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Virtual: How Life Changes You

From Peace Corps Mozambique Educator to UW-Madison Law School

Event Details

Friday, November 20, 2020
4-5 p.m.
J.J. Grinde a current UW Madison Law Sch who served in Peace Corps Mozambique. At Ripon College he majored in philosophy and chemistry-biology planning to go into medical school, but decided to try the Peace Corps option first. He landed in Mozambique teaching chemistry to high schoolers. He also started a soccer program to encourage healthy life decision-making, founded a community library to increase youth literacy. How did he get from educator to medical school to law school? Find out!