UC Davis Ranked Among Top Producers of Peace Corps Volunteers

February 26, 2020
The Peace Corps announced today (Feb. 26) that UC Davis ranks No. 23 among large universities on its 2020 list of top volunteer-producing colleges and universities. Currently, 42 campus alumni are serving as Peace Corps volunteers in countries around the world. Since the Peace Corps’ founding in 1961, over 1,550 UC Davis alumni have served as Peace Corps volunteers.

Planting a Seed: What Collaborative Moringa Research Looks Like on the Ground

September 30, 2018
Carrie Waterman, a nutrition researcher in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, is one of the most recent UC Davis faculty members to receive a Global Affairs Seed Grant for her proposal “From California to East Africa: Building Collaborations for Innovative Agricultural and Health Development."

Peace Corps Send Off Party at UC Davis

Peace Corps Send Off Party at UC Davis

Join UC Davis Global Affairs and Peace Corps at UC Davis as we gather to share stories, learn about volunteer experiences, and celebrate those preparing to depart for assignments overseas.

  • UC Davis International Center Lobby
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Peace Corps Story Slam: Stories from the Field

Hear Returned Peace Corps Volunteers share stories from their Peace Corps service, connect with the UC Davis Campus Recruiter and learn about opportunities to serve abroad, and network with Returned Peace Corps Volunteers in the community.
  • UC Davis International Center Lobby
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UCD among Peace Corps’ top-volunteering colleges

March 06, 2018
The Peace Corps announced this week that UC Davis ranked No. 25 among large schools on the agency’s 2018 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities list. There are 38 Aggies currently volunteering with the Peace Corps worldwide.