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1966: Douglas Charles Haring served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Bolivia in Huywasi, la Paz beginning in 1966
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Douglas Charles Haring can be contacted at douglasharingayahoodcom
Country of Service: Bolivia
Training Group: 20
Cities you served in: Huywasi, la Paz
Arrival Year: 1966
Departure Year: 1968
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Received a Masters in Architecture from Harvard in 1970 Have now relocated from Boston MA to 49 Knollwood Rd., Huntington, NY 11743.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
It made me less confident in the self-centered role the United States has tried to maintain as a "upper power" in world affairs.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Kirsten Jean Johnson, Mexico City
Any message for returned volunteers?:
I hope that other volunteers have shared their enlarged view ponts with their children and neighbors and that they continue to spend some time each week in community service and political discussion. What we learned may help other Amercians understand why everyone abroad does not love us while we try to convince ourselves that were have the highest standard of living.
Originally posted: December 8, 2006
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Peace Corps Bolivia; Directory of Bolivia RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Bolivia RPCVs; Peace Corps Annual Report: 1966