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1980: Janice DeCosmo served in Togo in Badou, Kpalime beginning in 1980
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Janice DeCosmo can be contacted at jdecosmoaudwashingtondedu
Country of Service: Togo
Training Group: Math and Science Teachers, 1980
Cities you served in: Badou, Kpalime
Arrival Year: 1980
Departure Year: 1983
I taught physics and chemistry at the Lycee level and assisted in new volunteer training in 1981
Other Countries you served in, Training Group Name Arrival Year, Departure Year, Work Description:
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
I married another Peace Corps Volunteer, Dave Butterfield, and we have two daughters, now teenagers and live in Seattle, Washington. I earned my PhD in atmospheric sciences in 1991 and now serve as a faculty member and Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education at the University of Washington. Many of our closest friends in Seattle are returned Togo Peace Corps volunteers.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
Some of my most treasured experiences are from Peace Corps days.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Any message for returned volunteers?:
There's a great network of RPCVs out there to connect with - don't be shy about contacting people in your area.
Originally posted: October 5, 2005
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