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Mar 22 2012 - 6:00pm
Speed Networking with BARPCV
Thursday, March 22, 2012
6:00 - 7:30 p.m. at Elephant & Castle
Build your professional network, look for a job, or learn about RPCV
careers in Boston. The BARPCV Speed Networking event is an opportunity
for professionals and students to build their network.
From 6 - 7:30 pm, we will have 1 on 1 networking conversations with
two people at each table. Participants will change tables every 3-5
The Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (BARPCV) is a non-profit organization with approximately 400 members concentrated in Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. BARPCV seeks to connect with and support returned and prospective volunteers and to carry out the third goal of the Peace Corps, "to promote a better understanding of other people on the part of American people." BARPCV is commemorating the 50th anniversary of Peace Corps by bringing together the Boston Area Peace Corps community to celebrate the rich heritage of the Peace Corps and the contributions of volunteers both past and present.
Dec 3 2010 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us for an evening of reflection and celebration as the BARPCV and New England Regional Peace Corps Office welcome Volunteers recently returning from two years of service and nominees about to embark on their journeys. The bi-annual Welcome Back-Send Off celebration is an opportunity for new, old and prospective volunteers of all ages to to connect, reflect and give advice on what lies ahead. All are welcome to attend! Refreshments will be served.
Nov 19 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Speaker: Nathan Gamester, Programme Director, Prosperity Index, Legatum Institute
What does it mean for a nation to be prosperous? Is it all about GDP? If national success is about more than just wealth, how can you accurately measure it over time? This event will explore the data and findings from the new 2014 Global Prosperity Index, the definitive measure of global progress.
Nov 17 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Speaker: Nina Tellegen, CEO, DOEN Foundation, Netherlands
Lecture from 5:60-6:30 with reception to follow
This lecture will focus on social enterprises in Africa and Asia and the role foundations, such as DOEN, play in their development. Based on the stories of entrepreneurs, the lecture will provide insight into the major constraints, challenges and opportunities entrepreneurs face.
Dec 5 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Please join us to welcome back returning Peace Corps volunteers and sending off recently accepted nominees. Location: Fire and Ice in Harvard Square (50 Church Street, Cambridge). Guest speaker: TBD. Check back again at a later date for updated information. To RSVP: Click here.
TGFI will follow WBSO at John Harvards Brewery at 33 Dunster St. Harvard Square.