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- Back from Armenia, Peace Corps volunteer feeling fulfilled but "surreal" - Baltimore Sun
[?]Back from Armenia, Peace Corps volunteer feeling fulfilled but "surreal"
Conventional wisdom would say that Lauren Engel worked in an unconventional country as a Peace Corps volunteer in Armenia for the past 27 months. "A lot of people, when they think of the Peace Corps, they think of Latin America or Africa. But the Peace ...
- Rowan University grad shares Peace Corps experience in Guinea, West Africa - The Star-Ledger
[?]Rowan University grad shares Peace Corps experience in Guinea, West Africa
Having turned down a job offer from General Mills in Vineland that came with a $70,000-a-year paycheck, Barb, a chemical engineering major, decided she wanted to accept a 27-month stint with the Peace Corps instead. Stationed in Guinea, West Africa ...
- The Peace Corps' Awful Secret - Daily Beast
[?]The Peace Corps' Awful Secret
Since 2008, Peace Corps Inspector General Kathy Buller has led internal investigations that have led to 21 criminal convictions for crimes such as rape, attempted rape, abuse of minors, embezzlement, theft and possession of narcotics. She's a career ...
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- Peace Corps Volunteers Reluctant to Evacuate Despite Ebola Outbreak - NBCNews.com
NBCNews.comPeace Corps Volunteers Reluctant to Evacuate Despite Ebola Outbreak
Peace Corps volunteers being evacuated from three West African nations hit by an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus expressed both nervousness and disappointment Thursday as they prepared to leave the villages and towns where they have lived for ...
US Peace Corps volunteers exposed to Ebola CBS News
Peace Corps removing volunteers amid Ebola outbreak Los Angeles Times
Peace Corps Evacuates Hundreds Of Volunteers Amid Ebola Outbreak NPR
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- news - USA TODAY
WASHINGTON ? The Ebola virus prompted the biggest evacuation in Peace Corps history last week when 340 volunteers were withdrawn from West Africa. But the agency's director vows that the program will return when the situation there is safe. "It was a ...
Peace Corps volunteer returns home after Ebola scare News10.net
Local Peace Corps Volunteer Evacuated From Ebola-Stricken West Africa CBS Local
Peace Corps volunteer forced to leave Africa due to Ebola outbreak is back in ... WLS-TV
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- Photo Exhibit Reflects Peace Corps Experiences - Voice of America
Voice of AmericaPhoto Exhibit Reflects Peace Corps Experiences
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WASHINGTON?. Since 1961, hundreds of thousands of young Americans have been sent around the world as Peace Corps volunteers: teachers, community organizers? and friends. The program was the brainchild of President John F. Kennedy, but the ...
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- Peace Corps removing volunteers as Ebola virus spreads in W. Africa; two ... - Washington Post
ReutersPeace Corps removing volunteers as Ebola virus spreads in W. Africa; two ...
Two Peace Corps volunteers been placed in isolation after being exposed to someone who later died of the highly contagious virus, according to an agency spokeswoman. While not showing symptoms, the volunteers are awaiting medical clearance to return ...
UC students not at risk for Ebola in Africa, doctor says WLWT Cincinnati
Source: Flight en route to Liberia to evacuate Americans infected with Ebola Fox 59
Deadliest outbreak of Ebola virus: What you need to know KRTV Great Falls News
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- Africa Ebola outbreak brings Chicago-area Peace Corps volunteers home - Chicago Tribune
[?]Africa Ebola outbreak brings Chicago-area Peace Corps volunteers home
Cullen Seaton, a recent graduate of the University of Chicago, was halfway through his two-year tour in Guinea ? one of four African countries reporting deaths from the outbreak ? when he got notice from the Peace Corps that he'd have to pack up and ...
Peace Corps Volunteer Returns To Chicago Amid Ebola Fears CBS Local
Volunteers return to Chicago after Ebola evacuation in Africa WGNtv.com
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- Peace Corps service is a risk worth taking - SFGate
SFGatePeace Corps service is a risk worth taking
The death from a sudden illness last year of Nick Castle of Brentwood, a Peace Corps volunteer in rural China, reminds us that even after the service of nearly 215,000 Americans the risk in Peace Corps service never goes away. While Castle's death has ...
NTA, Peace Corps ink MoU New Era
Peace Corps explain Kenya programme suspension Caj News Africa
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- Through Peace Corps see the world and make a difference - WBIR-TV
[?]Through Peace Corps see the world and make a difference
Wendy Syer still remembers a little bit of the language she learned in the Peace Corps in Malaysia 40 years ago. "Lots of ways to say hello. Selamat pagi is good morning," she said. Volunteering for the Peace Corps was her dream. "This is what I'm ...