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*What: *Peace Corps Volunteer Panel Discussion

*Where:* Miller Learning Center, Room 148

*When:* TODAY, Thursday Feb 7, 6-8pm


*Why:*In response to the significant interest at the University of Georgia,
the Peace Corps has campus recruiter and returned Peace Corps Volunteer,
April Conway, to recruit students and alumni.


*April is facilitating a Peace Corps Volunteer Panel Discussion on TODAY
Thursday, February 07, 2013 at UGA’s Zell B. Miller Learning Center, Room
0148 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. *Returned Peace Corps Volunteers from
Fiji, Mongolia, Bulgaria, Panama, Kenya, Niger, Sierra Leone and more will
be on hand to answer questions about life as a Peace Corps Volunteer.  They
will share their experiences overseas and discuss how service has impacted
their lives personally and professionally.


This year, The University of Georgia ranks No. 25 on Peace Corps’ 2013 Top
Colleges for large schools. The annual list recognizes the highest
volunteer-producing colleges and universities for small, medium, large and
graduate institutions. There are currently 51 of PCVs undergraduate alumni
from the University of Georgia serving overseas. The University of Georgia
went up from its 2012 rank. Last year, it ranked #30.


Peace Corps offers two years of international experience after graduation
with full travel, living, health benefits, and graduate school
opportunities. Serving in the Peace Corps is a great way to immerse
yourself in a new culture, learn a new language, and have the experience of
a lifetime. Life is calling. How far will you go?


*For more information contact April L. Conway*, 706-542-7623,
[log in to unmask], or visit http://www.peacecorps.gov/*
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