Veterans Memorial/Red Rocks State Historic Site
3:30 p.m. - Depart Emporia
5:00 p.m. - Arrive Metropolitan Complex

Fee: $99 per person, includes transportation, admissions & lunch

Trip Cancellation:
A 15% administrative fee will be assessed on all cancellations received 7 days prior to departure. NO REFUNDS will be issued on cancellations received 6 days or less prior to departure.

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