Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: Stories from Thailand
University Of Minnesota
12 to 1 p.m.
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.
Lynn Tchida (Teacher Collaboration and Community Outreach Facilitator, 2011-12), Anita Root (Community Based Organizational Development, 2010-12), and Robert Quinn (Agriculture Extension Agent), who all served in Thailand, will share stories, photos, and artifacts from their service. 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.
For questions about this event contact Janice McInerney
Last updated Jun 05 2014