Peace Corps and Community Service: An Idea Whose Time Has Come Again?
Friday, February 10, 2017 - 7:30pm • Marlboro College Graduate Center
Talk by Kevin Quigley
Before serving as president of Marlboro College, Kevin Quigley served as Peace Corps country director in Thailand, and as president and CEO of the National Peace Corps Association (NPCA), a global alumni organization for the more than 200,000 former Peace Corps staff and volunteers. In this talk, the first of a six-part lecture series jointly sponsored by Marlboro and Windham World Affairs Council, Kevin will reflect on his experiences and the role of Peace Corps in the perspective of today's political realities. The talk will be followed by a question and answerperiod, and preceded by coffee, tea, and conversation about Peace Corps opportunities at 6:30pm.
Learn more about the full lecture series, which will feature distinguished speakers who will address issues such as American diplomacy, development aid, and nuclear disarmament.