University of North Dakota Alumni Association and Foundation
The University of North Dakota Alumni Association and Go Next are pleased to offer exceptional travel opportunities available to you, your family, and your friends. Join fellow alumni and experience the camaraderie of exploring the world with like-minded travelers. Each Go Next trip has been thoughtfully selected with you and your alma mater in mind. We take care of the details, so you can relax and enjoy the company of your fellow alumni.
Greek Isles & Turkish Riviera 10/24/2023-11/3/2023
Hosted by DeAnna Carlson Zink
“Explore the history and charm of Greece and Turkey as you sail through majestic waters for 10-nights aboard Oceania Cruises’ Sirena. Embark on this once in a lifetime journey, hosted by the University of North Dakota Alumni Association & Foundation, CEO, DeAnna Carlson Zink, ’86, and her husband, Wayne. See you on the water!”
Marvelous Mediterranean 5/15/2024-5/25/2024
Hosted by Sarah Prout
Explore the magnificent Mediterranean with your host from the UND Alumni Association & Foundation, Vice President of Marketing & Communications, Sarah Prout, ’07, and her husband, Tom. Known for its quaint and charming villages, mesmerizing artwork and some of the world’s finest cuisine — the possibilities are endless on this 10-night cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ Sirena. Connect with old friends and new from the University of North Dakota while sailing from Barcelona to Rome. You don’t want to miss this once-in-a-lifetime travel experience!
North Sea Escapade 7/13/2024-7/23/2024
Hosted by Jeff & Jodi Dodson
Sail the North Sea with your host from the UND Alumni Association & Foundation, Director of Development for the School of Medicine & Health Sciences, Jeff Dodson, and his wife, Jodi. Known for its, vibrant cities, magnificent architecture and historic landmarks — the opportunities are bountiful on this 10-night cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ Nautica. Share once-in-a-lifetime experiences with alumni and friends from the University of North Dakota while cruising from Paris to Stockholm.
Courtyards & Colonnades 9/11/2024-9/21/2024
Hosted by Steve & Desilee Brekke
Embark on a European adventure with your host from the UND Alumni Association & Foundation, Director of Development, Steve Brekke, ’84 and his wife Desilee. Known for its ancient architecture, mesmerizing artwork, and some of the world’s finest cuisine — the possibilities are endless on this 10-night cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ Riviera. Connect with old friends and new from the University of North Dakota while sailing from Barcelona to Athens. You don’t want to miss this once-in-a-lifetime travel experience!
Delightful Douro with Lisbon 9/12/2024-9/21/2024
Hosted by DeAnna Carlson Zink
Experience Lisbon’s laid-back charm with your host from the UND Alumni Association & Foundation, Chief Executive Officer, DeAnna Carlson Zink, ’86, and her husband Wayne. Known for its lush vineyards, quiet streets, and Porto cuisine — this is the perfect trip to relax and recharge. Throughout the cruise, connect with old friends and new from the University of North Dakota. You don’t want to miss these breathtaking views of the Douro Valley!
Because of the exceptional value and limited space, we encourage you to make your reservation as soon as possible.
Reservations and Questions
Go Next recommends that you purchase a travel insurance plan to help protect you and your travel investment against the unexpected. For your convenience, we offer a plan provided by Travelex Insurance Services. This travel insurance includes coverage for trip cancellation, trip interruption, emergency medical and emergency evacuation/repatriation, trip delay, baggage delay, and more. For more information on benefits, rates, and disclaimers, Click Here.
Please Note: To be eligible for the waiver of the pre-existing medical condition exclusion on the Travelex plan, it must be purchased within 15 days from the time you make your initial trip deposit. However, the plan can be purchased any time prior to final payment date.
To view/download your state specific policy, Click Here. For coverage questions, contact Travelex Insurance Services at 844-233-7893 and reference location number 23-0154.
The product descriptions provided here are only brief summaries. The full coverage terms and details, including limitations and exclusions, are contained in the insurance Policy above. Travelex Insurance Services, Inc CA Agency License #0D10209. Travel Insurance is underwritten by Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company, NAIC #22276. KUC
University of North Dakota Alumni Association and Foundation Group Programs
Escape to the great Down Under on this 16-night adventure through Australia and New Zealand aboard Oceania Cruises’ Regatta.
Embark on an epic journey through Japan on this 12-night cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ Riviera.