Peace Corps Connect, June 19, 20, 21 2014 – Reserve your spot and register now!
The TNRPCvs are excited to host Peace Corps Connect with NPCA this year! With its southern hospitality and down-home charm, Nashville is known as a small, big-city with something for everyone.
Thursday, June 19 – Scarritt-Bennett Center
Meet PC staff and build your job-search skills while networking with other RPCVs and RPCV-friendly employers! Visit the Peace Corps website to register.
Friday, June 20 – Vanderbilt University
A sampling of the Friday events includes small break-out sessions: the Group Leaders Forum, Advocacy Training Sessions, Women in the Peace Corps, Storytelling Workshops, as well as technology tutorials and space to meet up with member groups, old friends and more!!! We are planning a documentary night, too.
Saturday, June 21 – CMA Theater at the Country Music Hall of Fame
Saturday features two of Nashville’s most famous downtown sites. In the Hall of Fame’s new, state-of-the art theater, we’ll enjoy live entertainment, awards, videos, and TEDx-style presentations by RPCVs from around the USA. Guest speakers include Peace Corps Director, Carrie Hessler-Radelet and Peace Corps Chief of Staff, Stacy Rhodes and a cameo visit from Emmylou Harris! The keynote this year is Mike Tidwell, an RPCV climate-change activist. Saturday will wrap-up with an NPCA reception followed by the TNRPCV Shindig where you’ll hear live music in The Rutledge, one of Nashville’s oldest and most beloved bars. Save and get your ticket in advance!
Be sure to reserve a dorm room on Vanderbilt’s Campus. It’s so cheap! To register for PCC, reserve space, and get your dorm room, go here.
BBQ, Beer and Honky-tonks?! Check out the TNRPCV PCC Travel Guide!