Southeast Regional Model Arab League

Hotel  |  Schedule  |  Councils  |  Country Assignments

March 13-15, 2020

Converse College
Spartanburg, SC

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

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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
Event Name for Reservations: 2020 Southeast University Model League of Arab States (SERMAL)
Reference #: M-I5EB0CY
Local phone number: 1-864-596-1211

Group rate of $134.00 per double room plus tax.
Please Note: This room block fills quickly. Please also note that reservations must be made by February 20, 2020 at 5:00pm in order to receive the discounted group rate.

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 Steffi Kong
Assistant Secretary-General Bethany Klein
Joint Defense Council  Kuhn 101
Council on Palestinian Affairs Paul Manville -Roanoke  Kuhn 108
Council on Political Affairs Madison Orcurto -Converse Kuhn 123
Council of Arab Social Affairs Ministers Maria Martinez -Converse  Kuhn 125
Council of Arab Environmental Affairs Ministers Noelle Vallely -Converse  Kuhn 215
Council of Arab Economic Affairs Ministers Kathryn Frizzell -Converse  Kuhn 217
Summit of Arab Heads of State Courtney Dziewior -Converse  Kuhn 115
Special Council Delaney Leslie -Converse  Kuhn 122
Faculty Adviser Lounge

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:
5:30-6:30pm B Daniel Auditorium
Council Session I 6:45-9:30pm 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 4:00-6:00pm see above
Faculty Adviser Meeting 4:30pm K215
Sunday
Council Session V 9:00-12:00pm see above
Faculty Adviser Meeting 9:30am
Delegate Luncheon (provided) 12:00-1:30pm 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

Kennesaw State University

Bahrain

Converse College

Comoros

University Central Oklahoma

Djibouti

James F. Byrnes High

Egypt

Roanoke College

Iraq

Mercer University

Jordan

Jacksonville State

Kuwait

Oakbrook Prep

Lebanon

Converse College

Libya

The Citadel

Mauritania

Georgia Tech

Morocco

Converse College

Oman

Southside Christian School

Palestine

Converse College

Qatar

Georgia State University

Saudi Arabia

Spartanburg Community College

Somalia

Anderson University

Sudan

Spartanburg Day School

Syrian National Coalition

The Scholars Academy

Tunisia

Spartanburg Day School

UAE

Broome High School

Yemen

Hollins University

Turkey (Observer State)

 

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