|By Admin1 (admin) (ppp-70-243-121-112.dsl.okcyok.swbell.net - 18.104.22.168) on Friday, July 13, 2007 - 11:35 am: Edit Post|
1967: John H. Meyer served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in The Gambia in Basse and Farrafenni beginning in 1967
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer John H. Meyer can be contacted at jmeyerjanorwichdedu
Country of Service: The Gambia
Training Group: Gambia One
Cities you served in: Basse and Farrafenni
Arrival Year: 1967
Departure Year: 1969
Co-ooperative Education and Development
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Married, three children, doctorate Boston Uinversity and teaching at different universities including Boston University, McGill University and Norwich University in Vermont. Currently running a private clinical counseling practice and doing crisis work as well as developing an exchange program in nursing between The Gambia and NOrwich University.
Will be in The Gambia summer 2007.
Any message for returned volunteers?:
In July 2007, forty years after Peace Corps Gambia One arrived, I will be developing a Nursing and Educaton program with The Gambia University and Norwich University in Vermont.
I will be meeting my son in The Gambia, who is completig his Peace Corps experience in Tanzania and is on his way home. I look forward to sharing stories between The Gambia Peace Corps 1967 and Tanania Peace Corps 2007.
Originally posted: July 13, 2007
Peace Corps The Gambia; Directory of The Gambia RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for The Gambia RPCVs; Peace Corps Annual Report: 1967
Reconnect with this Peace Corps Volunteer
Leave a message above where it says "Create New Conversation."
If this is your profile, post any additions, updates or corrections to your profile below where it says "Add a Message."
RPCVs: To add your own RPCV profile click here.
| The Peace Corps Library|
The Peace Corps Library is now available online with over 40,000 index entries in 500 categories. Looking for a Returned Volunteer? Check our RPCV Directory or leave a message on our Bulletin Board. New: Sign up to receive our free Monthly Magazine by email, research the History of the Peace Corps, or sign up for a daily news summary of Peace Corps stories. Visit our FAQ for more information about PCOL.
| Subscribe to Peace Corps News|
Don't miss our new web site, Peace Corps News, for the latest news about the Returned Volunteer community and what is going on with the Peace Corps around the world. Subscribe to our news feed to get Peace Corps news delivered to your desk as it happens. Then visit the Peace Corps Library, History of the Peace Corps, the worldwide RPCV Directory or leave a message for the RPCV community on the RPCV Bulletin Board.
| Help document the History of the Peace Corps|
PCOL is proud to announce that Phase One of the "History of the Peace Corps" is now available online containing over 5,000 pages of primary source documents from the archives of the Peace Corps. Help: Do you have copies of in-country newsletters from your Country of Service. Mail copies to "Ask Not" - Box 1960 - Ponca City, OK 74601. If you can, send them on a CD in jpeg format; if not, send us hard copies.