2009.05.09: May 9, 2009: Headlines: COS - Mexico: Safety: Medicine: Public Health: Personal Web Site: Peace Corps Volunteer A Wolverine In Mexico writes: So the swine-flu standfast was lowered on Thursday, which meant that we could take trips outside of our sites--freedom!

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Peace Corps Volunteer A Wolverine In Mexico writes: So the swine-flu standfast was lowered on Thursday, which meant that we could take trips outside of our sites--freedom!

Peace Corps Volunteer  A Wolverine In Mexico writes: So the swine-flu standfast was lowered on Thursday, which meant that we could take trips outside of our sites--freedom!

The cities actually started coming back to life around Wednesday, as the Méxican government also lowered its alertness level. I believe that after the primary and secondary schools re-open on Monday, everything will be back to pseudo-normality.

Peace Corps Volunteer A Wolverine In Mexico writes: So the swine-flu standfast was lowered on Thursday, which meant that we could take trips outside of our sites--freedom!

Saturday, May 9, 2009

Freedom!

So the swine-flu standfast was lowered on Thursday, which meant that we could take trips outside of our sites--freedom! The cities actually started coming back to life around Wednesday, as the Méxican government also lowered its alertness level. I believe that after the primary and secondary schools re-open on Monday, everything will be back to pseudo-normality.

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Friday night we had the First (Annual) Peace Corps Pretty Night--following groups now have the burden of raising the bar! Some of the other volunteers who are going to rural areas felt like they were never going to be able to use their formal suits and dresses, and so they organized a fiesta for the occasion. Our country director graciously hosted the event at his amazingly beautiful house. Some of the staff also showed up, and it was a great time. One of the volunteers formally graduated with her MPA yesterday (she was allowed to leave her program early for Peace Corps), so we had a surprise mini-ceremony for her since she couldn´t be at her actual ceremony.




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