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Model UN wins big in the Big Apple

Kelsey Purcell, Columnist

April 2, 2018

While most people were enjoying their last two days of spring break and preparing for St. Patrick’s Day celebrations two weeks ago, I was packing my bags and flying to New York City with the rest of the Model United Nations team. This was my second year on the team and my expectations were high for...

Model UN takes NYC

Kelsey Purcell

March 28, 2017

My week in New York City with the Model U.N. team is a week I will never forget. Before leaving for The Big Apple, I was more anxious than excited. My major is mass communication, where I study things like social media trends, targets audiences for advertising and how to make short films, so as I...

30 clubs volunteer at Mustangs Rally

The tour for nursing majors begins at Mustangs Rally on March 4. Photo by Herbert McCullough

Herbert McCullough

March 7, 2017

Mustangs Rally welcomed potential students on March 4 with a campus tour, club previews and a hamburger lunch, among other activities. Students and faculty worked together to show potential students and their families what MSU is all about. “Admissions coordinates this event and other depar...

Model UN members prepare for upcoming conference

Jenna Horn

February 18, 2016

Eleven members of the Model UN program prepare for the national conference in New York City, where they will represent the country of Honduras in the mock negotiations.The students in attendance will spend the conference coming up with solutions to suggested problems for the country.“We ranked the count...

Political science students recognized at UN conference

Back Left to Right: Emily Baudot, Madi Parker (Soph Political Science), Ian Potthoff (Senior Political Science), Brad Hunt, Tiernan Harris, and Julie Brady (Soph Political Science) 
Front Left to Right: Alexis Gay, Amy Brister (Head Delegate), and Brandi Rhoads (Senior Political Science and International Studies. Photo provided by Steve Garrison

Lauren Roberts

February 25, 2014

As the only school from Texas, nine Midwestern students involved in the political science independent study came back with the “Outstanding Delegation” award at the 54th Midwest Model United Nations conference Feb. 19-22 in St. Louis. This is the first time students from MSU participated in the con...

Model UN Win Big

Model UN delegates from MSU stand proudly with their sign for El Salvador - the country the represented at the 54th Annual Model UN Conference. (Photo Courtesy of Amy Brister)

Jasmine Jones

February 23, 2014

http://vimeo.com/87837788 Political Science students from Midwestern were able to see firsthand what it would be like to work for the United Nations as they played the role of El Salvador at the 54th annual Midwest Model UN Conference. This was MSU's first time competing in the event which they...

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