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Canton, Ill., native begins Peace Corps service in Malawi

Amber Furness, 25, of Canton, Ill., has been accepted into the Peace Corps and will depart for Malawi March 2 to begin training as a natural resource management extension volunteer. 579 more words

Africa And Middle East

Denison graduate begins Peace Corps service in Nepal

Sarah Kosling, 23, of Granville, Ohio, has been accepted into the Peace Corps and will depart for Nepal March 6 to begin training as an agriculture extension volunteer. 544 more words

Europe, Asia, And Pacific Islands

Oberlin College makes big jump on Peace Corps’ annual Top Schools rankings

CHICAGO – Oberlin College & Conservatory leapt seven places on Peace Corps’ annual list of the top volunteer-producing colleges and universities across the country. Making the list for the 15th consecutive year, Oberlin ranks No. 626 more words

Africa And Middle East

Northern Michigan University earns spot on Peace Corps’ annual Top Schools rankings

CHICAGO – Northern Michigan University climbed three spots on Peace Corps’ annual list of the top 25 volunteer-producing midsized colleges and universities across the country. The school ranks No. 631 more words

Africa And Middle East

Love and Peace Corps: Chuck and Cary

The Peace Corps experience changes volunteers’ lives. It launches their career or redirects it. It jam packs monumental lessons into two years and opens volunteers’ perspective to the world. 360 more words

Europe, Asia, And Pacific Islands

Goodrich, Mich., native begins Peace Corps service in Madagascar

Ashley Hockin, 22, of Goodrich, Mich., has been accepted into the Peace Corps and will depart for Madagascar Feb. 9 to begin training as an agriculture extension volunteer. 465 more words

Africa And Middle East

Former AmeriCorps volunteer continues passion for service as Peace Corps volunteer in Zambia

Chelsi Burger, 23, of Park Ridge, Ill., has been accepted into the Peace Corps and will depart for Zambia Feb. 9 to begin training as an agriculture volunteer. 550 more words

Africa And Middle East