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Michigan Regional Model Arab League

Hotel | Schedule | Councils | Country Assignments

February 12-14, 2015

Grand Valley State University
Allendale, Michigan

**Open to Collegiate Institutions**
Conference Fees: $45/delegate

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Contacts

Local Coordinator National Council Representative
Dr. Coeli Fitzpatrick Josh Hilbrand
Grand Valley State University National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations
(fitzpaco@gvsu.edu) (Josh@ncusar.org)
616-331-3748 202-293-6466
   
Secretary General Assistant Secretary General
Tyler Wayne Clark Brooke Eastham
Aquinas College Grand Valley State University

Hotel Information

Sleep Inn and Suites Allendale
4869 Becker Drive
Allendale Charter Township, MI 49401
(616) 892-8000

Council Chair Positions

APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR OPEN CHAIR POSITIONS. TO APPLY PLEASE VISIT APPLY FOR COUNCIL CHAIR.

Councils

Council Chair Location
Chief of Staff Troy Dildine
Aquinas College
Chief Justice of the Arab Court of Justice Zach Rolinski
Aquinas College
Joint Defense Council Devin Alexander
Adrian College
Council on Palestinian Affairs Annakarina Driskell
Aquinas College
Council of Arab Social Affairs Ministers Hayley Schultz
Hope College
Council on Political Affairs Emily Southron
Aquinas College
Council of Arab Environmental Affairs Ministers Colin Duane Best
Adrian College
Arab Court of Justice Rachel Lanczak
Aquinas College

For topics by council, see the agenda.

Schedule

Thursday Time Location
Pre-Conference Speaker (TBA) 1:00pm KC 2250
Registration and Pizza Reception 5:30-6:30pm KC 2250
Opening Session 6:30-7:45pm KC 2250
Break 7:45-8:00pm See above
Plenary Session 8:00pm KC 2250
Committee Session I until 9:15pm See above
Friday
Committee Session II 9:00am-12:00pm See above
Faculty Advisers Meeting 11:00am-12:00pm KC 2227
Council Officers Meeting 12:00-12:30pm KC 2228
Lunch (on your own) 12:00-1:30pm
Council Session III 1:30-5:30pm See above
Council Officers Meeting 5:30-6:00pm KC 2228
Middle Eastern Appetizers 6:00pm KC 2250
Saturday
Committee Session IV 9:00am-12:00pm See above
Faculty Advisers Meeting 11:00am-12:00pm KC 2227
Lunch (on your own) 12:00-1:00pm
Summit Session 1:30-3:00pm KC 2250
Awards Ceremony 3:00-3:30pm KC 2250

Country Assignments

Algeria

Bahrain

Comoros

Djibouti

Grand Valley State University

Egypt

Grand Valley State University

Iraq

Northwestern University

Jordan

Kuwait

Lebanon

Spring Arbor University

Libya

Mauritania

Morocco

Oman

Palestine

University of Michigan – Dearborn

Qatar

University of Michigan – Dearborn

Saudi Arabia

Saginaw Valley State University

Somalia

Sudan

Syrian National Coalition

Saginaw Valley State University

Tunisia

UAE

Spring Arbor University

Yemen

Featured image: “The Kirkhof Center at Grand Valley State University” by Kjetil Ree licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0.

Student Leadership Development Program from the National Council on US-Arab Relations