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1977: Jack Jenkins served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Colombia in Codazzi and Espinal beginning in 1977
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Jack Jenkins can be contacted at jackjenkinsaqwestofficednet
Country of Service: Colombia
Cities you served in: Codazzi and Espinal
Arrival Year: 1977
Departure Year: 1979
As an entomologist and member of the Peace-Corps Smithsonian Environmental Program I worked with ICA (Codazzi) and the Federacion de Algodoneros to (Espinal) demonstrating proper experimental design, data collection and report writing.
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Married Peace Corps volunteer Sara Miller (77-79). Work involves development of pheromone mating disruption systems for management of insect pests. 3 kids.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
It was hard. It was fun. It was frightening and boring. Life would not have been the same without the experience. I am grateful I served.
Originally posted: April 4, 2008
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1977; Peace Corps Colombia; Directory of Colombia RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Colombia RPCVs
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