Several members of the Fort Hays State University Model United Nations organization hosted the 29th Annual Model United Nations Conference on Nov. 21 in the FHSU Memorial Union.
The members of the organization coordinate the conference to simulate the workings of the United Nations.
Hundreds of students from across the state attended the conference, which is one of the only Model United Nations conferences held for high school students.
The Model United Nations network consists largely of a group of high school and college clubs who meet at conferences to perform in mock United Nations sessions to carry out activities.
Members who coordinated the event are listed below by hometown.
BAZINE: Ryan Schaben, junior.
ELLIS: Erin Hinkle, sophomore.
ELLSWORTH: Matt Larsen, senior.
HAYS: Matt Billinger, freshman; Josh Kingsley, senior; Amanda Kramer, freshman; Ryan Leiker, sophomore; Ashley Depenbusch, freshman.
HOXIE: Jarod Thiele, freshman.
TIPTON: Sarah Smith, senior.
WELLINGTON: Erika Taylor, freshman.