Stop by and chat with Lauren Maghran, your UA recruiter. Ask her about her experiences as a Peace Corps volunteer in the Dominican Republic and find out how you can build your resume and still make a difference in the world.
Lauren Maghran is originally from Tucson, AZ and received her BA in Biology from the Cornell University. She served in the Dominican Republic from 2010-2012 as Community Environmental Volunteer working on a sustainable fisheries project and community development. She worked with local people in the eastern part of the country to develop sustainable environmental practices including latrines, tree planting, environmental education and how to protect water resources. She also worked with a women's group to make and market jewelry made out of seeds, coconut shells and other local materials.
Lauren is currently a Peace Corps Fellow and Masters student in the Natural Resouces department.. She would like to continue to work with communities and small businesses on economically sustainable environmental projects.
The time to apply to Peace Corps is now! We're currently placing qualified applicants in programs departing through Winter 2013. Apply on-line at www.peacecorps.gov. Visit UA Peace Corps on Facebook to learn more about upcoming events!!!
Spring 2013 Office Hours
University of Arizona
Mondays 11am-1:30pm and 3:30PM-5:00PM, Tuesdays 10am-11am
** Exception January 8th there will be no office hours
If these office hours conflict with your schedule, please send an email to the address below to schedule a different time
Career Services - SUMC 411J Student Union
January 7th, 2013 5pm-6pm
Peace Corps Informational Meeting
Student Union Suite 411J
Do you want to build your resume? Do you want to acquire professional hands-on experience? Do you want to travel the globe? Learn how Peace Corps can build your resume and give you the skills to succeed in your profession. If you are thinking about applying to serve as a Peace Corps Volunteer, you are strongly encouraged to attend this information session. The presentation will highlight professional development, the application process, eligibility requirements, geographic placement, benefits and the challenges of serving as a Peace Corps Volunteer. Information on Peace Corps' programs and regions where volunteers serve is also covered.
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