|By Admin1 (admin) (pool-141-157-9-190.balt.east.verizon.net - 188.8.131.52) on Thursday, March 30, 2006 - 11:35 am: Edit Post|
1975: Patricia Smith King served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Congo - Kinshasa in Ebonda and Bumba beginning in 1975
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Patricia Smith King can be contacted at pkingamailbagdcom
Country of Service: Congo - Kinshasa
Training Group: 1975
Cities you served in: Ebonda and Bumba
Arrival Year: 1975
Departure Year: 1975
Biology and Chemistry teacher
Other Countries you served in, Training Group Name Arrival Year, Departure Year, Work Description:
Congo - Kinshasa (Zaire)
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Returned to teach biology in high-schools, then on to graduate school at U. Georgia for MS and PhD degrees in population biology/population genetics; from there to Madison, WI, where I continue to reside and where I obtained a law degree after which I had my own patent and other intellectual law practice for 10 years. This I closed last year (2008) to take some time off before moving on to other endeavors -- as yet undecided.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
I wish I had stayed to serve my full term, but what are you going to do about it now? I may yet return -- who knows?
Any message for returned volunteers?:
I'd love to hear from any RPCV's from Zaire, especially those who were in training with me (then known as Pat Smith) in Kivu the summer of 1975.
Originally posted: 8/13/2009
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1975; Peace Corps Congo Kinshasa; Directory of Congo Kinshasa RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Congo Kinshasa RPCVs
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|By Luk-Luk (184.108.40.206) on Thursday, January 05, 2012 - 7:07 am: Edit Post|
I am looking for full contacts of Ms Patricia Hayflick,a peace corps volunteer English teacher in Lemfu/Bas-Za´re(DR-Congo Kinshasa)from 1974-1976.I was one of her best friends,an English teacher at Ngwisana Insitute/Lemfu.
Luk-Luk Otepa Lukulowo Emery