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the forgotten post

[Blogger’s note: I wrote this as I was getting ready to leave Ethiopia and basically forgot about it and never posted it. So here we are, almost three months post-COS. Enjoy.] So we’re coming to the end of LethiopiaH. In … Continue reading

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home, harlem shaking and harar

One hundred ninety volunteers. Two days. One hotel. All volunteer conference. Peace Corps Ethiopia held its first AVC over St. Patrick’s Day weekend. Surprisingly, it went smoothly (no one was administratively separated anyway). Two kind of awesome things came from … Continue reading

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the girls of glow (no, not the wrestlers)

Those of you who know me well, or just know me, or kinda sorta know me, probably know that I don’t much like kids. Of any age. So, naturally, acting as a counselor for a week-long camp with a bunch … Continue reading

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one down, one to go

So, it’s been a year. That’s 366 days. Or 8784 hours. Or 527,040 minu – oh, you get the point. I’ve been in Ethiopia for a long time. To be sure, there were times when I thought I wouldn’t make … Continue reading

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of michael scott, blue tears, shinting, peeing, puking, being thrown backwards on a bus crashing into the blue nile gorge

It’s been about a year since I started this blog, so I thought I’d celebrate by posting a list of the best internet searches that led to this space. Post your favorite in the comments, if you please. Most hilariously, … Continue reading

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bed net bonnet, anyone?: a guest post by the good doctor

Hello All, This is The Good Doctor here.  Many of you may not know me so let me introduce myself.  My name is Jean. I have a PhD in Molecular Biology and I’m finishing up my Masters of Public Health … Continue reading

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hooked on meph

It’s international Blog about Malaria Month. Yes, that’s a real thing. I suppose, then, that I’ll blog about malaria. Most of you probably don’t think about malaria… ever. It’s on my mind. I don’t want to get malaria. That seems … Continue reading

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