Peace Corps

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Publisher Says Novelist Kent Haruf From Colorado Dies At Age 71

Writer Kent Haruf, who authored “Plainsong” and several other novels set in small town Colorado, died Sunday at age 71, his publisher said.


(credit: University of Colorado)

CU-Peace Corps Program Combines Service, Degree

A new program at the University of Colorado allows students to serve in the Peace Corps and also earn a master’s in business administration, education, environmental studies or geography.


Volunteers Restoring Central City Home

Volunteers are doing restoration work on a historic house in the former Colorado mining town of Central City.


Kate Finn talks about her mission to CBS4 Valerie Castro (credit: CBS)

Peace Corps Volunteer Who Was Assaulted Asks Congress For Change

A Colorado woman who was sexually assaulted while serving in the Peace Corps is part of a coalition asking Congress for change.


(credit: Peace Corp)

CU Sends Most Graduates To Peace Corps

For the first time in its history, the University of Colorado has more graduates serving in the Peace Corps than any other large school.



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