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1994: Margaret Martin served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Sri Lanka in Anuradhapura, Negombo, Angunakolapelessa beginning in 1994
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Margaret Martin can be contacted at martinmaxavierdedu
Country of Service: Sri Lanka
Training Group: Batch 21
Cities you served in: Anuradhapura, Negombo, Angunakolapelessa
Arrival Year: 1994
Departure Year: 1997
ESL teacher and English Teacher Trainer
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
I am an ESL Specialist at Xavier University in Cincinnati. Gary and I got married and have two great kids - Carl and Hope. I'm lucky to be part of a great campus organization called the South Asian Society.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
Loved the ups, hated the downs. I mostly miss my Lankan roommates - Nilanthi, Geethika and Suchintha - and rambutan.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
I'm very interested in getting in touch with Bruce Lewis, RPCV Sri Lanka, Batch 19.
Originally posted: April 21, 2007
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