5th Annual High School Model United Nations Conference

The 2017 conference was held on Saturday, October 28st, 2017 at the California State University, Monterey Bay.

2017 Topics:

  • General Assembly Second Committee (ECOFIN): Implementation of the Convention on Biological Diversity
  • Historical Security Council of 1993: The Situation in Rwanda
  • Human Rights Council: Humans Rights, Sexual Orientation, and Gender Identity

Conference Day Schedule:

TimeActivityLocation
8:30 amRegistrationBusiness School Atrium
9:00 amKeynote AddressBusiness School Auditorium (BT 104)
9:30 amSession IClassrooms 109, 110, and 111
11:45 pmLunchBusiness School Atrium
12:30 pmSession IIClassrooms 109, 110, 111
3:00 pmCommittee Briefing and Awards CeremonyBuisness School Auditorium (BT 104)

2017 Participating High Schools:

  • Bellarmine College Preparatory
  • Carmel High School
  • Monterey High School
  • Pacific Grove High School
  • Santa Catalina School
  • Stevenson School 

2017 Position Paper Award Winners:

  • General Assembly, ECOFIN
    • New Zealand: Kelly Harvell, Monterey High School
    • Australia: Christopher How & Rohan Bhushan, Monterey High School
    • Germany: Henry Connolly & Jack Connolly, Carmel High School
  • Historic Security Council
    • Morocco, Caroline Coen & Stella Kim, Pacific Grove High School
    • Venezuela, West Whittake & William Tucker II, Carmel High School
  • Human Rights Council
    • Indonesia, David Tuffs & Jane Yang, Pacific Grove High School
    • Slovenia, Alexander Harding Bradley & Pranay Sen, Bellarmine College Preparatory
    • Iraq, Luke Bradley & Paul Biedka, Bellarmine College Preparatory

2017 Outstanding Representation Award Winners:

  • General Assembly, ECOFIN
    • India, Gage Bradford, Stevenson School
    • China, Josie Ertl, Steveson School
  • Historic Security Council
    • United States, Olivia Gebreamlak, Santa Catalina School
    • Russia, Akshaj Dwivedula & Anish Sundar, Bellarmine College Preparatory
    • Djibouti, Nathan Torre & Ronan McCarthy, Monterey High School
  • Human Rights Council
    • Slovenia, Alexander Harding Bradley & Pranay Sen, Bellarmine College Preparatory
    • Venezuela, Juliana Hertiage & Sophia Chang, Pacific Grove High School

Previous Important Dates:

  • Registration Due: Monday, September 11
  • Country/Committee Wishlists Due: Friday, September 15
  • Student Photo Waiver and Liability Releases Due: Friday, September 15
  • Payment Due: Friday, September 15
  • Position Papers Due: Friday, October 20

Can't access the form?  Click here for a printable version of the registration form that you may scan or fax back to the Lyceum.

NEW: If your son or daughter is home-schooled, or if their school is not participating in this year's Model United Nations conference, they may participate independently in the conference through the Lyceum's Model United Nations enrichment class.

Conference Materials For 2017

Please see page 2 of the Welcome Letter attachment for driving directions.  Please click here for our award policy.

Please contact the Lyceum program coordinator, Ellen Olack, at ellen@lyceum.org with any questions.