Payton hosted its annual Model United Nations conference on Saturday, December 2, bringing in dozens of students from around the Chicago area for a day of debate and problem-solving.
Payton’s Model UN team received an Outstanding Delegation award at a conference at the University of Chicago Lab School on Saturday.
Last week, four prestigious guest speakers attended Payton as part of Global Action Club’s Guest Speaker Series for International Week.
Each day next week during enrichment, a distinguished expert in foreign policy will be speaking at Payton.
Payton debaters Alex Sherman ‘17 and Micah Weese ‘18 begin competition in the Tournament of Champions Saturday, culminating what has been a banner year for the duo.
This past weekend I attended the Northwestern University Model United Nations conference, along with fellow members of the Payton team.
Walter Payton’s novice debate team has learned the ropes from the varsity members and even found some success of their own this year.