Nancy Ouedraogo in Burkina Faso

Nancy Esarey Ouedraogo: Reset to recover

The Stevenson Center for Community and Economic Development welcomed back illustrious alumna Nancy Esarey Ouedraogo, who spoke over her days in the Peace Corps, and blazing trails.
Calvin LeSueur holding a chicken

Peace Corps volunteer Calvin LeSueur: There is no hurry

Calvin LeSueur, a Master’s International graduate student in applied economics with the Stevenson Center for Community and Economic Development, has been serving in Paraguay with the Peace Corps...
Courtney Johnson

Master’s International student begins Peace Corps service in Mozambique

Master's International student Courtney Johnson just arrived in Mozambique to begin training as a secondary education English teacher with Peace Corps.
Reggie Redbird and students with Peace Corps "Peace Car"

Peace Corps “Peace Car” visits Illinois State

The one-of-a-kind Peace Corps “Peace Car” visited campus September 14 to promote the service-driven organization and the strong partnership it shares with the Stevenson Center for Community...
image of Barb Schlatter

Barbara Schlatter: Bringing service to a new program at ISU

As assistant director for the School of Kinesiology and Recreation, a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (RPCV), and a professor with a career spanning more than 30 years, one could say that Barbara...
Ambuj Neupane and Katie Saunders on a walk with their dog

Video: Changing lives together through Illinois State’s Peace Corps program

Once they finished their Peace Corps service, Ambuj Neupane and Katie Saunders were both hired as program analysts at the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, D.C.
Peace Corps alums in the office

Stevenson Center 20th anniversary celebrations end with Peace Corps panel

Illinois State University’s Stevenson Center for Community and Economic Development is celebrating its 20th anniversary throughout the 2014–2015 year.
Lauren Karplus at work in a village

Former Peace Corps volunteers speak on panel March 25

Students and alumni from Illinois State’s Stevenson Center for Community and Economic Development who recently served with the Peace Corps will speak at noon Wednesday, March 25, in the Prairie...
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, Michelle Wade with fishing group.

Kinesiology and Recreation recruits Stevenson Center Fellows for fall 2015

The Stevenson Center is excited to announce our newest Fellows master’s degree—kinesiology and recreation!
Three women

Spotlight on Stevenson Center students and AmeriCorps partnership

Both the Stevenson Center and AmeriCorps are celebrating 20 years of serving communities across the country, in 2014.