Students Awarded at National Model U.N. Conference
Upper school students traveled to New York City on January 11, to participate in the Columbia Model United Nations Conference and Exposition at Columbia University. Students participated in fast-paced crisis committees to practice their reaction skills and to gain experience solving real world problems in international affairs. Senior Rachel Farris was awarded best delegate on her committee. Senior Michael Rattner, sophomore Emil Halliday and senior Haitong Du received honorable mentions. Seniors Jake Smith and Chris Abdul–Samad received verbal commendations. Sophomore Mary Fangman was honored as an outstanding delegate.