The members of Notre Dame’s Model UN Delegation were big winners this past weekend at the Philadelphia Model United Nations (PhilMUN) 2019! The theme for this year’s PhilMUN was “Crucible of Nations” focusing on Eastern Europe. The entire team won the Best Delegation Award for large schools.
We also won the following individual awards:
Best Delegate Awards:
International Labour Organization representing Poland: Nolan Brody and Aaron Kamal
UN Development Programme representing South Africa: Carl Stewart and Joe Hoffman
UN Environment Programme representing India: Sara Haas and Michael Blotto
North Atlantic Treaty Organization-1968 representing the United kingdom: Ricky Suta
Distinguished Delegate Award
UN Development Programme representing Poland - Matt Dauden and Alex Gruson
Outstanding Delegate Awards
UN Department of Political Affairs representing Poland: Chris Kuran
UN Environment Programme representing Poland: Grace O'Donnell and Gabi Morabito
Best Position Paper
UN Security Council: Counterterrorism representing Peru: Grant Schwartz
It was also exciting to work with Julianne Dela Cruz, ND Class of '17 who was at the conference. She is a student at Rutgers University working with IDIA. Congratulations to all the winners and the entire delegation! Many thanks ot our faculty facilitators including, Ms. Courtney Ashe, Mrs. Cindy Bannon and Mrs. Peggy Wroblewski. We are Irish Proud!
Located on 100 beautiful acres in Central New Jersey, Notre Dame High School, founded in 1957, is a college preparatory school for grades 9 - 12, preparing young men and women for lives of purpose, built upon a foundation of Catholic faith, with a commitment to academics, co-curricular activities and service to others.