CHC to the UN

Chestnut Hill College at the United Nations:

Human Development and Food Security
Fighting Hunger and Poverty

Each Year, GEM brings hundreds of students to the United Nations for a full day experience. Chestnut Hill College has made this trip part the university experience for all undergraduate students.

When: February 25, 2014

Who: Chestnut Hill College

Where: United Nations Headquarters, New York

Itinerary for the Day:

Depart CHC from lower parking lot near Germantown Avenue
9:15AM   Arrive at UN
  9:45AM - 11:00AM   Group Tours of the United Nations
  11:30AM   Lunch at United Nations
  1:15PM - 2:45PM

  UN Briefing: Fighting Hunger and Poverty
   Bettina Luescher/World Food Program (invited)
   Mohsin Mohi-Ud-Din/UNDPI/Development (invited)
  3:30PM Leave for Return Trip to CHC
  Arrival at CHC 

For more information:
Global Education Motivators (GEM)
Chestnut Hill College, Martino Hall/322
Philadelphia, PA (US) or 215-248-1150

Upcoming Events

Global Solutions Design Science Lab
June 18-26, 2017
From Independence to Interdependence - American History Summer Camp
July 24 – July 28, 2017

Select Global and Educational Events:
Opening of the Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia
April 19, 2017

World Heritage Sites and Cities Tour of India and Nepal
Aug 1 - Aug 16, 2017

GEM Highlights
Good News Agency
Learn about Positive Efforts Around the World and be Inspired

Lesson Plans on the Sustainable Development Goals -
World's Largest Lesson

Lesson Plans and Resources for Teaching Primary Sources with the Library of Congress
Effects of Armed Conflict on Children

New Distance Learning Program
Live from Ukraine