This year marks 10 years since the founding of SAGE! SAGE was started in 2008 by seven returned volunteers of WorldTeach Guyana. These volunteers served as teachers in secondary schools throughout the country and returned to the United States with a unique awareness of the many obstacles facing Guyanese students
Below are six new books by Peace Corps writers, covering a variety of topics not all having to do with the Peace Corps itself.
A Country Boy’s Dream Comes True
by Edward Franklin Burkett (Micronesia 1986–87)
$22.95 (hardcover), $12.78 (paperback)
From a rural southern boy hauling
Share Your Story at Recruitment Events
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June 17 & 18 – Portland, OR – Info Table: Pride Northwest Festival
June 18 – Philadelphia, PA – Peace Corps at Philly Pride Parade and Festival
June 17 – Bismarck, ND
The Timehri Film Festival starts on May 31, 2017 and ends on June 4, 2017. Below is the Timehri Film Festival schedule of public events, take a look at what’s showing and at what times. There are plenty of great projects and new talent to experience.
May 31, 2017
The Spring 2017 Guyana Gaff Newsletter is available online if you’re interested in reading it. It’s a great look into the lives of Peace Corps Guyana volunteers as they carry on with their work and life abroad.
We recently caught up with one of our newest scholars, Teyjas Singh, to talk about his first semester at UG, where he is studying Civil Engineering.
Tejyas Singh grew up in New Amsterdam, where his interest in Civil Engineering was piqued at a young age. When the pontoon bridge was being
I put together a collection of the top 9 Guyana gifs from around the country of Guyana. This collection of gifs are places, animals, and people from around the country. My goal here was to highlight the diversity of Guyana through snippets of video.
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FROG is celebrating 10 years! It’s hard to believe we’re celebrating 10 years, it feels like we just launched FROG! Really though, we’ve come very far and none of this would be possible without your help!
Over the years you have bought calendars, attended our fundraisers, donated money, volunteered. and
Are you curious to learn more about the Peace Corps, what it’s like, and how volunteers live? I have put together the 10 best Peace Corps YouTube videos highlighting just this. Each of these videos is quite different, some living conditions may seem familiar while others are very different.