Category: Peace Corps

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Podcast by a PCV in Malawi on HIV/AIDS. Blogging it so I remember to listen when I home from work. :) WordPress keeps eating my posts. I have a sneaking suspicion that the problem is actually one of operator error. How could I, brilliant QA analyst (haha!) and technical writer that I am, mess up WordPress? Very simple, actually. If you don’t click save before closing the window, YOUR POST...

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In which t thinks about your underwear

Oh, and a thing about socks and underwear. Get a few new packs. Then, after you are in country, don’t wear all of them! Every month or on a particularly bad time, bust out a new pair. Trust me, in the Peace Corps, there is nothing like a virgin pair of socks and underwear. From the peace corps mailing list on yahoo. Indeed.сайт

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I am a disease that will kill your mother.

Somehow, with all of the x-ray and CAT scan madness, the University Health Center forgot to tell the Peace Corps that I do not, in fact, have Tuberculosis. I’m never gonna get out of here!!seo оптимизация и продвижение

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The waiting is driving me crazy! I could be in Cape Verde. I could be in the Gambia. I could be somewhere else entirely. Going nuts, and driving everyone else there with me.topod.in

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Almost done!

I know that I was nominated for a program that leaves on July 5th. I’m getting down to the wire in regards to getting my medical information in on time, but . . . hopefully it’ll all work out. Other nominees (now invitees) have gotten their invitations to Cape Verde for the 5th. Non-francophone, true, but also one of the most beautiful countries in the world. I’ll be happy no...

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Round-up

Vanity Fair features the Peace Corps (transcript). Alaskan legislatures approve Permenant Fund dividends while serving. PC wiki. The Martha Stewert of Gabon. Interesting Essay. Busy week in the app process, but isn’t it always?продвижение

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Forms-a-Go-Go

Got my medical packet on Friday! After some reassurance from the PC LJ Community, I’m not freaking out about it. There are some good recommendations in there, like, oh I don’t know, quitting smoking. For those of you who don’t know, during the interview, the recruiter asks if there’s anyone in your life who isn’t supportive of serving. My recruiter was somewhat suprised when I said no. I mean, there...

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YEEEAAAHHHH!!!!

Nomination. West Africa. July. Cross your fingers. Man, I sweat blogging so bad. Anyway, tune in to this mad bat channel for updates as things get closer. Or further, as the case may be.раскрутка