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Photo of the Day: Under Secretaries for "J" and "R" Now On Board

– Domani Spero

Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights (J):
Sarah Sewall

Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs (R):
Richard Stengel…
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State Department

I will bear true faith and allegiance

On the morning of Friday, April 4, 2013, I was sworn in as an official Peace Corps Volunteer in the Kingdom of Morocco by Secretary of State John Kerry. 438 more words

Peace Corps

Two Years To Go

It’s been a long time since I’ve written anything, partially because it’s been a very busy time, so sorry for the ridiculously long post.

Since I last posted, I got violently sick for the last week of training (still not sure what happened there, but I’m fine now!) and finished up CBT with an awesome goodbye party in our town with our host families, some of the people we worked with, the current Volunteers in town, plus the 6 of us and our teacher. 1,620 more words

Not in Kansas Anymore

I was watching Wizard of Oz in my room and I realized the Peace Corps is a lot like Dorothy’s adventure. I mean, my adventure has just started, so what could I possibly know? 445 more words

Peace Corps

Swearing In

After taking our official oath of office today, we moved from being Peace Corps Trainees to official Peace Corps Volunteers.  Secretary of State John Kerry even made it out to Rabat for the ceremony, which was a Peace Corps first.   48 more words


March 27, 2014

Today is March 27, which seems like it will pass as any routine Thursday should – tutoring, prepping our Life Skills program with my counterpart, class. 418 more words