The University of Bridgeport was recently added to the list of some 80 UNA-USA institutions in the UNA-USA Global Classrooms initiative aimed at informing university and secondary school students about the important work of the UN http://www.unausa.org/global-classrooms-model-un/about-global-classrooms-model-un/university-involvement-with-global-classrooms
Miguel Arroyo has led Model UN efforts and UNA-USA work at UB since he came to UB seven years ago. Miguel earned a B.A. in International Political Economy and Diplomacy, an MBA and he is currently working on his Master of Arts in Global Development and Peace and a doctorate in Education. Miguel has worked with UB students for five years to staff UNA-USA Model UN programs in New York. Under Miguel’s leadership, UB has won six National Model UN awards. UB students have also worked with Miguel to staff and advise high school Model UN programs in New York in conjunction with UNA-USA Global Classrooms project.