Author Archive: Mike

 
 

Dream Assignment

Dear Fellow RPCV, Peace Corps was a life changing experience for me and I wish to give back by using my experience and abilities as a photojournalist. I have entered a proposal to an online competition calling for photographers to name their “Dream Assignment.” From March 3 to April 3, 2009, the ideas will be […]

 
White Diamond – The Movie

White Diamond – The Movie

THE WHITE DIAMOND is a film about the daring adventure of exploring rainforest canopy with a novel flying device-the Jungle Airship. Airship engineer Dr.Graham Dorrington embarks on a trip to the giant Kaieteur Falls in the heart of Guyana, hoping to fly his helium-filled invention above the tree-tops. But this logistic effort will not be […]

 

The MBAG is back!

REF:  EDUCATIONAL SHIPMENTS OF BOOKS AND LEARNING MATERIALS  Dear Sir or Madam: I am writing you in reference to the new Global Bulk Economy – MBAG Parcel Shipping program offered by the United States Postal Service. The Global Bulk Economy MBAG parcel-shipping program replaces the former $1 per lb Surface MBAG program that was cancelled […]

 
Tim and Mike at Inauguration

Tim and Mike at Inauguration

Two of Guyana’s very own attended the Inauguration of Barack Obama.  Timothy Birner worked for the State Department in Guyana from 2003 to 2005 and Mike Geurink was a PCV from 2004 to 2006.  Many PCV’s who served from 2003 to 2005 knew Tim as the man who hosted the parties, partook in numerous Peace […]

 
Inaugural Parade will Include Peace Corps Community

Inaugural Parade will Include Peace Corps Community

We’re Marching! RPCVs to Take Part in the Inaugural Parade Now is your chance to be a part of history! The Returned Peace Corps Community has been selected from among groups around the country to march in the Presidential Inaugural Parade on January 20, 2009. A total of 200 marchers will carry flags and banners […]