1961: Howard Terry Adcock served in Colombia in Cogua, Cundinamarca beginning in 1961

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1961: Howard Terry Adcock served in Colombia in Cogua, Cundinamarca beginning in 1961

1961: Howard Terry Adcock served in Colombia in Cogua, Cundinamarca beginning in 1961

Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Howard Terry Adcock can be contacted at terryaadcockdnet

Country of Service: Colombia

Training Group: Colombia 1

Cities you served in: Cogua, Cundinamarca

Arrival Year: 1961

Departure Year: 1963

Work Description: Community Development

Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:

I am retired after a rewarding career of 34 years in the Federal Civil
Service as a personnel management specialist and as a training
specialist, primarily in the USDA.

Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:

I still remember the people of Colombia with whom I worked during
my service. They are an inspiration to me to this day. I also
remember the principles and practices of Community Development
and have used them repeatedly in an attempt to benefit the
communities in which I have resided.

Any message for returned volunteers?:

Don't forget why you joined the Peace Corps in the first place, and
bring that motivation to bear on whatever you are doing. That will
take you a looong way!

Originally posted: October 20, 2001



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