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Camp Fire Story: Model United Nations Adviser John Crosby

John Crosby took his members of his class to Washington D.C. unsure of the status of his home. Photo credit: Mathew  Miranda

Justin Jackson

November 28, 2018

John Crosby, political science instructor and Model U.N. Adviser, lost his home in Magalia due to the Camp Fire. The following is the story of how he traveled across the nation without knowing the status of his home. The morning of the fire John Crosby and his students were headed to a Model U.N. c...

Chico State’s Model UN Team ranks among the best in the world

Chico State's Model United Nations Team won Outstanding Delegation for the ninth time in 11 years. Photo credit: John Crosby

Mathew Miranda

April 17, 2018

Chico State’s Model United Nations Team received Outstanding Delegation, the highest possible award, at the National Model United Nations Conference in New York. This marked the ninth time in 11 years Chico State won this award which is given to the top 10 percent of schools competing. The Chico...

Chico State Model United Nations team wins top award at national conference

Chico State Model United Nations team standing out of the UN proudly showing their awards. Photo courtesy of John Crosby, club adviser and Chico State lecturer.

Cathy Fung

April 24, 2017

Chico State's Model United Nations team won Outstanding Delegation in the National Model United Nations Conference B in New York City April 13. This award is the conference's highest honor. This year, the team represented the United Kingdom. The officer corp, Head Delegate Sam Perkins, Secretary Gene...

Model UN team receives top honors at national conference

Chico State's 2015 Model U.N. team proudly displays its awards at the national conference in New York City. The team won the Outstanding Delegation Award for the eight time in the last nine years. Photo courtesy of Chico State.

Joe Silva

April 19, 2015

Chico State's Model United Nations team returned home from New York City on April 1 with its eighth Outstanding Delegation Award in nine years. Though more than 5,000 students from over 200 colleges attended the national conference, Chico State delegates received eight of the possible 16 awards for their p...

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