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News Topic - Peace Corps

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Moon landing memories: Peace Corps volunteers watched from Malaysia Note: We are running these memories of the moon landing sent by readers over the next several days.
Arizona Daily Star | Jul 12, 2019 9:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Tucson, Arizona
Drums woman departs for Peace Corps assignment Katrina Heiser was accepted into the Peace Corps and departed for the eastern Caribbean on Monday to begin training as a primary English literacy volunteer. My dad was the first person to spark my interest in it, Heiser, of Drums, said. She will complet
Standard Speaker | Jul 2, 2019 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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The Plant With The Power To Change Lives | Global Movers As a Peace Corps volunteer in Niger, Lisa Curtis learned about the nutrient-rich moringa leaf, a protein-packed plant that leads her to start Kuli Kuli Foods.
Forbes.com | Jun 14, 2019 8:25 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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From Peace Corps To Hospitality, This Career Changer Built Her Business Abroad Many people want to change careers, but assume they need a specific degree or body of work to make the change they want. Katie Meyers has changed careers multiple times (and even changed countries) to create the career that fits her interests and prioriti
Forbes.com | May 31, 2019 7:58 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Roach Anxiety By Warner M. Montgomery, Ph.D. WarnerM@TheColumbiaStar.com In 1962, I became the first person from South Carolina to join the Peace Corps, and regrettably, my roach anxiety followed me.read more
Columbia Star | May 9, 2019 4:47 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Columbia, South Carolina
Outstretched arms on a tiny site. A look at the design for the Peace Corps Commemorative, and the challenges it faces. The Peace Corps is aiming for concept approval this year for a D.C. commemorative work with groundbreaking and dedication in 2021, 60 years after the organizations founding. But it faces obstacles in winning the support of a key federal planning body, whi
bizjournals.com | Apr 29, 2019 8:07 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Former Peace Corps volunteer urges WSU grads to use talents to serve others Weber State University alum, former Peace Corps volunteer and philanthropist Jeanne Hall urged Weber's spring graduates to use their talents to serve others, express gratitude and leave a legacy of love during commencement ceremonies Friday.
KSL.com | Apr 26, 2019 8:33 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Salt Lake City, Utah
Former Peace Corps volunteer urges Weber State University grads to use talents to serve others Weber State University alum, former Peace Corps volunteer and philanthropist Jeanne Hall urged Weber's spring graduates to...
deseretnews.com | Apr 26, 2019 7:13 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Salt Lake City, Utah
See America the Quirky in “American Stories” at Etherton Fresh from a Peace Corps tour in poverty-stricken Jamaica in the late sixties, photographer Bill Owens landed a newspaper job in Livermore, California. Fresh from a Peace Corps tour in poverty-stricken Jamaica in the late sixties, photographer Bill Owens
Tucson Weekly | Apr 11, 2019 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Tucson, Arizona
2019 Rising Star: Chelsea Gaylord Chelsea Gaylord worked with entrepreneurs in Uganda through the Peace Corps before moving to Colorado Springs about a year and half ago. Uganda is a country the size of Oregon, but has a large population of almost 40 million people, she said. And 70, 80 p
Colorado Springs Business Journal | Apr 1, 2019 8:54 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Colorado Springs, Colorado