Student team makes Maxwell proud at National Model UN conference.

Model-UNThe 2013 Maxwell Model United Nations team was recently honored as a Distinguished Delegation at the National Model United Nations (NMUN) conference March 24-28 at UN headquarters in New York City. More than 5,000 student delegates came together at the conference to discuss current global issues within twenty diverse committees. Representing the Czech Republic, Maxwell delegates served on a variety of committees and tackled important topics from disarmament and security to peacekeeping to humanitarian crises and development. Co-Head Delegate Ivan Bakin was also selected by NMUN conference staff to serve as CHAIR of the International Atomic Energy Agency committee.

The Model UN team members will be presenting a slide show and panel discussion about their experiences simulating global diplomacy on Tuesday, April 23, from 3:30-5 p.m. in 204 Maxwell Hall. The public is encouraged to attend to learn more.