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My lying eyes

If you’ve read anything about me, you already know that I was in the US Navy between 1988-1994. I went to boot camp in Orlando, Florida and then went to Pensacola, Florida for my rate training as a CTM, which meant I was an electronics technician with a security clearance. 521 more words

Creative Writing

Role provisioning from Oracle Cloud to BICS

Roles are provisioned from Oracle Cloud to individual Users via the My Service view:

The following three Roles can be assigned for BICS (besides the APEX Roles): 194 more words

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Finishing Strong

As my service draws to a close, I have found myself frantically rushing about my village trying to wrap up all of my major projects. These are a few snapshots of them attending training’s, creating programs, and bettering their communities. 598 more words

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Malaria - The Winged Scourge

In 2015 the malaria parasite killed 429,000 people. Of these, 303,000 of them were children under 5. It remains one of the worlds most preventable diseases, combated  by mosquito nets, prophylactic medicines, and ensuring infected children receive life saving drugs. 258 more words

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Independence Day

On April 4th, Senegal celebrated its Independence Day. For the most part it was a day like any other in my village, with farmers headed to their gardens to work and women pounding couscous for the evening meal. 704 more words

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What Does A Training Look Like Anyways

Trainings are in many ways the heart of the Peace Corps Senegal program. Whether I am teaching a technique to a friend, or hosting 20 local farmers for a multifaceted event, trainings are an opportunity to teach my work partners new skills. 373 more words

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