After winning four delegation awards at four conferences during the Fall FIU's Model United Nation Team was ranked 2nd in North America by Best Delegate. The article containing the ranking exclaimed "If any Ivy League ceiling ever existed, FIU would have smashed it by now because the team is now ranked above every Ivy League team". Congratulations to all the MUN students and faculty responsible for this accomplishment. Click for the full article and rankings.
This past weekend FIU won Best Small Delegation at Columbia University’s annual Model UN Conference for the third straight year, winning awards in five out of seven committees. The conference was attended by more than 40 colleges and universities and over 400 students. Special congratulations to Kevin Markowski and Jessica Brito who took first place in their committee and to the team’s director, Ethan Roberts, for his exceptional leadership.
FIU's Model UN Team had an amazing year of competition and finds itself ranked fourth in North America for the second straight year. BestDelegate.com releases the rankings based on a point system that takes awards and difficulty of conference into account. Every year competition gets harder but FIU continues to rise to the challenge and prove that it has some of the best students in the world. Click this news title to see the full article on BestDelegate.com. Go Panthers!