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Model United Nations: Beyond the results

Members reflect on outcomes from the first conference of the year. Photo by Jiani Tian // Used with permission
October 18, 2019

n Oct. 5, the annual Henry M. Gunn Model United Nations Conference (GMUNC) took place in Palo Alto where participants came up with solutions to real world problems in a United Nations simulation. MVHS...

Model United Nations: GMUNC preparation

Model United Nations: GMUNC preparation
How the aspirations for 2019-20’s Model United Nations have played a part in planning the first conference of the year
September 26, 2019
How the aspirations for 2019-20’s Model United Nations have played a part in planning the first conference of the year

Shifting perspectives owing to Model UN

Shifting perspectives owing to Model UN
Model UN training officer Nelson Mu shares insights about his past two years in the club
May 23, 2019
Model UN training officer Nelson Mu shares insights about his past two years in the club

A Model United Nations conference of firsts

A Model United Nations conference of firsts
Model UN’s new members prepare for the first tournament of the year, Gunn Model United Nations Conference
October 21, 2018
Model UN’s new members prepare for the first tournament of the year, Gunn Model United Nations Conference

A look back at Model UN’s first month

A look back at Model UN’s first month
Model United Nations starts off the school year with an influx of new members
September 27, 2018
Model United Nations starts off the school year with an influx of new members

MVHS Model United Nations’ new executive officers share their visions

From left to right, Chandramouly, Tian and Wang stand as MUN’s new executive officer team. Each of these officers was previously involved as a non-executive officer during the 2017-2018 MUN year. Photo by Maggie McCormick.
April 12, 2018

s the second semester rolls by, many clubs have started to think about new leadership for the next school year. With seniors preparing to leave and underclassmen ready and willing to take on a bigger role,...

Q&A: Model UN officers on the coming year

Q&A: Model UN officers on the coming year
September 8, 2017

s the lunch bell rang and room C103 filled with prospective Model UN members, eight officers prepared to share their passion and excitement for the club with these new recruits. While the team has officers...

Preparation styles in MV Model United Nations

Sophomore Apoorva Sirigineedi
March 25, 2016

V Model United Nations participates in many conferences throughout the year, including small conferences such as the Gunn Model United Nations Conference and the North American Invitational Model United...

FUHSD schools attend Berkeley Model United Nations

FUHSD schools attend Berkeley Model United Nations
March 11, 2016

n a sunny Friday afternoon, a group of MVHS students stepped down the bart, which carried them from Cupertino to Berkeley, and joined the crowd of excited students to begin their three-day journey. On...

Survival of the fittest: rise and fall of club memberships

Survival of the fittest: rise and fall of club memberships
February 4, 2016

Co-written by Stephanie Lam      Additional reporting by Ilena Peng HEN SENIOR AND FOUR YEAR DECA MEMBER Gloria Zhao received this year's rooming arrangements for DECA's annual Silicon Valley Career...

MUN takes home multiple awards at Stanford conference

MUN takes home multiple awards at Stanford conference
November 19, 2015

Story co-written by Grace Zhou While some students may have been sitting in their homes this past weekend, their heads buried in homework or binge watching Netflix in their beds, the members of MV...

A comparison of Mock Trial, MUN, and Debate

A comparison of Mock Trial, MUN, and Debate
October 8, 2015

lubs like Debate, Mock Trial and Model United Nations seem similar on the surface because all three focus on constructing logical arguments and current events. However,the clubs do have variations in many...

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