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Model United Nations

Conference XXXVIII

March 26-28, 2014

Dr. Chris Van Aller - Faculty Advisor
Kayla Davis - Secretary General
JC Dougherty - Director General
Parker Quinlan -  Coordinator General
Elizabeth Oswald-Sease - Program Assistant

Announcements

April 8, 2014

Thank you all for a wonderful Model UN Conference!

Congratulations to our award winners:

The Winthrop Cup -- Fort Mill High School

The Geoffrey Bruce Award -- Nation Ford High School

The Rookie Award -- Academic Magnet High School

Legal Committee Awards -- Rock Hill High School (Turkey) and Fort Mill High School (USA)

Social and Humanitarian Committee Awards -- AC Flora High School (Hungary) and Pinewood Prep (Mali)

Political and Security Committee Awards -- Pinewood Prep (Algeria) and Nation Ford (Pakistan)

Special Committee Awards -- Governor's School for Science and Math (Peru) and Fort Mill High School (Mozambique)

Security Council Awards -- Fort Mill High School (South Korea) and Nation Ford High School (Pakistan)

 

March 26, 2014

Procedures

March 25, 2014

The conference is on day away! We look forward to seeing you all tomorrow afternoon! We will have signs up around campus that lead you all to the designated parking area for Model UN Conference attendees, which will be in the Meadows lot near Dinkins Hall. Please see #37 on the campus map for information about the location of Dinkins Hall. 

March 10, 2014

RESOLUTIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE. We appreciate your patience with us as we worked to make these available to you. Because of the inclement weather experienced throughout the southeast, we had to extend our resolution deadline in order to make sure that all delegations had equal opportunity to submit a resolution. We were still receiving resolutions at the end of last week and we appreciate all of the hard work that went into these documents! Please see the Committees Page or click the following links to view the resolutions for this year's conference:

LEGAL

POLSEC

SOCHUM


March 7, 2014

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS:

We are excited that our conference is less than three weeks away and hope that you all are, too! Please read all of the following announcements as they are very important. 

1). We will be sending out resolutions soon. 

2). PLEASE send in your delegate information forms as soon as possible if you have not already done so. If you have not sent in the forms yet, please go ahead and e-mail modelun@winthrop.edu with the names of your delegates and observers by next Wednesday, March 12.

3). We are pleased that our conference is going to be happening during the inauguration of Winthrop's new President Dr. Jayne Marie Comstock. Please be advised that because our campus has several activities planner to honor Dr. Comstock during this week, on-campus parking may be limitedPlease allow plenty of time in your schedule, especially on registration day, Wednesday, March 26.

4). Please be advised that we have pushed up our registration start time this year. Registration will be held in the Richardson Ballroom Lobby in the DiGiorgio Campus Center from 2:00pm-5:00pm. If you do not arrive by 5:00pm, you will need to see Elizabeth Oswald-Sease, our program coordinator, after the conclusion of the keynote address on Wednesday, March 26 to receive your conference materials. Please allow plenty of time in your schedule so that we can make sure that you are checked in and that photos of your delegations are arranged. 

5). We are very excited to announce that this year's keynote address will be delivered by Ms. Naomi Tutu. Ms. Tutu is the third child of Archbishop Desmond and Nomalizo Leah Tutu. She will speak about global development and the global south. We will be filming this special event and would like for you to complete the appropriate release forms. Please complete the advisor release form and the minor release form and bring them with you to registration.

6). THANK YOU! We look forward to seeing you soon!

 

                    

February 26, 2014

The Advisor Responsibility Form is now available.

February 7, 2014

We are excited for the conference, which is just a little over a month away! We are proud to announce that this year's Special Committee will be the "Summit of the Global South." Please see the Committees Page for detailed information. Please note that resolutions are due by next Saturday, February 15.  Also, please note that the liability/delegate information forms are due on March 8. Also, we have completed all country assignments. 

 December 11, 2013

Thank you to all of the schools who have sent in their country preference forms.  Second country assignments were distributed on December 6, 2013. Please contact us if you did not receive an e-mail with this information. 

October 23, 2013

Please return all delegate and country preference forms by November 7, 2013.

June 24, 2013

The 38th annual Winthrop University Model United Nations Conference will be held March 26-28, 2014.

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