Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 12:27 By Linda Kruusmägi
The chairperson announces the final vote and proceeds to wrap up the debates for the day. People get up, speaking quietly about what just happened on their way out. I am still sitting, in shock. I look around and find that everyone in my committee is doing the same. We slowly get up and the tears we were fighting back are now coming. We sob like children all the way to the next venue. Although we are inconsolable we wipe our tears away to keep up appearances during dinner.
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 09:21 By Lydia Barsawme
We spent a week with European youth just like us, debating important issues that affect the EU and us everyday. Over the course of a week, we learned how to draft legislation, reach consensus on difficult issues, how to debate, how to speak in public and how to understand the other side of an argument despite feeling very strongly for your side.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - 14:58 By Lydia Barsawme
This week IEGS will be hosting the National Session of the EYP, but let's take a look back following their journey from Leipzig for the International Session!