Students able to learn about Peace Corps opportunities at information sessionBy Sonya Haines | 09/17/2017 9:58pm
The Capstone International Center will host a Peace Corps information meeting Monday.
Jody O’Dell, The University of Alabama's first Peace Corps campus recruiter, will speak at the meeting.
Who: The event is open to all students.
What: During this meeting, students will be given basic information about the Peace Corps. O’Dell will share her experience, as well as give information about Peace Corps requirements, length of service expectations, their mission, goals and benefits of joining the Peace Corps.
When: Monday, Sept. 18 from 3-4 p.m.
Where: B.B. Comer room 244
Why: The Peace Corps provides an opportunity for students to serve as volunteers to countries in need.
“I would recommend any college student attend the meeting,” O’Dell said. "The interest meeting will provide all the basic information about what joining the Peace Corps means."