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February 25, 2010

Press Release

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Congratulations to the six 8th Grade students from St. Mary School in Gloucester City, NJ participated in the Mock U.N. Conference held at St. Joseph High School in Hammonton, NJ on February 23, 2010!

The students researched assigned countries, studied U.N. vocabulary and procedures and wrote resolutions for sub-topics in preparation for the Mock U.N. The sub-topics were Global Warming, International Hot Spots, and Nuclear Disarmament. During the Mock U.N. students discussed, presented, debated, and voted on resolutions.

The students were Olivia Delaney, Connor Kain, Annie Pegeus, Patrick Rafferty, William Simila, and Colin Ward.

Special Congratulations to:

Patrick Rafferty was awarded BEST RESOLUTION for Global Warming.

Olivia Delaney was awarded BEST RESOLUTION for International Hot Spots.

Connor Kain was awarded BEST RESOLUTION for Nuclear Disarmament.

Connor Kain was also awarded SUPERIOR DELEGATE.

St. Mary School is very proud of the time and effort these six students have put into this global studies program.

Gail Corey