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|firstname= Michael
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|middlename= Richard
|country= Tanzania
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|lastname= Hudson
|region=Iringa
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|country= Liberia
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|yearservicestarted= 1974
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|site= Cuttington College
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|program= Education
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== Description of Service ==
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Trained in Phily and then in Monrovia.
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Initially worked as a bio and chem teacher at Gboveh high school and then moved to Cuttington College where I was in the Bio section of the Science Department.
  
'''Nyololo Shuleni''' is a village with a population of approximately 1,300. It is one of five villages of the [[Nyololo Ward]] in [[Mufindi District]], [[Iringa Region]]. The approximate elevation of Nyololo Shuleni is 1,800 meters above sea level.  
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== Lessons Learned ==
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Great experience, great memories, great friends.
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Gives me pause weekly to relive my African experience.
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Has affected me politically, personally, and professionally.
  
Nyololo (S) is dominated by the Hehe Tribe but includes members of other tribes, such as the Bena Tribe and the Kinga Tribe. Nyololo (S) is primarily composed of subsistence farmers, who grow primarily, corn, sunflower, beans, tomatoes, onions, and bell peppers.
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== About Michael Hudson  Today ==
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Returned to the US and completed my masters and then worked on a doctorate in teaching biology to continue my PC experience.
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Took a side trip to medical school but always taught.
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Spend 16 years as a family physician in my old neighborhood in Portland, Oregon.
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Considered returning to Africa, but moved to a small rural island in BC, Canada for another great international experience.
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Now involved in teaching med students and starting up residency training programs in Corvallis, Oregon.
  
There is a large Catholic Mission in Nyololo (S), which built a new orphanage and hospital in the last few years.
 
  
Nyololo (S) is located approximately 8 kilometers off of the Tanzanian-Zambian Highway, which provides easy transportation in the form of minibuses to [[Mafinga]] and [[Iringa]] to the north and [[Makambako]] and [[Mbeya]] to the south.
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== External Links ==
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== Publications based on Peace Corps Experience ==
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Description of Service

Trained in Phily and then in Monrovia. Initially worked as a bio and chem teacher at Gboveh high school and then moved to Cuttington College where I was in the Bio section of the Science Department.

Lessons Learned

Great experience, great memories, great friends. Gives me pause weekly to relive my African experience. Has affected me politically, personally, and professionally.

About Michael Hudson Today

Returned to the US and completed my masters and then worked on a doctorate in teaching biology to continue my PC experience. Took a side trip to medical school but always taught. Spend 16 years as a family physician in my old neighborhood in Portland, Oregon. Considered returning to Africa, but moved to a small rural island in BC, Canada for another great international experience. Now involved in teaching med students and starting up residency training programs in Corvallis, Oregon.


External Links

Publications based on Peace Corps Experience