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1994: Jeremy Groce served in Guinea-Bissau in Bissau beginning in 1994
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Jeremy Groce can be contacted at jeremygroceayahoodcom
Country of Service: Guinea-Bissau
Training Group: 1994
Cities you served in: Bissau
Arrival Year: 1994
Departure Year: 1996
English Teacher Trainer
Other Countries you served in, Training Group Name Arrival Year, Departure Year, Work Description:
I trained in Sao Jorge, Cape Verde, with PCVs going to Guinea-Bissau, Cape Verde, and Sao Tome. We trained from July to October 1994. My training group left in 1996. I taught English, linguistics, and communications at Tchico Te, the teacher training college.
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Still working in Africa--first in Angola, now in Sudan and Kenya.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
It's a cliche, but it was definitely the toughest job I ever loved. Plus I met and married my wife (neither a local nor an American PCV) there!
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Any updates from people are welcome and if you're ever in Nairobi, Kenya, please let me know!
Originally posted: December 28, 2003
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