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60th Anniversary Exhibition

 

 

 

 

 

Presented by AU Museum Project Space

Visit the exhibition at American University Museum Museum@Home


View virtual exhibition 

View exhibition catalog


Coming Up
Peace Corps 2.0: A Symposium 
March 31, 4 -7PM EDT

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Order the exhibition catalog, featuring color photos and stories from returned Peace Corps volunteers. $15, plus tax and shipping. 
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From its inception the Peace Corps has offered an alternative path for advancing peace and promoting friendship among nations. This exhibition brings home and showcases objects and stories from 30 volunteers. They represent a sampling of the nearly 240,000 individuals who have served since the Peace Corps’ creation six decades ago.

 

Peace Corps Volunteer Harry Birnholz (Benin 1974–77) and local farmers try a weed-management farming technique using animal traction.