Friday, March 26, 2010

Excel High School delegates recognized at Model UN

Excel High School delegates won three of the four available awards for best position paper at the recent 2010 Boston Invitational Model UN Conference:
  • Etshiewot Mebratu and Khairi Marsh - Prisoner Treatment in the Human Rights Council;
  • Yunqi Lin and Kristen Keough - Gender Equality in the Social/Cultral Committee; and
  • Matt Doan - Conflict Diamonds in the Disarmament and International Security Committee.
Two Excel delegates also earned honorable mentions in public speaking and negotiation:
  • Frances Quinn and Jeffrey Senatus - Conflict Diamonds in the Disarmament and International Security Committee.
The event, organized by the United Nations Association of Greater Boston (UNAGB) was held recently at Northeastern University.

Photo: (L to R) Excel High School students Etshiewot Mebratu, Jeffrey Senatus, Matthew Doan, Yunqi Lin, Khairi Marsh, Kristen Keough, and Frances Quinn (center).

1 comment:

Chris said...

Congratulations to all!