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Prep Students Shine at Johns Hopkins UN Conference

Posted February 17th, 2012


From February 10-12, 1600 high school students from across the United States and two overseas delegations descended upon the Inner Harbor in Baltimore for the annual Johns Hopkins Model UN Conference.  St. Augustine Prep sent seven experienced delegates, with Colan Rodgers representing Argentina in the UN Development Committee; Miles Clark representing Argentina in the UN Environmental Program; Sam Swisher, Argentina, in the Organization of American States Committee; Andrew Moffa, Argentina, on the Human Rights Council; Cristian Rivera, Argentina, in the World Health Organization; Sean Lawn as Lucius Arestes, in the Roman Senate; and Justin Richter as Joachim, Marquis de Dreux, on the French Council.  For the second year in a row, Miles Clark was recognized for his fine debating and compromising skills, winning the Honorable Mention Award for his committee.

Photo: (Left to right) Colan Rodgers (Class of 2012), Andrew Moffa (Class of 2012), Sean Lawn (Class of 2014), Cristian Rivera (Class of 2013), Miles Clark (Class of 2012), Sam Swisher (Class of 2012), and Justin Richter (Class of 2012).