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1966: Dian Odell served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Korea in Daejeon (Taejon) beginning in 1966
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Dian Odell can be contacted at sd_odellamsndcom
Country of Service: Korea
Training Group: I
Cities you served in: Daejeon (Taejon)
Arrival Year: 1966
Departure Year: 1968
Taught physics in Taejon Girls High School; special English conversation class
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Became a computer professional, now retired. Lots of community service and volunteering - after all, Peace Corps is forever.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
The hardest job I ever loved - a value and perspective setting experience for my whole life. My perspective is world first. We learned from the Koreans to live with recycling, reusing, reducing and minimal footprint before there were terms for that way of life (still saving paper clips, rubber bands, and scrap paper; and NEVER waste food).
Originally posted: 10/20/2008
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1966; Peace Corps Korea; Directory of Korea RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Korea RPCVs
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