UCLA Commemorates Peace Corps’ 50th Anniversary, March 2 – 5, 2011

Given the shared history between UCLA and the Peace Corps and both institutions’ dedication to creating a new generation of globally competent and service-minded individuals, UCLA will commemorate the Peace Corps’ 50th anniversary and the important role the university played during the early days of the agency.

Message from the Chancellor

A special message from Chancellor Gene Block. Read more


UCLA played a crucial role in the formative days of the Peace Corps. Read more

Save the Dates!

Join us for a series of events on the UCLA campus March 2 – 5, 2011.

Share Your Peace Corps Experience

Are you a returned Peace Corps volunteer with a connection to UCLA? Share your experience and we will feature it on this website.

Contact Us

For more information about the 2011 UCLA commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Peace Corps, please contact:

Elizabeth Kivowitz Boatright-Simon
Assistant Director, Public Outreach
UCLA Communications & Public Outreach
310-206-1458 office

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