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Six Months in Country

This week, we had a site visit from senior Peace Corps staff: Craig Badger, Director of Programming & Training (DPT) for Peace Corps Guatemala/Acting Country Director, and Kristin Kaper, Chief of Programming and Training for the Inter-America & Pacific Region (IAP). 337 more words

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Mother Knows Best

My mother always asks me what I want for my birthday or christmas and now that I live abroad before any care package. I understand why she does it, maybe I actually want something specific or she is afraid of sending me an unappreciated gift. 413 more words

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Tips for Travelling on a Budget


Airbnb is an amazing site where people from around the world can rent out their home, apartment, cottage, room, etc. The options available for rent are incredible, from uptown lofts to countryside villas. 957 more words

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My Pre-Service Packing List for Peace Corps Zambia

Packing. One of the few external factors that I have control over. So I put effort into this. I compared notes with many other PC blogs, reviewed… 1,009 more words

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Morocco's Host Country Hero

The upcoming Peace Corps Week 2015 will hold activities designed to support Peace Corps’ Third Goal of sharing other cultures with Americans. One way of doing this is through a  266 more words


Learning about learning

I’ve been working in my school for the better part of two months and I still have a lot to figure out.

Sidenote: Can anyone else hear the band playing right outside my room? 818 more words

Chobe's Technical Advisory Committee is rising...

Itebogeng, Regional Education Director, is rising because “I want to stop GBV at all costs…” WHY DO YOU RISE? #CHOBERISES JOIN US! Feb 14 @12pm Kasane Tebelopele Centre #1BILLIONRISING #RISE4REVOLUTION… 79 more words