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D1 college basketball player to Peace Corps Volunteer

How do you make the transition from Division 1 college basketball player to Peace Corps Mongolia Volunteer? Simple. Trade in your sneakers, shorts, jersey and teammates for a Bactrian camel, subarctic thermal gear and amazing host country community members. 835 more words

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"I am a nurse because…": Anselma's story

Through interviews, Global Health Service Partnership (GHSP) Nursing Volunteer Hannah Bergbower highlights her extraordinary nursing students, the stories that motivate them and their insights into the future of nursing in Tanzania. 722 more words

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Kabul Updates: 14 New Specialized Surgeons, Casualties from Car Bomb

March 25, 2015

Yesterday our 14 junior surgeons took the specialization exam for their respective course years at our hospital in Kabul…and they all passed! 218 more words

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5 things you thought were universal (but aren’t)

When moving to a new country, you expect the big cultural changes. But it’s the little ones you never saw coming that completely throw you off. 487 more words

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WATCH: What did learning a language do for you?

You’re probably familiar with Spanish and French, but what about Sesotho, Malagasy, Khmer or Thai? 26 more words

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Disaster Response; the Public Info Officer's Perspective (Part 3)

This is the third entry in a three-part series on what it’s like being deployed as a crisis incident public information officer. The first entry… 1,533 more words

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Disaster Response; the Public Info Officer's Perspective (Part 2)

This is the second entry in a three-part series on what it’s like being deployed as a crisis incident public information officer. The first entry… 834 more words

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