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Volunteer Mid-South has many opportunities. If you’ve never volunteered through Volunteer Mid-South, register online at volunteermidsouth.org. Click on the “Become a Member” tab. Then click on the new...
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... were mad," says Patrick Haggerty. "We'd had enough – and music was our best option." Haggerty is talking about the anger he was feeling four decades years ago – anger he channelled into an...
2014/11/19 23:30
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Gumare — Batswana have been praised for their kindness and love, more especially the cultural spirit of greeting one another. Speaking in an interview, the United States (US) Peace Corps volunteer in...
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2014/11/19 14:44
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West Hazel Dell — Royce Andrews, a 2007 Columbia River High School graduate, wrapped up two years of Peace Corps service this year in Burkina Faso, an impoverished country in West Africa where she...
2014/11/19 05:28
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Catherine Onyemelukwe is the author of the memoir, Nigeria Revisited: My Life and Loves Abroad. She writes about her twenty-four years in Nigeria, starting as a Peace Corps volunteer in 1962 and...
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2014/11/19 03:48
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With the Ebola crisis so much in the news these days and the emphasis on fear-mongering, it is a bit surprising that so little is being written or broadcast in the United States about the actual area...
2014/11/19 00:01
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Chris Szwedo's need of a haircut is what led to his latest documentary. The filmmaker's barbershop was next to a small gallery on Cape Cod, Mass., where he discovered a striking collection of photos...
2014/11/18 19:14
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From Mystic J. Permanent resident of Room 1313, Hollywood Tower Hotel. Oct. 23–Nov. 21 For a romantic date this week, take your significant other to the zoo and then buy them candy corn. It’s what...
2014/11/18 16:38
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Douglas Lyon has decades of experience battling disease and despair in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. The Portland-area epidemiologist has worked with Medecins Sans Frontieres (the medical charity...
2014/11/18 10:29
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Mrs. Etmonia David-Tarpeh, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf's choice for the Chairmanship of the Liberia National Investment Commission (LNIC), has daunting tasks ahead to reawaken the spirit of the...
2014/11/18 06:39
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MANCHESTER — Megan Record has already mentally packed her bags. On Nov. 29, just two days after Thanksgiving, the 19-year-old Manchester resident will climb aboard a plane headed for South Africa....
2014/11/17 10:28
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WESTON, Conn. -- Author Catherine Onyemelukwe will visit the Weston Library to speak about Nigeria on Wednesday, Nov. 19, from noon to 1:30 p.m. Onyemelukwe, a Westport resident, will discuss the...
2014/11/17 02:28
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President Obama Announces Peace Corps Program in BurmaMonday, 17 November 2014, 3:19 pmPress Release: National Peace Corps AssociationStatement by Deputy National Security Advisor For Strategic...
2014/11/16 23:03
2014/11/16 23:03
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It has been a decade since Alison Hyde, her husband and Kenyan friends started a school for AIDS orphans in a village of green hills near the equator. In that time, word has spread and the place where...
2014/11/16 14:26
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Exclusive: Last April, much of the world was horrified when the Boko Haram rebels of northern Nigeria kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls and vowed to marry them off. But the violence in Africa’s...
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Carla Brunini is just months into her college career, but she’s already thinking about the $20,000 in student loans that she has accumulated. “It scares me a little bit because I know (student loans)...
2014/11/16 09:42
2014/11/16 09:42
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College isn’t for everyone, plain and simple. There are a myriad of reasons for not going to college, but American culture still pushes every high school graduate down that path. While there is a...
2014/11/16 00:40
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Mike Dixon was true to his word in saying he would return to Ukraine, where he served three years in the Peace Corps. He had to leave his adopted country with other Peace Corps volunteers earlier...
2014/11/15 15:29
2014/11/15 15:29
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Danielle Nierenberg is President of Food Tank (www.FoodTank.com) and an expert on sustainable agriculture and food issues. She has written extensively on gender and population, the spread of factory...
2014/11/15 12:19
2014/11/15 12:19
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President Barack Obama walks off the stage after addressing an audience at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. (Dan Peled/EPA) BRISBANE, Australia — President Obama left Washington a...
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