Peace Corps Week commemorates President Kennedy’s establishment of the Peace Corps on March 1, 1961. During this annual event, the Peace Corps community celebrates all the ways that Peace Corps makes a difference at home and abroad and renews its commitment to service. Over 1,300 UH Manoa alumni have served as Peace Corps Volunteers, and many returned volunteers are graduate students and faculty here on our campus.

UH Manoa will be participating in Peace Corps Week during the month of March with the following events:

Wednesday, March 4
Application Workshop with Peace Corps Regional Recruiter
5:30-6:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 5
Career Conference Panel
College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources
Gilmore Hall
5:45-7:00 p.m.

Thursday, March 5
Peace Corps Week Celebration
RPCV Panel and Screening of Film ‘Sending Aloha Abroad’
William S. Richardson School of Law, Classroom 2
Light refreshments served
5:00-7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, March 17
Second Annual Peace Corps ‘Story Slam’
Come share and listen to Peace Corps Stories!
Hemenway Hall Courtyard (Bale)
5:00-7:00 p.m.

For more information:
Phone: 956-6860