‘The College Tour’ series shares a unique perspective on campus life

Bob Sirott

FILE – In this Jan. 27, 2014, file photo, students walk between buildings on the University of Illinois campus in Urbana, Ill. The U of I has partied its way into the top spot on an annual list of top party schools in the country. The Urbana-Champaign campus has been among the top five on the Princeton Review’s annual list for years but is No. 1 on the new list released Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. (AP Photo/David Mercer, File)

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In a new Amazon Prime TV Show, “The College Tour” tells the story of what life is really like on college campuses across the country and around the world. The University of Illinois is the only school in the state of Illinois and the Big 10 to be featured in this new magazine-style show. Reality TV star Alex Boylan and Executive Producer Lisa Hennessey joined Jon Hansen, filling in for Bob Sirott, to talk about the new show.

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