This August, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign alumnus and former University of Illinois Alumni Association Board member Dr. Bo Zhang will depart on an epic, around-the-world adventure in his pursuit to become China’s first pilot to travel the globe in a single propeller-driven aircraft.

One stop on Dr. Zhang’s incredible journey will be Champaign, Ill.

Please join the UI Alumni Association and the College of Agriculture, Consumer and Environmental Sciences Alumni Association for a mid-morning reception to welcome Dr. Zhang and commemorate this historic flight.

Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016

Welcome Reception—10:30 a.m.
Flight Arrival—11 a.m.

University of Illinois Willard Airport
Parkland College Institute of Aviation Building, Bryan Room
7 Airport Road
Savoy, IL

Learn more about Dr. Zhang’s journey.