Seeking greater understanding: MVHS freshman Brianna Douglas will be traveling to Australia later this year as part of the People to People program that spotlights young men and women who excel in academics, character and leadership. For information on how to help her raise funds for the trip, call (317) 336-2793. (Photo provided)
McCORDSVILLE — In a few months, Mt. Vernon High School freshman Brianna Douglas might have a brand new perspective on the world.
She will soon embark on a journey to Australia, where she will learn about other cultures, meet new people and take part in community events.
Douglas was the only student from MVHS to be chosen for the People to People Ambassador Program trip. She is also the only student from Hancock County who will be participating. Of the 200 students in high school interviewed, only 26 were chosen to go.