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Calendar of Peace Corps Events on Campus

Campus Representative's Drop-In Advising Hours

Tuesdays 3-5pm in Ingraham Hall rm 331
Fridays 2-4pm in the Red Gym rm 106

Special Events!

Peace Corps Story Slam
Tuesday, Nov. 17th -- 7:00 - 9:00pm
Argus Bar and Grille -- 123 E. Main (just off the Capital Square!)
-- A night of storytelling, food and fun! Hear short stories of "The Taboo," as told by Returned Peace Corps Volunteers, describing their time abroad, both the trials and the triumphs. This event is open to the public and all ages. Admission: $5 or two non-perishable food items. Students with ID are free!>

General Information Meetings

Skype with a Volunteer: Paraguay Edition
Wednesday, November 11th -- 4:30 - 5:30pm
Union South TITU
-- At this Peace Corps Information Session you'll find out what its really like to serve as a volunteer. We'll be skyping in a current Volunteer (or even two!) who are currently serving in Paraguay. We'll hear first-hand all about their details on daily life in another country and culture and how they are making a difference in their community! We'll also have a returned volunteer from Paraguay join us in-person to back them up.

Biology Careers with the Peace Corps
Wednesday, November 18th -- 4:30 - 5:30pm
Steenbock Library, Biocommons Rm 110
-- Join a panel of Returned Peace Corps Volunteers who followed their interest in biology right into the Peace Corps! Put your passion for biology to work implementing water sanitation projects, working in protected areas management, teaching biology in high schools, or promoting biological conservation initiatives and sustainable resources use.

Application Writing Workshop

Application Workshop
Wednesday, December 9th -- 4:30 - 5:30pm
Writing Center
-- Learn about the new streamlined Peace Corps application and timeline. Tailor your resume and application for the Peace Corps program of your choice. Bring your resume and essay with you!

Peace Corps Ambassadors Group

Get involved with the PC prior to volunteering overseas! Returned Peace Corps Volunteers-Madison (RPCV-Madison) is a student group that works in the Madison area on various campus events and community activities. Contact the Campus Recruiter for more information:

< Check this site often. There is always an opportunity for you to learn more about Peace Corps! You can find other events in the Midwest area at: "Find Local Events."

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