MUN-Jr-2014North View Junior High’s Model United Nations Junior Level team earned numerous awards at the state Middle School Conference on May 14.

Overall Conference: 
Best Position Paper, Caroline Clink & Sondos Ibrahim

General Assembly:
Honorable Mention, Jada Aduda & Cinciere Carver
Honorable Mention: Elan Quezada & Dara Yang

UN Development Program:
Honorable Mention: Nic Leeds

Additionally, two North View students on the Senior Level Team were appointed to leadership roles assisting with organizational tasks of the conference. Alex Marihart served as rapporteur on the Security Council Committee and Dana Tran served as rapporteur/co-chair of General Assembly.

-Published May 19, 2014

The Osseo Area Retired Educators (OARE) recently announced three scholarship recipients, awarded by the organization in 2014. Every fall, OARE sponsors a breakfast, open to the public, to raise money to fund three scholarships, for one student at each of Osseo Area Schools’ three comprehensive high schools. Each recipient receives a $1,500 scholarship.

This year’s winners are:

  • Maple Grove Senior High: Olivia Trudeau, who will attend the University of Minnesota –Twin Cities to study genetics.
  • Osseo Senior High: Kerry Bloomfield, who currently attends Bethel University majoring in nursing.
  • Park Center Senior High: Amy Yang, who will attend the University of Minnesota – Rochester to study health sciences.

-Published May 19, 2014