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Letter: Why George McGuan for state representatiave?

...of the world that many of us might rather not. In the Peace Corps, he dug water wells for local villages in Bolivia...that hoping isn't doing. As George has done with the Peace Corps, his history degree, and in becoming a journeyman electrician...
My Turn: A common neighbor as legislator

...Juneau residents, McGuan embraced that group's "learning by doing" ideal by spending two years in Bolivia as a Peace Corps volunteer. Then he returned to Juneau, worked through the International Brotherhood of Electrical Worker's apprenticeship...
Effort underway across state to get out the Native vote

...Association. She said she's been involved in elections for as long as she can remember."In fact, I was in the Peace Corps in a remote island in the South Pacific, and I voted absentee. So yes, I (pride) myself on my voting history...
Today in History

...Muroc Dry Lake in California.In 1960, Democratic presidential candidate John F. Kennedy suggested the idea of a Peace Corps while addressing an audience of students at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.In 1977, singer Bing Crosby died...
US missionary with Ebola leaving Liberia Tuesday

...Meanwhile, some airlines that serve West Africa have suspended flights, while international groups, including the Peace Corps, have evacuated some or all of their representatives in the region.In the United States, public health officials...
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Fundraising to help the orphans of Peru

...major in International Affairs and Economics at Florida State University. After she's finished, she might join the Peace Corps, or she might work for the U.S. State Department, or she might work for the United Nations, or she might start...
Peace Corps Profile: Lessons taught and learned in Cambodia make a decision about whether to go to medical school or go into the Peace Corps when the decision was made. The Peace Corps won out.Volunteering with the Peace Corps is dependent on a lot and Kohan said she can't be certain there would...
Peace Corps Profile: A new world in Honduras

...Fellman spent two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in San Marcos, Ocotepeque...already on her way to begin her Peace Corps experience, traveling outside...experiences abroad. He was also a Peace Corps volunteer, in Mali, Africa...
Peace corps profiles: PCV Cuadra fulfills sense of wanderlust

...was in her 60s when she became a Peace Corps Volunteer for two years in experience I could find that Peace Corps wanted or might want, because horticulture."In the Peace Corps, everyone gets an education...
Ex-Peace Corps volunteers visit students

...50 Juneauites who are returned Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCVs) will be visiting...service. Every year in early March, Peace Corps Day commemorates the founding of the Peace Corps in 1961 during the presidency of...


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