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Elmont MUN Earns Outstanding Small Delegation Award

Elmont Memorial’s Model United Nations program participated in the prestigious North American Invitational Model United Nations Conference from Feb. 15-19 in Washington, D.C.

This international conference had nearly 4,000 attending students from nations all over the world such as China, Pakistan, Denmark, Australia, Germany, Haiti, Nepal, Brazil, Israel and India. The talented Elmont students represented the nation of Bolivia in committee topics such as demilitarization of space, combating terrorist financial networks, reintegration of refugees, drug trafficking and natural disasters. Georgetown University students moderated the committees.

Head delegates Marvin Pierre and Julie Nwaogbe, adviser Mrs. Nkenge Gilliam and chaperone Mr. Phillip Cabrera worked diligently with the students who put much effort and determination into the conference.

Ten individual committee awards were received and the delegation from Elmont Memorial High School received the Outstanding Small Delegation award. Congratulations!