Model UN Team Honored

Maggie Walker had a great showing this past weekend at the North American Invitiational Model UN Conference hosted by Georgetown. The club received 7 total awards, and two gavels (Best Delegate Awards). The following students were recognized for their achievements:

Karthik Chetty (Henrico '13) and Rohan Pidaparti (Henrico '13)- Honorable Mention, Haiti Earthquake Response 2010

Marc Petrine (Chesterfield '13)- Verbal Commendation, Senate Populsque Romanus, 49 B.C.

Yash Tekriwal (Henrico '14)- Best Delegate, British East India Company

Matthew King (Henrico '14)- Best Delegate, Second Continental Congress

Leon Zhan (Henrico '14) and Liz Wolfe (Henrico '14)- Outstanding Delegation, Legal Committee

Aateeb Khan (Chesterfield '14)- Outstanding Delegation, Muslim Brotherhood

Purnima Ghosh (Henrico '15) and Tallie Hausser (Chesterfield '15)- Verbal Commendation, United Nations Commission on the Status of Women

Thanks to all the delegates, moderators, and staff that made this conference a success!