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Michigan Regional Model Arab League

Hotel | Schedule | Councils | Country Assignments

February 18-20, 2016

Grand Valley State University
Allendale, Michigan

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

REGISTER YOUR SCHOOL  |  APPLY FOR COUNCIL CHAIR

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

Hotel Information

Sleep Inn and Suites Allendale
4869 Becker Drive, Allendale Charter Township, MI 49401
(616) 892-8000
Group Name: Model Arab League
King Rooms Available ~ $134.00/night +tax

Holiday Inn Downtown Grand Rapids
310 Pearl Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
(616) 235-7611
Group Name: Model Arab League
Singles/Doubles Available ~ $129.00/night +tax
Deadline to Book: January 27, 2015

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 Justice of the Arab Court of Justice
Joint Defense Council
Council on Palestinian Affairs
Council of Arab Social Affairs Ministers
Council on Political Affairs
Council of Arab Environmental Affairs Ministers

For topics for each Council, see the agenda.

Schedule

Thursday Time Location
Registration and Pizza Reception 5:00-6:00pm
Opening Session and Keynote Speaker 6:00-7:00pm
Break 7:00-7:15pm
Plenary/Council Session I until 8:45pm S
Friday
Council Session II 9:00am-12:00pm
Council Officers Meeting 12:00-12:30pm
Lunch (on your own) 12:00-1:30pm
Council Session III 1:30-5:30pm
Faculty Advisers Meeting 2:00-3:00pm
Head Delegates Meeting/Caucuses 5:30-6:00pm
Saturday
Council Session IV 9:00am-12:00pm
Faculty Advisers Meeting 11:00am-12:00pm
Lunch (on your own) 12:00-1:30pm
Summit Session and Awards Ceremony 1:30-3:00pm
Election of 2016 MMAL Officers 3:00-3:30pm

Country Assignments

Algeria

Bahrain

Comoros

Djibouti

Egypt

Iraq

Jordan

Kuwait

Lebanon

Libya

Mauritania

Morocco

Oman

Palestine

Qatar

Saudi Arabia

Somalia

Sudan

Syrian National Coalition

Tunisia

UAE

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