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West sophomore, Lauren Haegele, represents USA at UN

Every year, the United Nations selects one youth ambassador from each country (193 total) to attend a series of conferences with world leaders. This year, Downingtown High School West sophomore, Lauren Haegele was selected to represent the United States!

 

Further, Lauren was one of the 10 participants chosen to present a speech in the general assembly room. Lauren spoke about how globalization in the eastern world could help improve the crisis in South Sudan. After her speech, she met with the UN ambassador for South Sudan to discuss in more detail.

 

Congratulations to Lauren for this amazing achievement, and thank you for serving as an outstanding representative of Downingtown Area School District!

Lauren at UN Lauren at desk Lauren with South Sudan ambassador