The university’s Model UN team maintains its tradition of excellence at the National Model United Nations Conference, despite the annual gathering being canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mathis Wackernagel of the Global Footprint Network will be the keynote speaker at a CSUSB symposium on global citizenship in the 21st century on Nov. 14.
The team, representing the country of Jamaica, received honorable mention, and two students earned Outstanding Position Paper honors at the annual conference, which ran from March 25-29.
The Model UN program has a long history and global reputation of excellence. More than awards, it develops a high level of professionalism in its students, who come from all academic disciplines, giving leadership skills.
The Model United Nations program at CSUSB maintained its tradition of excellence at the recent National Model United Nations conference in New York City, bringing home several awards.