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1971: Donald Baker served in Korea in Kwangju beginning in 1971
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Donald Baker can be contacted at dbakerainterchangedubcdca
Country of Service: Korea
Training Group: K-18, changed to K-19
Cities you served in: Kwangju
Arrival Year: 1971
Departure Year: 1074
Work Description: English teacher
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
I am now a professor of Korean Studies at the University of British
Columbia, focusing on Korean history and culture.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
Without the Peace Corps experience, I never would have thought of
becoming a professor of Korean Studies
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Any of the members of K-18 or K-19 or anyone who served in South
Cholla province between 1971 and 1974.
Originally posted: May 1, 2002
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