61st Model United Nations Assembly
Thursday, May 3rd – Saturday, May 5th , 2018
|Thursday, May 3rd|
|2:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.||Registration||Dormitory Lounge|
|5:30 p.m.||Pizza (get acquainted) fest
Informal networking and consensus building.
|Dining Room & Lounges|
|7:30 – 8:30p.m||Parliamentary procedures seminar and
overview of event by Rais Khan and Donna Alexander
|Friday, May 5th|
Networking and Consensus building continues
|7:00 a.m.||Registration||Athletic Center|
|8:45 a.m.||Delegates and Counsellors are seated||Athletic Center|
|9:00 a.m.||Opening Ceremonies||Athletic Center|
|9:35 a.m.||President opens Assembly
of the Secretary General
|9:45 a.m.||Presentation of Resolution #1
The assigned delegations present their speeches. Pages will carry notes to other delegations, which is another way positions are clarified and consensus is built.
|10:15 a.m.||Presentation of Resolution #2
|10:45 a.m.||Coffee Break||Lobby|
|11:00 a.m.||Presentation of Resolution #3
|11:30 a.m.||Presentation of Resolution #4
|12:00 noon||Lunch||Dormitory Cafeteria|
|Afternoon Committee meetings
Note: one delegate from each country attends the 1st Committee meeting, and the other delegate attends the 2nd and 3rd Committee meeting.
|1:30 – 3:10 p.m.||First Committee
First Committee to consider Resolutions 1 and 2 followed by resolutions from the floor, if any.
Students use this time to amend the resolution so that it better represents their country’s concerns. Good listening, negotiating and speaking skills are developed and honed.
|1:30 – 3:10 p.m.||Second and Third Committee
Committee Chair: . Joint Committee to consider Resolutions 3 and 4 followed by resolutions from the floor, if any.
|3:10 – 3:30 p.m.||Break|
|3:30.- 4:30 p.m.||Committee meetings resume||Athletic Center & Great Hall|
|4:30 p.m.||Students get ready for BBQ||OMIT|
|5:30 p.m.||Buses leave for Hitch ‘N Post|
|6:30 p.m.||All you can eat Beef BBQ followed by
DJ, line dancing and games
|9:30 p.m.||Buses leave to return to dorm|
|Saturday, May 6th|
|7:00 – 8:45 a.m.||Breakfast||Dormitory Cafeteria|
|9:00 a.m.||Report to the Assembly by Chair of the
First Committee, Debate and
Vote on Resolution #1 and #2 as amended
Students finalize their positions, continue to negotiate and debate the merits of the resolutions.
|10:00 a.m.||Coffee Break||Lobby|
|10:15 a.m.||Resume Debate|
|11:15 a.m.||Report to the Assembly by the Chair of the Joint Second and Third Committee, Debate and Vote on Resolution #3 and #4
|12:15 p.m.||Lunch||Dormitory Cafeteria|
|1:45 p.m.||Resume Debate|
|2:45 – 3:00 p.m.||Break|
|3:00 p.m.||New Resolutions proposed by Committees followed by New Resolutions from the floor of the Assembly as arranged with the
Secretary General by 1:45 p.m.
|4:30 p.m.||Closing ceremonies & Awards presentation for Best Prepared Delegation||Athletic Center|
|5:15 p.m.||Counsellors & MUNA Committee post mortem||Athletic Center|
|5:30 p.m.||Supper for those who are staying overnight||Dormitory Cafeteria|
|Sunday, May 7th|
|7:00 a.m.||Breakfast for overnight guests||Dormitory Cafeteria|
|9:00 a.m.||Check out: Last delegates and counsellors depart for home|
|HAVE A SAFE TRIP BACK!|
Agenda 2018 PDF: MUNA Agenda 2018