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Two Peace Corps volunteers explain what drew them to global service and share what they find most rewarding about their work.
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Financial education is now being taught in many U.S. secondary schools, and nonprofit groups are pushing to make it happen nationwide.
Learn how the Juneteenth holiday began and how it honors past generations of African Americans while looking ahead to the future.
Learn about the greatest threats to sea turtles, and how conservationists are working to ensure a future for these prehistoric creatures.
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