Monthly Archives: December 2011

MOUSE ATTACK

Dec 13th Last night, I stayed up with my family and exchanged gifts. I got my host brother a book about different African Americans that have played huge roles in our history and a book of pictures of California and … Continue reading

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Swear In Ceremony

Quick post!! I got excited and found this short article about online and wanted to share. The photo is from our swearing in ceremony. The gentleman in the blue suit is the US Ambassador. Here is the article http://www.peacecorps.gov/index.cfm?s

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Christmas List

Ooo! Christmas is almost here!! I am now officially a Peace Corps Volunteer! I was officially sworn in on Saturday, the oath is a bit intense. I must now protect the US from all enemies both foreign and domestic! So … Continue reading

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Sticks and Stones

Dec 2, 2011 The Ethiopian Orthodox religion is the most widely practiced and oldest religion in Ethiopia. The Ark of the Covenant is believed to be held in a church called Our Lady Mary of Zion in Axum. Many believe … Continue reading

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Tree Planting Machine!

Nov 8th, 2011 All of the volunteers went to the elementary schools to practice teaching children about the environment. Two volunteers were assigned to each classroom and our language teachers came to translate. We were told we were going to … Continue reading

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