Southeast Regional Model Arab League

Hotel  |  Schedule  |  Councils  |  Country Assignments

March 16-18, 2018

Converse College
Spartanburg, SC

**Open to High Schools and Collegiate Institutions**
Fees: $45/delegate

REGISTER YOUR SCHOOL  |  APPLY FOR COUNCIL CHAIR

Contacts

Local Coordinator National Council Representative
Dr. Joe Dunn Sidney Jones
Converse College National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations
(joe.dunn@converse.edu) (sidney@ncusar.org)
864-596-3101 202-293-6466

 

Hotel Information

Marriott Spartanburg at Renaissance Park
(also known as the Spartanburg Downtown Marriott)
299 North Church Street
Spartanburg, SC 29306
Book Online
Local phone number: 1-864-596-1211
National line for placing reservations (Reference Number: M-605XJHR): 1-800-327-6465

Group rate of $132.00 per double room plus tax.
Please Note: This room block fills quickly, so be sure to book early.  Reservations can be canceled without penalty before 6:00pm on March 10, so book rooms based on your highest estimation of attending delegates

Council Chair Positions

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

Councils

Council Chair Location
Secretary-General
Assistant Secretary-General
Joint Defense Council
Council on Palestinian Affairs
Council on Political Affairs
Council of Arab Social Affairs Ministers
Council of Arab Environmental Affairs Ministers
Council of Arab Economic Affairs Ministers
Summit of Arab Heads of State
Special Council
Joint Cabinet Crisis Coordinator
Faculty Adviser Lounge Kuhn 215

All council sessions will be held in Kuhn Hall.

For topics by council, see the agenda.

Schedule

Kuhn Hall – K
Blackman School of Music Building – B

Friday Time Location
Registration 4:45-5:30pm B Lower Level
Opening Ceremony & Plenary Session
Speaker:
5:30-6:45pm B Daniel Auditorium
Council Session I 7:00-9:30pm see above
Saturday
Council Session II 9:00am-12:15pm see above
Lunch (on your own) 12:30-1:30pm
Council Session III 1:30-3:30pm see above
Break 3:30-4:00pm
Council Session IV 4:30-6:00pm see above
Faculty Adviser Meeting 4:30pm K215
Sunday
Council Session V 9:00-11:45am see above
Faculty Adviser Meeting 9:30am K215
Delegate Luncheon (provided) 11:45am Gee Dining Hall
Summit Session 1:30-2:30pm B Daniel Auditorium
Awards Ceremony 2:30-3:30pm B Daniel Auditorium
Adjournment 3:30pm  —

Country Assignments

Algeria

Spartanburg Methodist College

Bahrain

 Converse College

Comoros

Djibouti

Spartanburg Community College

Egypt

 Jacksonville State University (Geography Department)

Iraq

 Roanoke College

Jordan

 Kennesaw State University

Kuwait

 GSU-Perimeter College

Lebanon

 Converse College

Libya

Mauritania

Morocco

 Spartanburg Day School

Oman

 Jacksonville State University

Palestine

 Converse College

Qatar

 The Citadel

Saudi Arabia

 Mercer University

Somalia

Georgia State University

Sudan

Syrian National Coalition

The Scholar’s Academy at USC-Upstate

Tunisia

 Georgia Southern University

UAE

Broome High School

Yemen

 James F. Byrnes High School

Turkey (Observer State)

 

Featured image: “Converse College Historic District” by Bill Fitzpatrick licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0.

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