|By Admin1 (admin) (18.104.22.168) on Monday, March 16, 2009 - 10:15 am: Edit Post|
1964: Charles Elkins served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Afghanistan in Lash-gar-gah beginning in 1964
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Charles Elkins can be contacted at clelkinsacomcastdnet
Country of Service: Afghanistan
Training Group: Afghan IV
Cities you served in: Lash-gar-gah
Arrival Year: 1964
Departure Year: 1966
Teaching Physics and TSL
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Ph.D in English at Southern Illinois; 28 years teaching at Florida International University in Miami, FL; retired and now teaching in the Honors Program at Colorado State University; married with 2 children
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
One of the most influential experiences of my life
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Anyone from Afghan IV
Any message for returned volunteers?:
Originally posted: 3/16/2009
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1964; Peace Corps Afghanistan; Directory of Afghanistan RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Afghanistan RPCVs
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