Tag Archives: Africa

First Days in Liberia – the Start of PST 

After landing in Liberia, our group, LR-7, piled into a couple of buses and headed to Doe Palace in Kakata. Doe Palace is the Peace Corps training center, a compound with dorms, a dining hall, classrooms, a small medical building, … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Liberia, Peace Corps | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Staging in Washington D.C. & Off to Liberia!

I made it to Liberia!  I’ve been here almost two weeks, I’m working on catching up on blog posts about everything here, but first I want to start from the beginning!  Armed with two checked bags each 50 pounds or … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Liberia, Peace Corps, USA, Washington, DC | Tagged , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

A New Adventure: I’m Joining the Peace Corps!

I’m excited to share my next new adventure – I’ve been accepted to the U.S. Peace Corps! After about 6 months of going through the application and then clearance process, it’s finally official, I will be volunteering in Liberia as … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Liberia, Peace Corps | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment