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Interview with Wini Yunker, March 3, 2005

Part of Peace Corps Oral History Project

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Title:
Interview with Wini Yunker, March 3, 2005
Creator:
Angene H. Wilson; interviewer. Wini Yunker; interviewee.
Format:
oral histories
Publication date:
2005
Date uploaded:
2012
Description:
" Wini Yunker (Ukraine, 2000-2002; Education Program) describes her attempt to join the Peace Corps in 1961 while living in Washington, D.C. without a college degree and finally joining almost forty years later. She discusses raising her son and attending weekend school to get her B.A., and eventually, her Master's from the Patterson School at the University of Kentucky. Yunker talks about retiring just before leaving for the Peace Corps in Ukraine where she taught business and developed secondary projects involving a softball tournament and an orphanage. In addition, she discusses ""getting in"" and meeting President Clinton in Ukraine. "
Language:
english
Publisher:
Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries
Repository:
University of Kentucky
Subject:
Yunker, Wini -- Interviews., Ukraine., Peace Corps (U.S.)--Ukraine., Peace Corps (U.S.)--History--2000-2009., Education
Type:
sound
Source:
Peace Corps Oral History Project
Metadata record:
http://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7j9k45r367/data/mets.xml
Rights:
This digital resource may be freely searched and displayed. Permission must be received for subsequent distribution in print or electronically. Physical rights are retained by the owning repository. Copyright is retained in accordance with U. S. copyright laws. Please go to http://kdl.kyvl.org for more information.

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