Tag Archives: Human Rights Council

Discovering What It Is Like to Be the Foreigner

Being afforded the opportunity to attend the 2016 Geneva International Model United Nations (GIMUN) conference in Switzerland was for me an invaluable chance to be part of something truly global. I had never traveled outside of the United States before … Continue reading

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Pace University Students Demonstrate Diplomatic Excellence at Oslo Model UN Conference

Pace University New York City students were singled out for two of the six awards given out at the 2015 Oslo Model United Nations Conference (OsloMUN), in which 100 students participated in a three-day simulation of multi-lateral diplomacy in Norway, … Continue reading

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Pace Model UN Students Represent Global Civil Society, Seek Equality for a Better World

According to Oxfam International, the world’s richest 85 people control as much wealth as the entire poorest half of the world’s population. Recognizing the serious economic, social and political questions this raises, the theme of this year’s National Model United Nations … Continue reading

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Delegate Reflection: Energized by Geneva Model UN

Model United Nations exposes participants to new people from a variety of backgrounds, teaches them about the United Nations and international affairs, and helps them to develop skills required for school, activities outside of Model United Nations and many other … Continue reading

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Award-Winning Pace Students Debate Energy Challenges at Geneva Conference

Meeting in the United Nations’ grand Palais des Nations, Pace University New York City students were recognized with three awards for their participation in debates regarding the challenges of “Access to Energy” at the 15th annual Geneva International Model United Nations (GIMUN) conference … Continue reading

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Pace Students ‘Change Their World’, Earn National Recognition at Model UN Conference

Pace University was recognized with nine awards in the United Nations General Assembly Room on 21 March, for its participation in the National Model United Nations (NMUN) 2013 conference in New York City, in which students put skills they learned … Continue reading

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University for Peace Human Rights Training Offers a Taste of Graduate School

As a political science major and peace and justice studies minor, issues regarding human rights are very important to me. Before participating in the 2013 University for Peace Model UN Conference in Costa Rica, UPeace faculty gave Pace University New … Continue reading

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