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University of Michigan graduate student begins Peace Corps service in Guatemala

Greta Kaempf, 27, currently of Ann Arbor, Mich., has been accepted into the Peace Corps and will depart for Guatemala July 29 to begin training as a youth development volunteer. 588 more words

Central And South America; Caribbean

"Probably the most stunted population in the world"

The figure below comes from this 2013 study in the medical journal The Lancet, which estimated the prevalence of stunting in the wealthiest 20% and poorest 20% of the population within 81 countries. 76 more words


Illegal Immigration And Gangs: Someday Our Cities Will Burn Because We Didn’t Protect Our Borders

Did you know that the number of illegal immigrants that enter Texas each week is greater than the number of babies being born to citizens of that state?  976 more words


Centinel2012 reblogged this and commented:

As I have previously posted this is not immigration this is an invasion!

Global Challenge 2014: U21 Social Entrepreneurship Corps in Guatemala, Blog 3

So week 3 started off with a bang. Quite literally. Waking up to your bed shaking in a 7.1 earthquake is definitely not your average start to a Monday morning! 624 more words

Global Challenge

Claro, Guatemala: Enjoy Triple (3x) Balance, 07/23/2014

Promotion: Triple (3x) Balance
Operator: Claro
Country: Guatemala
Denominations (USD): 5 & up

Terms and Conditions:
- Claro network calls.
- Calls to USA and Canada… 74 more words


Picture of the week: Lake Atitlan Sunset

Spending New Year’s Day on Lake Atitlan was the perfect way to start off a year.  We took a boat tour around the lake and visited some of the towns, stopping at an art shop and a weaving cooperative along the way.   30 more words

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