|By Admin1 (admin) (pool-151-196-43-253.balt.east.verizon.net - 188.8.131.52) on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 8:38 pm: Edit Post|
1969: Ruth E Larimer served in Iran in Tafresh beginning in 1969
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Ruth E Larimer can be contacted at rlarimeramiisdedu
Country of Service: Iran
Training Group: don't know
Cities you served in: Tafresh
Arrival Year: 1969
Departure Year: 1971
Work Description: English teaching
Other Countries you served in, Training Group Name Arrival Year, Departure Year, Work
My name in PC was Ruth Cathcart
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
I have lived mostly in San Francisco, Berkeley and Monterey, CA and used
my TEFL training all through my career. I now work at the Monterey
Institute of International Studies. I run language and MATESOL programs.
I have a 26 year old daughter and a 17-year old son.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
It defined my career direction and changed my view of culture, especially
in the middle east. I would like to find people from my group. I know they
must be doing interesting things now. The saddest thing is that I haven't
been able to go back to Iran.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
anyone in my group or who lived in Tafresh.
Originally posted: March 20, 2002
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|By Mohammad Abolhassani (184.108.40.206) on Monday, January 15, 2007 - 2:22 am: Edit Post|
Dear Mr. Cathcart
I am Mohammad Abolhassani. I was one of your students in Tafresh. I found you in www. I hope you are satisfied with during your staying in Iran. Now, I am a teacher in Arak university. By this letter, I want to appreciate one of my teachers Mr. Cathcart. I wish health for you and your family.
best regards M. Abolhassani