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1973: Gloria Aluise Cooke served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Philippines in Iriga City, Batangas City, Lipa City beginning in 1973
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Gloria Aluise Cooke can be contacted at gusguscatagmaildcom
Country of Service: Philippines
Training Group: 63-65
Cities you served in: Iriga City, Batangas City, Lipa City
Arrival Year: 1973
Departure Year: 1975
Initially I was a teacher trainer in science methods in Iriga City with volunteer Ann Pepper. Then I transferred to the nutrition group and moved to Lipa City.
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Returned to teaching elementary school. Eventually married and raised 4 boys. Now I teach environmental ed at our local nature center.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
It was not what I expected but I wouldn't trade the experience for the world.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Kris and Jon Ubelohde, Kit Newkirk, Michele Gatens, Diane Stahl, Leta Altea,
Any message for returned volunteers?:
How is everyone doing these days?
Originally posted: 2/6/2011
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1973; Peace Corps Philippines; Directory of Philippines RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Philippines RPCVs
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