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The Peace Corps A Journey To Discovery by Jessica Richey

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The Peace Corps. A Journey To Discovery by Jessica Richey. History. The Mission of the Peace Corps. Promoting World Peace and Friendship. Requirements. Age Health Citizenship. Programs. Education Youth Outreach Community Development Business Development Environment Agriculture - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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The Peace Corps

A Journey To Discoveryby Jessica Richey

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History

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The Mission of the Peace Corps

Promoting World Peace and Friendship

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Requirements

• Age• Health• Citizenship

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Programs

• Education• Youth Outreach• Community Development• Business Development• Environment• Agriculture• Health and HIV/AIDS• Information Technology

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Facts

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Benefits

• Professional and Career• Educational• Financial

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Melissa Osgood

• Development Coordinator• Application Process• “I really want to feel like I made a

change in this world.”• Sub-Saharan Western Africa• Mixed Emotions

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Karl Jensen• Vietnam War• Philippines• World Banking System• $50 a month • Celia

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• Married• Slovakia• English Teacher• Holidays• “Other challenges seem trivial.”• Peace Corps Recruiter

Dan McLaughlin

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• World Beyond South Dakota• Latin America or Africa?• Honduras• Tiny Village• Re-Adjustment

Kelly Moe

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Works Cited• Photos:• Earth. December 6, 2004.• http://www.buckminster.info/Index/Earth.htm• JFK Signing Executive Order. December 3, 2004.

http://www.classbrain.com/artteenst/publish/article_111.shtml• JFK. December 1, 2004.

http://www.mylaszlo.com/lps-krank/my-apps/soundblox/speeches/jfk.jpg• Oxford Maps. December 1, 2004. http://web.comlab.ox.ac.uk/oxinfo/maps/• Philippines Map. December 6, 2004. http://

www.sel.barc.usda.gov/scalenet/images/Philippines.gif• House. December 6, 2004.

http://home.hawaii.rr.com/revmikeyoung/images/54.%20Caican%20house.jpg• Slovakia. December 6, 2004. http://www.infobank.sk/slovakia/slovakia.jpg• Honduras Map. December 7, 2004.

http://www.lonelyplanet.com/mapshells/central_america/honduras/honduras.htm• Africa Map. December 7, 2004. http://www.mytravelguide.com/g/maps/Africa-

map.gif• Others:• University of Michigan.

http://www.umich.edu/~bhl/bhl/myumich/daybook/dbook58.htm• John F. Kennedy Library. http://www.jfklibrary.org/j101460.htm