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1998: Kwa Anna E. Van Deusen served in Cameroon in Enyoh and Bamenda beginning in 1998
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Kwa Anna E. Van Deusen can be contacted at kwaannaaearthlinkdnet
Country of Service: Cameroon
Training Group: Math/Science Education 1998
Cities you served in: Enyoh and Bamenda
Arrival Year: 1998
Departure Year: 2000
Taught Biology at a Government Secondary School in the village of Enyoh for one year. Worked as a grant writer and resource person at the Teacher's Resource Senter in Bamenda, NWP, my second year.
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
I am currently working at the Portland Veteran's Administration Medical Center as a clinical study coordinator. Begining in August, 2005, I will attend nursing school to get a MSN at the University of Portland in Portland, OR.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
I did not have nearly enough patience with the people of Cameroon. I have learned so much about being an American from my service and I have learned a lot about what it means to truely serve. I did some good work as a PCV but if I could do it all again I would be better at really giving service and at enjoying the Cameroonian culture.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Any RPCV from Cameroon is welcome.
Originally posted: March 17, 2005
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