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Back from Tanzania mission, she's part of a graying of the volunteer service.

After a two-year stint in Malawi, Tucsonan James Shreve is coming home with experiences and perspectives forged from rustic life abroad.

It’s the sense of unity among the crowd gathered to support equal rights and the speakers’ calls to action that’s left a lasting impression on…

  • PHOTOS COURTESY OF VAUGHN FAMILY

In 1966, Peace Corps Director Jack Vaughn visited with young people during a trip to Nigeria.

  • A.E. Araiza

In 1967, Vaughn met with Emperor Haile Selassie in Ethiopia. Vaughn was then director of the Peace Corps.

  • A.E. ARAIZA / ARIZONA DAILY STAR 2007

Vaughn, a former boxer, stayed in shape by shadow boxing and running in place into his 90s, according to his wife. During a long and distingui…

  • COURTESY OF VAUGHN FAMILY

In 1943, Marine 2nd Lt. Jack Vaughn shipped out to serve in the Pacific during World War II.

  • Carmen Duarte Arizona Daily Star

Jack Vaughn - a Golden Gloves champion, the second director of the Peace Corps and ambassador to Panama and Colombia - died Monday at his Tucs…

  • Clayton R. Norman Arizona Daily Star

A Phoenix native and former University of Arizona student died while serving with the Peace Corps in Niger.