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

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