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/