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1964: colleen doherty served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Turkey in Zonguldak beginning in 1964
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer colleen doherty can be contacted at colldohertyacomcastdnet
Country of Service: Turkey
Training Group: Turkey 4
Cities you served in: Zonguldak
Arrival Year: 1964
Departure Year: 1966
Work Description: TEFL - Teaching English
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
After several years working in non-profit voluntary agency field, I
went to law school and for the last 20 years have practiced law in
the San Francisco Bay Area.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
This had a strong influence on my life - living in and learning to
appreciate another culture, trying to do something "good",
becoming more self reliant - all very posoitive influences for me.
And for the Turks? I think the opportunity for peoples of other
cultures to know one another on a daily life basis is important.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Joan Baxter - my roommate in Zonguldak. Same training group.
Originally posted: November 7, 2008
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1964; Peace Corps Turkey; Directory of Turkey RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Turkey RPCVs
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