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CHS-Model United Nations Takes Gold

 
 MUN

Over Veteran's Day Weekend, 15 Calabasas High School Model United Nations (MUN) students competed at the Stanford University Model United Nations Conference in Palo Alto. Out of 47 schools, Calabasas High School placed 1st! This was an amazing achievement considering most of the competing schools and students had prior experience; many having participated in Model UN classes for over a decade. Additionally, Las Virgenes students were competing while their families were experiencing  evacuations at home due to the California wildfires.

Model UN Advisor Brad Boelman shared, “This win speaks to the "grittiness" of our CHS students and I could not be more proud of how they represented our community!”

MUN Award

The following Model United Nation students competed in the competition:

Christine Aghjayan
1st Place Individual

Alexander Cohen
2nd Place Individual

Sana Desai

Random Dochtormann

Karina Karsanova

Allie Lee
Research Award

Ethan Lee
1st Place Individual

Mark Lowe

Nick Salit
2nd Place Individual

Toby Schwartz
1st Place Individual

Charlie Scott

Sanath Sengupta
2nd Place Individual

David Shats
Research Award

Jeremy White

Obtin Zandian
2nd Place Individual

 MUN Stanford  

LVUSD offers their heartfelt congratulations to the CHS MUN team on this impressive accomplishment! In recognition of their achievement, the team has been invited to compete in the The North American Invitational Model United Nations (NAIMUN) Conference taking place in February, at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. 

GO COYOTES!!!