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October 19th, 2015 in News & Events

The BU Alumni Association held two Washington events in October: A Conversation with Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet (CAS ’79) on October 26 and a discussion of Mobile Money and Migrant Remittances on October 29.

BU Alum Heads Peace Corps

July 9th, 2014 in News & Events

For Hessler-Radelet, service is a family tradition Carrie Hessler-Radelet applied to the Peace Corps in her early 20s after an inspirational conversation with her grandmother, one of many family members who served with the agency. Last month, after being nominated by President Barack Obama to lead the organization, she became the 19th director of the… MORE