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Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: Stories from Zambia

University of Minnesota




12 to 1 p.m.


Humphrey 289
301 19th Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55455


Peace Corps service is the opportunity of a lifetime and offers two years of international experience. Come to this Brown Bag Lunch and Learn to find out how Peace Corps service made a difference in a local community as well as the life a volunteer.

Michelle Short, who served in Zambia, 2006-08, will share stories, photos, and artifacts from her experience as an Education Volunteer. Hear first-hand what it was like to live in another country and become a part of another culture and community.

This event is free and open to the public. You do not need to be a University of Minnesota student in order to attend.

Complete Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Schedule

Stories from Ecuador
Wednesday, June 18, 12 to 1 p.m. | Humphrey 289

Stories from Zambia
Wednesday, June 25, 12 to 1 p.m. | Humphrey 289

Stories from Poland
Wednesday, July 2, 12 to 1 p.m. | Humphrey 289

Stories from the Dominican Republic
Wednesday, July 9, 12 to 1 p.m. | Humphrey 289

Stories from Burkina Faso
Wednesday, July 16, 12 to 1 p.m. | Humphrey 289

Stories from Azerbaijan
Wednesday, July 23, 12 to 1 p.m. | Humphrey 289

Stories from China
Wednesday, July 30, 12 to 1 p.m. | Humphrey 289

Stories from Thailand
Wednesday, August 6, 12 to 1 p.m. | Humphrey 289

Peace Corps Office at the Learning Abroad Center

You are also welcomet to stop in to meet Janice McInerney, RPCV Ukraine, during drop-in office hours on campus.

  • Drop-in office hours: Wednesdays, June 18 - August 6 | 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
  • Learning Abroad Center, 230 Heller Hall
  • PLEASE NOTE: Drop-in time will be interrupted by the Brown Bag Lunch and Learn series outlined above. If you would like one-on-one time for questions, please plan to drop-in before or after a Lunch and Learn.

Like us at www.facebook.com/UMNPeaceCorps and stay updated on monthly events at the U and changes to the drop-in office hours schedule.

About the Peace Corps: Read more or watch a video about what it's like to be a Volunteer including what Volunteers do, where they go, and the many benefits of Peace Corps service. Or apply now to begin your life-defining experience.

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For questions about this event contact Janice McInerney

Last updated Jun 27 2014

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