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Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry


Alumnus/Alumna Information
Last Name (while at Santa Clara):
Last Name (if different now):
First Name:
Graduation Year:
Job Information
Job Title and Description:
Organizer of Cearu Tree Growing
Project, Northeast, Ghana, W. Africa
Lay missionary with Catholic Diocese of Bolgatanga, Northern Ghana
Job City and State:
Nakpanduri, Northern Region, Ghana, W. Africa
Graduate and Professional Schools, Degrees, Awards

1975 Master's Program for Nutrition Studies at University of Ghana, Leson, Ghana
2003 Ignatian Award, SCU

Biographical Information

After graduation, spent 2 years in Appalacian Mountains of Western
North Carolina as volunteer living with nons doing home nursing.
1970-1974 U.S. Peace Corp Volunteer
1970-1972 Chemistry teacher in secondary school
1972-1974 Social Work with women's groups
1975-1977 Nutrition MsC program
1977-1983 Primary Health Program organizer
1983-2004 Tree Project organizer with husband to promote tree growing in this dry area

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