Botswana – June 2011

The host family mothers heading to the stage
The host family mothers hea...
Traditional Botswana shirt
Traditional Botswana shirt
Traditional Botswana dress
Traditional Botswana dress
Tish and Tebogo
Tish and Tebogo
Our swearing in ceremony program
Our swearing in ceremony pr...
Charlie and Diane in their traditional dresses
Charlie and Diane in their ...
Some of the gals about to become PC Volunteers
Some of the gals about to b...
Tish and the crowd waiting for the ceremony to begin
Tish and the crowd waiting ...
Trainee Amelia Plant and her host-mother stole the show with her Setswana poem
Trainee Amelia Plant and he...
The swearing in ceremony stage
The swearing in ceremony stage
Acting country director Heather Robinson
Acting country director Hea...
Acting country director Heather Robinson speaks
Acting country director Hea...
US Ambassador to Botswana Nolan speaks
US Ambassador to Botswana N...
Ambassador Nolan speaks
Ambassador Nolan speaks
Ambassador Nolan and Tish saying for me to come too
Ambassador Nolan and Tish s...
Right after being sworn in by the US ambassador
Right after being sworn in ...
Ambassador Nolan and me
Ambassador Nolan and me
The guys after swearing in
The guys after swearing in
The women trainees after swearing in
The women trainees after sw...
With the US Ambassador to Botswana, Stephen Nolan
With the US Ambassador to B...
The Ntsweng Group with our traditional garb
The Ntsweng Group with our ...
With Thunda, one of the Peace Corps staff
With Thunda, one of the Pea...
With Tiro, our original Setswana teacher
With Tiro, our original Set...
Brand new Peace Corps Volunteers
Brand new Peace Corps Volun...
Under a thatched roof at the Rasesa Lodge
Under a thatched roof at th...
Our room at the Rasesa Lodge
Our room at the Rasesa Lodge
The bar at the Rasesa Lodge
The bar at the Rasesa Lodge
Tish at the Rasesa Lodge
Tish at the Rasesa Lodge
Marion at his desk at the Distract Aids Coordinator office in Mochudi, Botswana
Marion at his desk at the D...
Tish at an event at her NGO, Stepping Stones International
Tish at an event at her NGO...
Tish's counterpart Tiny
Tish's counterpart Tiny
An event at Tish's NGO, Stepping Stones International
An event at Tish's NGO...
Tish at an event at her NGO, Stepping Stones International
Tish at an event at her NGO...
Lisa, the executive director of Tish's NGO, Stepping Stones International
Lisa, the executive directo...
Tish is in there somewhere
Tish is in there somewhere
In front of the Rasesa Lodge
In front of the Rasesa Lodge
In front of the Rasesa Lodge
In front of the Rasesa Lodge
Not a five-star Hotel, but nice
Not a five-star Hotel, but ...
four horsepower
four horsepower
Moving day
Moving day
Moving day
Moving day
Yay... We have a toilet seat
Yay... We have a toilet seat
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Botswana - DSCN0929.JPG
Another kitchen to clean
Another kitchen to clean
Another bedroom to mop
Another bedroom to mop
View from the porch
View from the porch
Our house for the moment
Our house for the moment
Tish cleaning and cleaning
Tish cleaning and cleaning
The vendors near the bus rank
The vendors near the bus rank
View from the back of a combi
View from the back of a combi
Botswana Defense Force here to protect the first lady
Botswana Defense Force here...
Waiting to enter the Ambassador's residence
Waiting to enter the Ambass...
Going thru security at the ambasador's residence
Going thru security at the ...
Grounds of the Ambassador's Residence
Grounds of the Ambassador&#...
Grounds of the Ambassador's Residence
Grounds of the Ambassador&#...
Some of our Bots 10 family at the Ambassador's
Some of our Bots 10 family ...
More fellow PCV's at the Ambassador's
More fellow PCV's at t...
Standing with Michelle Gavin, US Ambassador to Botswana
Standing with Michelle Gavi...
Fellow PCV's standing with Michelle Gavin, US Ambassador to Botswana
Fellow PCV's standing ...
The PCV crowd waiting to see the first lady
The PCV crowd waiting to se...
Tish waiting to see the first lady
Tish waiting to see the fir...
Ambassador Gavin introducing the first lady
Ambassador Gavin introducin...
Ambassador Gavin introducing the first lady
Ambassador Gavin introducin...
Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama greeting the PCV's
Michelle Obama greeting the...
Michelle Obama greeting the PCV's
Michelle Obama greeting the...
Michelle Obama greeting the PCV's
Michelle Obama greeting the...
Michelle Obama greeting the PCV's
Michelle Obama greeting the...
Michelle Obama greeting the PCV's
Michelle Obama greeting the...
Michelle Obama greeting the PCV's
Michelle Obama greeting the...
Michelle Obama greeting the PCV's
Michelle Obama greeting the...
Michelle Obama greeting the PCV's
Michelle Obama greeting the...
the PCV crowd after greeting the first lady
the PCV crowd after greetin...
the PCV crowd after greeting the first lady
the PCV crowd after greetin...
the PCV crowd after greeting the first lady
the PCV crowd after greetin...
The grounds of the Ambassador
The grounds of the Ambassador
The grounds of the Ambassador
The grounds of the Ambassador
In front of the Ambassador's residence
In front of the Ambassador&...
In front of the Ambassador's residence
In front of the Ambassador&...
Lunch after meeting Michelle Obama
Lunch after meeting Michell...
Vendors near the bus rank
Vendors near the bus rank
With Rex Evans, the PCV I am replacing
With Rex Evans, the PCV I a...
The DAC crew: Marion, Mesago, Watota, Rex, M. Mokoti, Nozi and Yvonne
The DAC crew: Marion, Mesag...
The DAC crew and a few others at Rex's going away party
The DAC crew and a few othe...
Michelle Obama with the Peace Corps Volunteers
Tish and I are in there
Michelle Obama with the Pea...

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