My last few weeks here, staging, departure, and training.
Peace Corps / Staging and Departure / Training

My last few weeks here, staging, departure, and training.

My last couple weeks in the U.S have consisted/will consist of: Getting a tattoo, taking my Fundamentals of Engineering exam, doing an INSANE amount of shopping, traveling to Colorado for Concrete Canoe Nationals, saying a lot of hard goodbyes, going to two amusement parks in two days, reading even more Peace Corps blogs, moving out … Continue reading

Life

Listen to your gut, to your instinct, to that little voice deep down telling you what is important to you. (Part 2/2)

In November of 2016, I found an Engineers Without Borders conference online. The story of finding Engineers Without Borders is in this other post: Listen to your gut, to your instinct, to that little voice deep down telling you what is important to you. (Part 1/2). So, I found this conference and I went alone. (My … Continue reading

Now We Wait: A Legal Update and an Emotional Update
Application Process / Peace Corps

Now We Wait: A Legal Update and an Emotional Update

As of now, I am working with a nurse to complete my medical tasks originally submitted mid-April. Several documents needed to be resubmitted and medical conditions or history explained in more detail which is normal. On the legal side, I (along with several other people planning to leave for TZ in my training class) recently received an email … Continue reading