April, 2014

Posh Corps Review

Posted: 4/15/2014 11:49 PM
Posh Corps? Or Peace Corps? Every Peace Corps experience is different based on the host country, rural versus urban location, multiplicity of ethnic groups living together and a milliard of other factors. ... read more

March Volunteer Services Report

Posted: 4/15/2014 11:38 PM
On March 15 our East Bay Director Katherine Macdougall facilitated a job search workshop featuring Joe Lurie, RPCV Kenya ... read more

March Third Goal Report

Posted: 4/15/2014 11:22 PM
March was a busy month with a story workshop and practice jam in SF, a story jam in Monterey and matching returned volunteer speakers ... read more

Evacuated Volunteers: Ukraine

Posted: 4/15/2014 10:35 PM
On February 24, 2014 Peace Corps officially announced that it had evacuated 200 volunteers from Ukraine. NorCal interviewed volunteers who among those evacuated. ... read more

The Many Identities of Eastern Ukraine

Posted: 4/15/2014 9:53 PM
Eastern Ukraine has captured worldwide attention.  To give context to these events we interviewed three recently returned Volunteers who served in the Eastern Ukraine: Jing Li, Julia Lee and, Kyle Borley ... read more