Michigan Model Arab League

Hotel | Schedule | Councils | Country Assignments

February 26-27, 2021

Grand Valley State University
Allendale, Michigan

This conference will be held online

**Open to Collegiate Institutions**
Conference Fees: $20/delegate

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Contacts

Local Coordinator National Council Representative
Dr. Majd Al-Mallah Katie Grandelli
Grand Valley State University National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations
(almallam@gvsu.edu)

(katie@ncusar.org) 

616-331-3634 202-293-6466

 

Council Chair Positions

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

2021 Secretariat

Secretary-General  Mary Chikordi Ngoma–Hope College
Assistant Secretary-General  Fin Lindberg–GVSU
Joint Defense Council  Tessa Schutt–Aquinas College
 Council of Arab Social Affairs Ministers  Chloe Chynoweth–GVSU
Council on Palestinian/Political Affairs  Phoebe Risk–GVSU
 Topics 3 & 4 from Political Affairs and topics 3 & 4 from Palestinian Affairs will be debated by this joint council  

For topics for each Council, see the agenda.

2021 Schedule
All session held in Eastern Time Zone

Friday–Day One Time
 Delegate Check in & Networking  8:30 – 8:55 AM
Welcome, Opening Ceremony, Keynote Speaker, Q&A 9:00 – 10:30 AM
Break 10:30 – 10:55 AM
Council Session I 11:00 – 1:00 PM
Lunch/Optional Networking 1:00 – 2:00 PM
Council Session II 2:00 – 5:00 PM
Faculty Advisor Meeting 3:00 – 4:00 PM
Secretariat Meeting 5:00 – 5:30 PM
   
Saturday–Day Two  
Secretariat Group Interviews 8:00 – 8:25 AM
Secretariat Meeting 8:30 – 8:55 AM
Council Session III 9:00 – 12:00 PM
Lunch break 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Council Session IV 1:00 – 3:00 PM
Faculty Adviser Meeting 1:00 – 2:00 PM
Break 3:00 – 4:00 PM
Summit Session 4:00 – 4:30 PM
Awards and Closing Session 4:30 – 5:30 PM

2022 Country Assignments

Algeria

Bahrain

Comoros

Djibouti

Egypt

Grand Valley State University

Iraq

Grand Valley State University

Jordan

Grand Valley State University

Kuwait

Lebanon

Libya

Mauritania

Morocco

Oman

Grand Valley State University

Palestine

Qatar

Saudi Arabia

Somalia

Sudan

Syrian National Coalition

Tunisia

Grand Valley State University

UAE

Grand Valley State University

Yemen

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