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Pace Model UN Students Explore Complexities of International Law

Drafting, negotiating and implementing international legal norms is lengthy and involved process, Pace University New York City Model UN students learned this week at the Geneva International Model UN (GIMUN) conference in Switzerland. “My committee illustrated the complexities of interpreting … Continue reading

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Pace Model UNers Engage in Global Debate on Religious Freedom and Defamation

Representing India, one of the world’s most religiously diverse countries, in simulated discussions on religious freedom and defamation was an “incredible, albeit at times difficult, experience” for Michael Zona ’13, one of the leaders of a Pace University delegation to … Continue reading

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Pace Students Grapple with Economic Development Issues

Pace University New York City students Cassandra Stimpson ’13 (pictured above) and Elena Marmo ’15 were recognized with “Special Mention” awards for their participation in a simulation of the UN General Assembly’s Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) this week at … Continue reading

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Pace Students Learn about the Challenges of Poverty Reduction and Democratization

As a head delegate of the Pace University New York City Model United Nations program, Katie James ’14, of Farmingdale, Long Island, New York, acts as a leader, co-teacher and mentor to other student participants. She has won multiple awards … Continue reading

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Model United Nations, Geneva Style!

“Smart young people,” tweeted UN Office at Geneva director-general Kassym-Jomart Tokayev after speaking to the introductory ceremony of the 13th Annual Geneva International Model UN conference (GIMUN) on Monday. “I firmly believe your voice is important to our work,” he … Continue reading

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GIMUN Welcome Weekend

Eleven students from Pace University New York City’s Model United Nations program are participating this week in the prestigious 13th Annual Geneva International Model UN conference (GIMUN). Here is a video documenting the welcoming ceremony and preparation weekend, Saturday 17 … Continue reading

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Headed to GIMUN!

Eleven students from Pace University New York City’s Model United Nations program are headed this week to the prestigious 13th Annual Geneva International Model UN conference (GIMUN), 17-23 March. Stayed tuned for updates!

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