Think the world is too big to understand and global problems are too far gone to solve? Think again! This course will take you through the intricacies of a complex global society and will teach you skills to help learn and navigate current international conflicts, crises, and politics. Using techniques specifically designed for the diplomatic simulation competition known as Model United Nations, students will research, debate, and work to resolve major humanitarian and political issues such as human trafficking, nuclear arms proliferation, climate change, and worldwide hunger. There are a lot of problems out there, but it’s not too late to save the world. With up-to-date knowledge of international issues and diplomatic training, you can be one of the solutions!
Model UN: Diplomacy in Action
About Expand Your Mind
For Rising 9th-12th Grade Students
A Unique Experience on a College Campus
Expand Your Mind brings together talented students from across the Twin Cities, the nation, and the world for intensive learning and discovery during two 2-week summer sessions. Located on the beautiful campus of Macalester College, EYM challenges students academically while developing leadership skills, instilling self-confidence, and fostering lifelong friendships among like-minded peers.