Model United Nations

Description of activity: Educational simulations and preparations for academic competitions in which students can learn about diplomacy, international relations and the United Nations. Students research other countries and a variety of key issues and current events. Using this research, students act as delegates of a specific country, present that country's position on different issues and simulate real world collaboration and negotiation with others to develop solutions.

Where to go for more information: Ms. Blum or www.unamn.org

Length of season: All year.

Meeting times: For the 2016-2017 school year, Monday afternoons to be determined.

Meeting site: C122

Competitions: Fall Conference, Spring Conference and Edina Invitational Conference.

Eligibility requirements: Open to students in grades 9-12 who meet the Wayzata Public Schools Extra-Curricular Eligibility Requirements.

Costs and/or needed equipment: Participation fee of $55 to the Activities Office. Additional $50 for conferences, etc.

Student Leadership: President; Director of Debate; Director of Finance.

Advisor

Kelsey Blum
763-745-6958
Kelsey.Blum@wayzataschools.org