Duquesne to University to Host Model UN

Nearly 400 students from 20 regional high schools will come to Duquesne University for the annual Model UN Conference. During the competition, the students will debate and develop resolutions on key international issues.

Duquesne students will help administer and judge the high school students, with many prizes and awards on the line. These include Admissions Office scholarships of $3000, $2000, and $1000 to Duquesne University for the top three delegates.

When: Friday, Jan. 27, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: The Student Union, Rooms 109, 1119, 698, 610, 613, the Africa Room and the Ballroom, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh.

Information: This event is not open to the public but the media are invited to attend/cover the event. Media are asked to RSVP and arrange parking by calling Jill Greenwood from the Office of Marketing and Communications at 412.396.1154/cell 412.736.1877.

Duquesne University

Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic universities for its award-winning faculty and horizon-expanding education. A campus of nearly 9,500 graduate and undergraduate students, Duquesne prepares students by having them work alongside faculty to discover and reach their goals. The University's academic programs, community service, and commitment to equity and opportunity in the Pittsburgh region have earned national acclaim. 

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