15 Mar Awards at the National High School Model United Nations 2023 Inbox
From March 10th – 13th, Thomas Edison EnergySmart Charter School’s Model UN Club went to New York City for the National High School Model United Nations (NHSMUN) Conference. TEECS brought 22 students from the club who represented the countries of Lebanon and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. Throughout the conference, students debated various topics and policies with other high school students from over 60 different countries.
Students, Manav and Shrey, representing the country of Lebanon in the United Nations Committee Against Corruption (UNCAC) received the Award of Excellence!
Students, Pravaliks and Ayesha, representing the country of Lebanon in the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) for Palestine Refugees received the Award of Distinction!
Pravalika and Ayesha also won the Plenary Speaker Award for UNRWA!
In addition, Thomas Edison EnergySmart Charter School won the Award of Merit for Debate and Simulation. This is an award given to the school on behalf of all TEECS Model UN students at NHSMUN for their debate skills in committee.