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1979: Sara Severance Weinert served in Costa Rica in Tilaran, Santa Cruz beginning in 1979
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Sara Severance Weinert can be contacted at weinertsasckansdedu
Country of Service: Costa Rica
Training Group: School Gardens
Cities you served in: Tilaran, Santa Cruz
Arrival Year: 1979
Departure Year: 1982
School garden promoter (1979-81), sheltered workshop administrator (1981-82)
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
I'm vice president for communications at Southwestern College, a small, liberal arts college in Winfield, Kansas. My husband, Lyle, is a CPA. We have four sons--Nathan, 17; Joel, 15; Peter, 13, and Robert, 11.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
It is near the top of most formative experiences in my life. I miss Costa Rica every day, even though I've only been back once.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Anyone from the training group that arrived in La Guacima in January 1979--school gardens group, ag research, fisheries--or was in country during 1979-82.
Originally posted: December 14, 2003
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