March 25: Learn about volunteering with the Peace Corps!

Launch your career with global service: Peace Corps Associate Director Helen Lowman shares her professional journey and the career benefits of Peace Corps service

 Tuesday, March 25, 2014

6:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Indiana Memorial Union, State Room West

Students and faculty interested in international development or making a difference around the world are urged to attend an upcoming event on Tuesday, March 25, in State Room West at the Indiana Memorial Union, featuring Peace Corps top ranking recruitment director Helen Lowman.

Lowman served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Thailand from 1988–90, and she credits that experience with inspiring her career trajectory including working for Peace Corps as a country director in China and Mongolia and as a regional director overseeing programs in Europe, the Mediterranean, and Asia. Lowman will speak about how Peace Corps service helped shape her own life’s work and offer advice on how to build a career that is rewarding both personally and professionally. The event also offers a unique opportunity to meet a top agency official who is helping to spearhead innovations to Peace Corps recruitment model and who can describe the important work volunteers are doing around the world.

About the Peace Corps: Read more or watch a video about what it’s like to be a Volunteer including what Volunteers do, where they go, and the many benefits of Peace Corps service. Or apply now to begin your life-defining experience.