Model Congress Club Completes Season on High Note at W&M

The Maggie Walker Model Congress Club completed its season with a strong performance at the William & Mary Model Congress 2012 Conference held in Williamsburg, March 16-18. The 22 MLWGS attendees participated in simulated house, senate, and supreme court sessions on the campus of William & Mary.

The MLWGS Model Congress Club closed out a very successful year - with full participation and record setting recognition for Maggie Walker in the Princeton, Harvard, and William & Mary Model Congress Conferences, in addition to hosting the first Walker Model Congress at MLWGS.
At the W&M Model Congress, the MLWGS team continued its successful record across the board and was the only school recognized for outstanding team performance.
  • The following students won Gavels, recognition of top performance in their respective committees:
                       Gabi de Leon('13)           House Armed Services
                       Yash Tekriwal(’14)          House Energy & Commerce
                       Connor Wood('15)          Senate Foreign Relations  
                  Johnny Mac Yates(’13)    Supreme Court
  • The following students received Honorable Mentions for their performance: 
                       Grace Headinger('15)     House Foreign Affairs
                       Leah Goggins('14)          Senate Judiciary
      
For more information about the Model Congress Club please contact club sponsor Mrs. McKay (mmckay@gsgis.k12.va.us) or club president Johnny Mac Yates (jmacyates@gmail.com).