Sponsors: Jenny Pitts and Eve Lawhorn
Cook High Y-Club
Scheduled Local Level Events
|9/11||Noon||Deadline YA Scholarship (Financial Aid) Submission Deadline:|
|9/20||Noon||Deadline Dues of $15 is due in order to get the T-shirt|
$330 Payment for YA (Free T-Shirt)
|10/4||Noon||YA Bill Submission Due |
print a copy BEFORE submitting and turn in to Mrs. Pitts
|Youth Assembly (YA) in Atlanta|
|12/2||GUNA Registration and Nation Selection begins|
MUST pay registration before selecting country
|GUNA Scholarship (Financial Aid) Submission Deadline:|
|1/20||NOON||$330 Payment for GUNA (Free T-Shirt)|
must be turned in to Pitts by NOON
Late Registration is $345 after 1/20 (no t-shirt)
|Late FEB/Early March|
GUNA in Atlanta
Scheduled State Level Events DESCRIPTIONS
State and Local Scholarships are available
Youth Assembly: Youth Assembly is a conference that allows students to experience the legislative, judicial, and executive branches of our government. Students take over the capital for three days as they write and debate bills to find out the process that makes our laws.
Bill Writing Seminar: (after school)
Students interested in attending YA need to meet in Mrs. Pitts's room immediately after school. Have a general idea of what you wish to present to writing your bill for YA.
GUNA: Georgia United Nations Assembly (GUNA) is a three day educational opportunity for students to learn about issues and matters pertaining to the world around them. At GUNA students will experience the native dress of countries from all continents. Students will also xperience the effects of hunger and poverty during the World Hunger Luncheon. The Global Village experience will allow a glimpse of issues and successes that nations enjoy today. (Information flyer)
Washington Seminar ($TBA) This conference will allow students to visit Wachingont D.C. to experience all that the nation's capitol has to offer. We will visit many museums, visit with congressment and senators, etc.
If you would like to see pictures of conferences, click below.
Mrs. Pitts's Pictures