Geoscience Alumnus King Presents on “Peace Corps and the Role of Science in Sustainable Development”

Posted on 10/11/2019 11:07:37 AM

On Monday, October 14, Geoscience alumnus Jon King ’16 will discuss his work as a scientist and Peace Corps volunteer in Zambia. The presentation will take place in Weyandt Hall, room 344, from 1:25 to 2:15 p.m. Pizza will be provided.

King has spent the past year serving as a Peace Corps volunteer, assisting with sustainable development and water resource planning in Zambia. He will tell us about what it’s like to be a Peace Corps volunteer, and how scientists in particular can contribute their knowledge and skills to sustainable development projects.

All interested students, particularly those planning to graduate next spring from a science field, are welcome to attend.

Department of Geoscience