You’ll develop a general knowledge of the major issues before the current General Assembly from the perspective of a particular nation-state. Moreover, You’ll learn how to negotiate effectively behind the scenes and articulate a point of view before an informed audience, employing the rules and procedures of multilateral diplomacy. As a Model UN student, you’ll also discover that it is essential to do your homework, understand the interests of multiple actors and deal respectfully with others in order to achieve "win-win" negotiation results.
These experiences will enhance your appreciation of contemporary international issues from a global perspective in our increasingly interdependent world. Moreover, these skills as learned and practiced can be applied in numerous areas of life beyond the academic setting.