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1985: Joel Dippold served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Ghana in Akropong, Akwapim beginning in 1985
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Joel Dippold can be contacted at joeldippoldayahoodcom
Country of Service: Ghana
Training Group: Frogmore, SC
Cities you served in: Akropong, Akwapim
Arrival Year: 1985
Departure Year: 1987
I ended up a beekeeper, but trained in agricultural extension and was posted to at a rural health clinic. It all worked out.
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Freelance editor/writer/technical writer for a long time, now doing marketing and communications for the Intercultural Communications Institute (intercultural.org). I'm also a dad: www.flickr.com/photos/joelaggie
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
The toughest job you'll ever love, the most protracted case of gastrointestinal distress you'll ever look back on fondly.
Originally posted: 9/8/2008
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1985; Peace Corps Ghana; Directory of Ghana RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Ghana RPCVs
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