“Over the past couple of weeks, both Middle School and High School GT students have competed in the Region 7 Model UN competition with great results,” sponsor Julie Chappa said.
For middle school, Joy Broderick served as Committee Co-Chair. For high school, Abby Williams served as Committee Co-Chair, Lynli Dacus served as Committee Chair, and Emalee Chappa served as Secretary General. Abby and Emalee were also asked to serve as Parliamentarians for all of the middle school sessions – sharing their leadership skills with the leaders of the middle school session.
For Middle School competitions, each of the two delegations received an honorable mention award for their maps.
Côte d’Ivoire delegation: Joy Broderick, Julian Frazier, Evan Prater, and Amelia Rogers
Russia delegation: Dallas Cadenhead, Colter Hazel, and Asa Stone
The high school group also sent two delegations.
Ethiopia delegation: Lynli Dacus, Logan Jaco, London Jaco, and Zach Willard. “This group worked hard and represented us well,” Mrs. Chappa said.
Côte d’Ivoire delegation: Emalee Chappa, Morgan Jaco, Skyla Patterson, and Abby Williams.
Abby Williams – 2nd place World Health Organization committee speaker
Emalee Chappa – 1st place UN Industrial Development Organization speaker
3rd Place Resolution Writing
2nd Place Map
1st Place Collage
1st Place Digital Documentary/Multimedia Presentation
“For the first time in several years, this delegation brought home the trophy for Best Overall Delegation,” Mrs. Chappa said.