Collegiate Students Participate in Model UN
Over the first weekend in February, 28 members of Collegiate School’s Model UN team headed to Washington, D.C., for the American University Model United Nations Conference (AMERIMUNC). The group participated in an earlier conference at the College of William and Mary in November.
The February conference operated as a United Nations Security Council simulation. This year, the simulation divided delegates into 22 committees to address specific issues in Asia, including the conflict in North Korea, the South China Sea conflict and Asia’s technology goldmine.
The following Collegiate students were honored with awards after the conference.
Best Delegates: 11th Graders Akum Dhillon and Brady Spelbring (United Nations Security Council)
Diplomatic Award: 10th Grader Charlotte Harrison (Cabinet of China)
Honorable Mentions: 10th Graders Charlotte Harrison and Saanvi Mittal and 11th Grader Lina Wang