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1967: Carol J Peiffer served in Brazil in Nossa Senhora da Gloria, SE beginning in 1967
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Carol J Peiffer can be contacted at stormy724ahotmaildcom
Country of Service: Brazil
Training Group: Sacramento (summer 1966, advanced training)
Cities you served in: Nossa Senhora da Gloria, SE
Arrival Year: 1967
Departure Year: 1969
education, community development
Other Countries you served in, Training Group Name Arrival Year, Departure Year, Work Description:
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
I taught art for 30 years before retiring. Since then I've worked at various full & part-time positions. I also write and create graphic art work.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
Being a PCV allowed me to see the world from a different point of view. It increased my admiration of other peoples and cultures. It helped me appreciate my own opportunities. Despite my later successes as a teacher, artist & writer, being a PCV was the best thing I have ever done.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Anyone who served in Brazil, especially those from my training group.
Originally posted: March 30, 2006
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