Pre-Departure Bucket List

4 weeks! Only 4 weeks until I jump on a plane for staging in Miami then continue onward to Jamaica a few days after. Leaving so soon has me reflecting on what things I'd like to do before I leave the US for the next two years. Spending more time with friends, eating lots of …

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A Note on Medical Clearance

I want to take a moment to talk about being denied medical clearance for a volunteer position in Peace Corps on the need for site specific placement due to a medical condition. It's a difficult process to deal with in the application and pre-departure stages of service and one that I could not find much …

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