Social, Humanitarian and Cultural Committee (SOCHUM)
Topics this year:
1. Gender Disparities in Education
2. Human Organ Trafficking
3. Child Imprisonment
Topic background papers available here.
Rhianna Taylor, Chair
Class: Sophomore, Class of 2015
Major: International Studies
Model UN Experience: Two years of attending high school level conferences, three semesters of Model UN at Rhodes, Co-chair SOCHUM MSMUN 2012, NMUN in DC Fall 2012
Travel Stories: My mother was born and raised in London, so I have traveled extensively throughout central Europe. I have also been to Costa Rica and the Virgin Islands.
Fun Fact: My birthday is also United Nations Day (October 24)
Inspirational Quote: “It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all.”— JK Rowling