Join Kate Sanders for Travel Talks – a webinar series dedicated to the OSU Alumni Association Group Travel Program. Topics range from travel tips to information on various destinations and more. Previously recorded conversations are listed below. 

Upcoming event:

Public Health Insider - A guide to navigating the return to travel
Feb. 9 | 5:30 p.m. PT

Register today


Most recent event:

Iceland, with Anita Grunder | Watch the recording

What do cocktails and volcanoes have in common? Find out when you from Anita Grunder, professor emerita in the OSU College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences.

At the end of the conversation, you won’t want to miss a travel preview of two August 2022 tours to Iceland.



About Kate Sanders

Kate Sanders is the director for alumni programs and Alumni Group Travel at Oregon State University, where she is responsible for the association’s signature events and the travel program. Kate manages over 40 tours a year in addition to planning and operations for signature events and various alumni relations programs.

Kate joined the alumni association in 2013 after planning presidential and university-level events at Oregon State University. Kate has a background in project management, event planning writing and environmental education. Travel and tourism have always been part of her life, from family trips when young, to living abroad in Australia, to work and personal travel today.

Kate has been to almost every state in the U.S., including Alaska and Hawaii, as well as the U.S. Territory of Puerto Rico. She has hosted alumni group tours to destination such as Costa Rica, Scotland, Alaska, French Polynesia, the Channel Islands, the Grand Canyon and the Kentucky Derby. She has also visited Norway, Denmark, France, Germany, Austria, Italy, Croatia, Ireland, Mexico, Canada, Bermuda and Caribbean Islands, among others.