On Saturday April 2, the History and Political Science department and Model United Nations student organization will host the annual York College of Pennsylvania High School Model United Nations Conference (YCPHSMUNC). This conference is geared to promote a greater understanding of the role the United Nations plays in addressing international concerns, enhance student learning, debate, and provide a fun-filled and valuable day of learning and friendship.
If you are interested in participating in the 2016 YCPHSMUNC please contact Ms. Brittany Creager at firstname.lastname@example.org or Kaitlynn Pick at email@example.com. We look forward to you joining us at the Annual YCPHSMUNC in April.!
Registration forms will soon be posted.
$10 per school
$5 per delegate
Each school is invited to select at least one delegation of no less than three delegates, up to a total of three delegations per school. For those students requesting a Security Council member country, the delegation should have four delegates.
Ms. Brittany Creager
Professor Scott Gyenes, YCP History and Political Science Conference Faculty Advisor
Model United Nations is a simulation of the international diplomatic process which takes place within the United Nations. Students represent delegates from UN countries in a variety of committees as well as in the General Assembly.
During the MUN, delegates will:
Conference materials, including Parliamentary procedure, Background Guides and conference schedule will be sent with the country assisgments.
Prior to the conference, each delegate must research the issues and prepare Position Papers which outline in paragraph form the country's particular view(s) on the issue(s). Researching for a Model United Nations conference can be facilitated by numerous online sources. (Most United Nation member countries have their own state, foreign ministry and U.N. Mission participants.)