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- Leading the Peace Corps - Washington Post (blog)
[?]Leading the Peace Corps
Washington Post (blog)
Carrie Hessler-Radelet was recently confirmed as director of the Peace Corps, after serving as the agency's acting director and deputy director. She was a Peace Corps volunteer in the 1980s, and worked for many years on global health initiatives.
St. Louis Resident Begins Peace Corps Service in El Salvador STLtoday.com
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- BU Alum Heads Peace Corps - BU Today
BU TodayBU Alum Heads Peace Corps
Before joining Peace Corps leadership, Hessler-Radelet was vice president and director of the Washington, D.C., office of John Snow, Inc., a global public health organization, where she oversaw the management of public health programs in more than 85 ...
BU and Harvard Alum Leads Peace Corps Boston.com
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- Ald. Danny Solis Suggests Chicago Peace Corps to Curb Violence - NBC Chicago (blog)
NBC Chicago (blog)Ald. Danny Solis Suggests Chicago Peace Corps to Curb Violence
NBC Chicago (blog)
Ald. Danny Solis (25th Ward) believes that Chicago needs its own peace corps to help stem the tide of violence plaguing the city. The long-time alderman says Mayor Rahm Emanuel and his City Hall policy team are intrigued by his pitch. Solis and Emanuel ...
Chicago peace corps suggested to combat street violence WLS
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- No More Coffee Runs: Two Years Of Service With The Peace Corps - Forbes
ForbesNo More Coffee Runs: Two Years Of Service With The Peace Corps
Created in 1961 by former President John F. Kennedy, the United States Peace Corps holds an allure for many. While some might balk at the concept of making a two-year commitment, others consider it one of the coolest things about being an American.
- 10 Things I Wish I Knew Before Joining the Peace Corps - Huffington Post (blog)
[?]10 Things I Wish I Knew Before Joining the Peace Corps
Huffington Post (blog)
For anyone perusing the endless opportunities for volunteering abroad, committing to serving two years in the Peace Corps has probably crossed your mind. In fact, the organization -- started by President Kennedy in 1961 as an outlet for Americans to ...
Returned Peace Corps volunteers meet in Nashville Business Clarksville
Senate Committee Votes to Extend Abortion Coverage to Peace Corps Volunteers eNews Park Forest
Senate Appropriations Committee Acted 'Wisely' in Lifting the Ban on Abortion ... Insurance News Net
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- Plymouth-Canton grad heads to China on Peace Corps assignment - Hometownlife.com
[?]Plymouth-Canton grad heads to China on Peace Corps assignment
?The Peace Corps is a perfect opportunity to use my skills to help other people,? Hayes said. ?Individual people-to-people connections matter and when you only have the images you see on television about Americans you might be prone to stereotype them.
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- Abortion Coverage for Peace Corps Volunteers Who Are Raped Might Finally ... - Slate Magazine (blog)
Slate Magazine (blog)Abortion Coverage for Peace Corps Volunteers Who Are Raped Might Finally ...
Slate Magazine (blog)
In a small but important victory for reproductive rights Tuesday, the House Appropriations Committee approved an amendment to the budget for foreign aid and State Department operations that allows for Peace Corps volunteers to get abortion coverage in ...
Peace Corps' Abortion Coverage For Female Volunteers Is Almost Here, After A ... Bustle
Abortion Funding for Peace Corps' Volunteers Advances With Republican Support National Journal
House panel OKs abortion coverage for Peace Corps volunteers in cases of ... Minneapolis Star Tribune
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- Peace Corps swears in new chief, hints at further recruitment reform - Devex
[?]Peace Corps swears in new chief, hints at further recruitment reform
Hessler-Radelet, appointed deputy director in 2010, has since spearheaded one of the most extensive reform efforts the Peace Corps has ever undertaken to improve the quality of support it provides to volunteers and more strategically target its ...
House Committee Approves Abortion Coverage for Peace Corps Volunteers Christian Post
WORLD FOCUS: William & Mary and the Peace Corps Lake Placid News
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- Peace Corps conference brings old friends to Nashville - The Tennessean
[?]Peace Corps conference brings old friends to Nashville
When Frick moved to Nashville a year and a half ago, the first place she looked for a social group was the local Tennessee Returned Peace Corps Volunteers group. That same group helped the National Peace Corps Association put on the conference and ...
- Peace Corps Volunteers Who Are Raped Might Get Abortion Coverage - Fusion
FusionPeace Corps Volunteers Who Are Raped Might Get Abortion Coverage
The Republican-controlled House Appropriations Committee voted on Tuesday in favor of an amendment that would give abortion coverage to Peace Corps volunteers who are raped. Until now, women in the Peace Corps, who have federal health insurance, ...
House OKs Peace Corps Abortions; Libyan Activist Slain Thomson Reuters Foundation
House Appropriations Committee Approves Abortion Coverage for Peace Corps ... Insurance News Net
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