CHICAGO – Denison University has once again earned a spot on Peace Corps’ annual Top Volunteer-Producing Schools list, after a one-year hiatus from the rankings. With nine volunteers currently in service, the college ranks No. 14 among small colleges and universities, the agency announced today.
For seven years, the college has made the annual list, with its last appearance being in 2014 at No. 14. Since the agency was created in 1961, 270 Denison alums have served overseas.
“The Peace Corps is a unique opportunity for college graduates to put their education into practice and become agents of change in communities around the world,” Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet said. “Today’s graduates understand the importance of intercultural understanding and are raising their hands in record numbers to take on the challenge of international service.” Continue reading “Denison University earns a spot on Peace Corps’ annual Top Schools list”