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Pella Christian Junior Awarded World Food Prize Internship

Posted: Monday, May 9th, 2011 at 6:21 am
Author: KNIA/KLRS News-Shaylon Cochran

A local high school student is one of a select few who will go abroad this summer to try and ease world hunger. Sarah Brandsen, a junior at Pella Christian, will be traveling to China to intern at China Agricultural University. The internships are a part of the World Food Prize Borlaug-Ruan International program, and were awarded to 18 students from seven states. The interns work on projects relating to hunger and poverty.