TCC students earn six awards at Florida Model United Nations Conference

October 29, 2018

Tallahassee, Fla. (October 29, 2018) — The Tallahassee Community College Model United Nations team won six awards at the Florida Model United Nations conference in October. The conference took place in Gainesville, Florida, and hosted over 125 delegates from seven different Florida colleges and universities.

TCC MUN is an internationally recognized academic team that participates in simulations of the United Nations. The team won three awards recognizing their performance in committees and three Position Paper Awards, which are written in preparation for the conference.

The student team was led by their president, Brendan Leverenz, and vice president, Ramlah Mahboob. Team members include Elijah Acevedo, Samuel Moberley, Sidney Lyght, Samuel Goetz, Eduardo Acevedo, Max Culbreath, Dixie Johnston, Jeanie Morrison, Maria Mejias, Steven Vaughn Hennessey, Ariana Baltodano, Therese Gagliano, Barbara Alvarez-Murrah and Colleen Beichner. Faculty advisers are Tom Waller and Richard Murgo.

For information, contact Tom Waller at (850) 201-8159 or wallert@tcc.fl.edu, or Richard Murgo at (850) 201-8145 or murgor@tcc.fl.edu.