Editor’s note: Chhun Sun (Summer 2005) expects to be in northern Azerbaijan with the Peace Corps until November 2014, teaching English and co-editing AZLander, a quarterly publication of Peace Corps Azerbaijan. He is blogging about his experiences for the Chips Quinn Scholars website. Look for his periodic posts.
Freaking out about leaving Azerbaijan
Reflecting on a year in Azerbaijan
Being an American minority in Azerbaijan
Transitioning from journalism in the United States to teaching in a foreign land
Life in a Village in Azerbaijan
Chhun Sun (Summer 2005) is an English teacher for the Peace Corps in Azerbaijan. He began his 27-month stint in Sept. 2012. Previously he was a sports reporter for The Tribune in San Luis Obispo, Calif. Sun has also worked for The Turlock (Calif.) Journal and The Salt Lake Tribune in Utah. A graduate of California State University-Fresno, he was a Chips Quinn Scholar for the Yakima (Wash.) Herald-Republic.