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1973: Margaret Szumowski served in Congo in Kinshasa beginning in 1973
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Margaret Szumowski can be contacted at szumowskiastccdedu
Country of Service: Congo
Training Group: 1973
Cities you served in: Kinshasa
Arrival Year: 1973
Departure Year: 1975
Ethiopia, husband a physician working at Princess Tsehaii
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
We went back to Madison, where Andrew, my husband, and I were at the University of Wisconsin. Two years later, we went to the Rio Grande Valley where my husband, Andrew worked with migrants, and I taught Hispanic girls in Brownsville.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
I'm still living in the Congo in my memory, especially since I teach about the Congo in my Community College in Springfield, Massachusetts.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
We felt very bad about the death of our friend, Avis, whom we met in Addis Abeba.
Any message for returned volunteers?:
Let's all go back again! Margaret
Originally posted: July 1, 2005
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