Urban Expeditions, UST’s outdoor and recreation rental center, has reopened for the 1999-2000 academic year. Located on the lower level of Murray-Herrick Campus Center between Print Inc. and the Commuter Center, Urban Expeditions offers a variety of outdoor and indoor items for student, faculty and staff rental.

Hours are: noon-5 p.m. Monday, 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday, noon-6 p.m. Friday, and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday.

Check out the equipment at Urban Expeditions — everything from board games to croquet sets, in-line skates to mountain bikes; tents, sleeping bags, backpacks for hiking and stoves for cooking when you get there. You can even rent a tandem bike for you and a friend to spend some quality time together. Keep your eyes open for special events connected to Urban Expeditions, including camping and bike trips to exotic locations.

For more information, call Urban Expeditions at (651) 962-6137. For more information concerning Urban Expeditions’ trips, call St. Thomas Activities and Recreation, (651) 962-6136, and ask for Brett.