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Peace Corps



Three years with the Peace Corps leave an alumna with insight, frustration, and hope.  by Megan Tetrick ’03

Three winters ago I was a Peace Corps volunteer living in a small town in Ukraine, witnessing something I’d never expected to see — a revolution. Hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians had taken to the...

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Last year 11 Ithaca College graduates joined the Peace Corps, bringing to 125 the number who have volunteered since President John F. Kennedy began the organization in 1961.

Volunteers serve in developing countries throughout the world, creating and developing self-sustaining projects in numerous disciplines such as education, community development,...

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