Congratulations to Williston’s Model United Nations team, which on February 9 to 11 headed to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to participate in MITMUNX, the university’s tenth Model UN conference. As the conference closes, the chairs of each committee present awards to the top five performers. Six of our students received commendation, four Honorable Mention, one Outstanding Delegate, and one Best Position Paper.
Abby Dennin ’20: Disarmament and International Security Committee, Best Position Paper
Josh Calianos ’18: United Nations Security Council, Honorable Mention
Gabriel Davila Bustamante ’21: World Trade Organization, Honorable Mention
Keyu Lu ’20: Futuristic Committee, Honorable Mention
Reilly Gluz ’19: Historical Committee, Outstanding Delegate
Nathan Shatz ’21: Human Rights Committee, Honorable Mention
Faculty advisor Andrew Syfu gave a shout-out to Josh Calianos, who facilitated the team’s training in the two months leading up to the conference. Way to go, Wildcats!