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Wadena student selected for internship at Youth Villages

Dylan Isola of Wadena, Minnesota, was selected for an internship at Youth Villages, a private nonprofit organization dedicated to helping children and families live successfully. This is Isola's second time to participate in Youth Villages' summer internship program.

Youth Villages provides a wide variety of programs to help children who may have suffered abuse or neglect, or who may have emotional and behavioral issues. Isola is interning at Youth Villages' Boys Center for Intensive Residential Treatment just outside of Memphis, Tenn., helping boys in residential treatment learn more positive behavior patterns and deal with past trauma.

Isola is a senior at the College of St. Scholastica. He is majoring in psychology. He is a graduate of Wadena-Deer Creek High School.