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Peace Corps Week Information Session

Gustavus Adolphus College




4:30 to 5:30 p.m.


Linner Lounge, Johnson Student Union
800 West College Ave.
Saint Peter, MN 56082

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Peace Corps Week celebrates President Kennedys establishment of the Peace Corps on March 1, 1961, and all the ways Peace Corps service makes a difference abroad and at home, and for the thousands of Volunteers who have served. Attend this Information Session to learn more about why Peace Corps needs you to be part of the next generation to promote global peace and friendship. You will hear about Volunteer experiences, have your questions answered, and gain tips to guide you through the application process. Registration for this event is encouraged, but not required to attend. 

SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER:  Samantha Maranell, 2010 Gustavus grad, will share stories and slides from her service in Samoa where she was an English Literacy and Community Development Volunteer from 2010-2012.  Not to be missed! 

Can't make it to the info session?  Stop by and see recruiter and Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, Erin McGillivray, down by the P.O.s in the lower level of the Campus Center where she will host a table from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. that same day.

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.

Peace Corps is seeking dedicated people to fill thousands of positions around the world.  The best way to know if you qualify for Peace Corps service is to apply.  Submit an online application by March 1 for the best opportunity to match your skills to remaining assignment openings for 2014.

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For questions about this event contact Erin McGillivray

If you require a reasonable accommodation when attending a Peace Corps event, please contact the recruiter identified in the “for questions about this event” section of the event listing. Please provide the details of the reasonable accommodation you are requesting.

Last updated May 07 2014

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