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FRIDAY: Returned Peace Corps Volunteer to Highlight Girls’ Education During Event with First Lady
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 9, 2014 CONTACT: Press Office 202.692.2230 FRIDAY: Returned Peace Corps Volunteer to Highlight Girls’ Education During Event with First Lady WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. ...
Peace Corps Director to Join Public University Leaders in Orlando for Discussion on Progress through Partnerships
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 31, 2014 CONTACT: Press Office 202.692.2230 WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 31, 2014 – On Tuesday, Nov. 4, Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet will travel ...
Peace Corps Director to Visit Florida International University to Announce New Partnership
Peace Corps & FIU to launch Florida’s first-ever Peace Corps Prep program WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 8, 2014 – Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet will visit ...
Peace Corps Director to Hold “Back to School” Press Conference Call for College Reporters
Director Will Call on Students to Take Advantage of New, Shorter Application Process and Apply Before September 30th to Leave Shortly After Graduation WASHINGTON, D.C., Sept. 19, ...
Winners of Peace Corps’ ‘Blog It Home’ Contest to Share Global Perspective with Local Youth
WASHINGTON, D.C., Sept. 16, 2014 – On Thursday, Sept. 18, the nine winners of Peace Corps’ second annual Blog It Home contest who traveled from their countries ...
MONDAY: Peace Corps Director to Join World Affairs Council of Houston for Conversation on Advancing Global Health through Partnerships
WASHINGTON, D.C., Sept. 12, 2014 – On Monday, Sept. 15, Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet will travel to Houston to join the World Affairs Council ...
Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet to Join U.S. Congressman Alan Lowenthal at California State University, Long Beach
CSULB is Peace Corps’ No. 2 ranked Hispanic-Serving Institution WASHINGTON, D.C., Sept. 2, 2014 – Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet will join U.S. Congressman Alan ...
A Day in the Life: Peace Corps Director to Visit Returned Peace Corps Volunteers Working to Improve Baltimore Community
WASHINGTON, D.C., August 26, 2014 – On Wednesday, August 27, Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet will visit Lakeland Elementary and Middle School in Baltimore to ...
Peace Corps Director to Kick Off Agency Campaign to Call 30,000 Prospective Applicants
WASHINGTON, D.C., July 15, 2014 – On Wednesday, July 16, Peace Corps’ new Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet will kick off an agency-wide phone blitz to reach ...
Peace Corps Director to Highlight Service Opportunities, Historic New Agency Reforms on Capitol Hill
Five members of Congress to join Peace Corps Director, share stories of service WASHINGTON, D.C., July 15, 2014 – On Wednesday, July 16, Peace Corps’ ...
Peace Corps Partners with Alpha Phi Alpha to Promote Service in the African American Community
WASHINGTON, D.C., May 20, 2014 – On Friday, May 23, the Peace Corps and Alpha Phi Alpha – the first intercollegiate Greek-letter fraternity for African ...
Peace Corps Acting Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet to Join U.S. Congressman John Tierney at Salem State University
WASHINGTON, D.C., May 12, 2014 – Peace Corps Acting Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet will join U.S. Congressman John Tierney (MA-6) at Salem State University in Salem, ...
Rotary and Peace Corps to announce collaborative agreement
WHAT: Rotary International General Secretary John Hewko and Peace Corps Acting Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet will announce an agreement to deepen cooperation between the two organizations ...