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As of October 2009, 351 Virginia residents are currently serving in the Peace Corps. More than 6,498 Virginia residents have served in the Peace Corps since 1961.
- Brentwood couple files claim over son's death while serving the Peace Corps - San Jose Mercury News
- UMSL alumna joins Peace Corps to teach Tonga children - UMSL Daily (blog)
UMSL alumna joins Peace Corps to teach Tonga childrenUMSL Daily (blog)?Throughout my four years at UMSL, I had many opportunities to be involved in community service and leadership organizations,? said Bollinger, a Liberty, Mo., resident. ?I have also met many people who have aided me in my desire to join the Peace Corps.
- FC Resident Completes Peace Corps Service - Falls Church News Press
FC Resident Completes Peace Corps ServiceFalls Church News PressKatherine Turner, 25, of Falls Church completed a term with the Peace Corps in early August. She was an economic development volunteer in Costa Rica working to improve local businesses and non-profit development through education planning and ...
- Waverly grad joins Peace Corps in Africa - Chillicothe Gazette
Waverly grad joins Peace Corps in AfricaChillicothe GazetteSo when she told her mother at the start of her college career that she was planning to join the Peace Corps after graduation, Karen Minney knew better than to doubt her. Now, the 22-year-old is making good on those plans as she embarks on a 27-month ...
- Peace Corps Is Coming To Campus - University of Wisconsin- Superior
- A Peace Corps Stint In Madagascar Gave Him A Vision Of Vanilla - NPR (blog)
A Peace Corps Stint In Madagascar Gave Him A Vision Of VanillaNPR (blog)Madagascar-grown orchids produce most of the world's vanilla beans, but vanilla extract isn't manufactured in country. Former Peace Corps volunteers-turned-entrepreneurs Tim McCollum and Brett Beach, co-founders of the Brooklyn-based Mad [?]
- Peace Corps Fellow - Lincoln Trail Publishing
Peace Corps FellowLincoln Trail Publishing"I want to work with people to accomplish things. I want to find out what the citizens want and assist." John Juliano is going to be in Neoga for the next eleven months, working through the Peace Corps Fellows Program, AmeriCorps, and the Illinois ...
- Peace Corps Coffee Chat - Austin Chronicle
Peace Corps Coffee ChatAustin ChronicleExpand your horizons by immersing yourself in another culture and helping make the world a just a little bit better. Wed., Sept. 17, 5:30-6:30pm. Free. Texas Union, 2247 Guadalupe (UT campus), Austin, 512/232-9436.
- Dina Nayeri on Keeping Up with Her Peace Corps Mom - Wall Street Journal
- Ralston native begins Peace Corps service - Omaha World-Herald
Ralston native begins Peace Corps serviceOmaha World-HeraldA Ralston woman is serving in the Peace Corps in Colombia, South America. Jessica Atha, 25, became interested in the Peace Corps during her sophomore year of college. ?I was really lost and didn't know what I wanted for my future, but I knew that ...