Category Archives: Conferences

Regarding conferences outside of Coginchaug.

Boston College Model United Nations Conference 2015 (EagleMUNC)

The conference will be held March 27th-29th, 2014.  The fee is $__.  Find the conference’s website here.

Conference Events:

Friday, March 27th
4:00-7:00 PM Registration
6:00-7:00 PM Opening Ceremonies
7:00-8:30 PM Dinner Break
8:45-10:30 PM Reception for Faculty Advisors and Invited Guests
8:30-11:00 PM Committee Session 1A *
8:45-11:15 PM Committee Session 1B *
12:30 AM Curfew
Saturday, March 28th
9:30 AM-12:00 PM Committee Session 2A *
9:45 AM-12:15 PM Committee Session 2B *
12:00-1:30 PM Lunch Break
1:00-1:45 PM Faculty Advisor Feedback
1:30-4:00 PM Committee Session 3A *
2:00-4:30 PM Committee Session 3B *
4:00-5:00 PM Break
4:30-7:30 PM Committee Session 4A *
5:00-8:00 PM Committee Session 4B *
10:00 PM Delegate Dance
12:30 AM Curfew
Sunday, March 29th
9:00-11:30 AM Committee Session 5A *
9:15-11:45 AM Committee Session 5B *
11:00 AM-12:00 PM Hotel Check Out
12:30-1:45 PM Closing Ceremonies

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Boston University Model United Nations Conference 2015

The conference will be held February 6th-8th, 2015.  The fee is $__.  Find the conference’s website here.

Conference Events:

Friday, February 6, 2015
11:00 AM Conference Check-In Opens

4:00 PM – 4:30 PM Beginner Delegate Training

4:30 PM – 5:00 PM Advanced Delegate Training

5:00 PM – 5:30 PM Crisis Delegate Training

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM Dinner Break

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Opening Ceremonies

7:45 PM – 10:30 PM Committee Session I

8:30 PM – 9:30 PM Advisor Reception

11:00 PM – 12:30 PM Delegate Social Event

1:00 AM Curfew

Saturday, February 7, 2015
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Committee Session II

9:20 AM – 10:00 AM Advisor Breakfast

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch Break

1:30 PM – 4:00 PM Committee Session III

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Break

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Committee Session IV

8:00 PM – 10:00 PM Dinner Break

10:00 PM – 12:00 AM Delegate Dance

12:30 AM Curfew

Sunday, February 8, 2015
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Committee Session V

9:20 AM – 10:00 AM Advisor Breakfast

11:00 AM – 11:30 AM Committee Free Time

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Break

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Closing Ceremonies


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Yale Model United Nations Conference 2015

The conference will be held January 22nd-25th, 2015.  The fee is $__.  Find the conference’s website here.

Conference Events:

Thursday, January 22

3:00 – 7:00pm Registration

4:30 – 5:30 International Schools Reception

6:15 – 7:30 New Delegate Training

8:00 – 9:00 Opening Ceremony

9:15 – 11:15 Committee Session I

Friday, January 23

8:30am – 1:30pm Yale Day/Global Exchange Program

1:45 – 5:00 Committee Session II

5:00 – 6:30 Dinner Break

6:30 – 9:00 Committee Session III

9:30 – 10:30 Yale Showcase

Saturday, January 24

9:00 – 11:30am Committee Session IV

11:30 – 1:00 Lunch Break

1:00 – 3:30 Committee Session V

3:30 – 4:00 Break

4:00 – 6:30 Committee Session VI

6:30 – 8:30 Dinner Break

8:30 – 11:30 Delegate Dance

Sunday, January 25

9.30 – 11.30am Committee Session VII

12.00 – 1.00pm Closing Ceremony


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UConn Model United Nations Conference 2014

This conference will be held November 7th-9th, 2014.  The fee is $__.  Find the conference’s website here.


Council on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ)
Topic A: Fraudulent Medicine
Topic B: Prison Reform

Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)
Topic A: Victim Blaming
Topic B: Poverty of Single Mothers

Counter Terrorism (CTC)
Topic A: Cyber Terrorism
Topic B:The Use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles as a Counter Terrorism Method

Disarmament and International Security (DISEC)
Topic A: Ownership of Antarctica
Topic B: Prevention of Armament of the Seabed/Ocean Floor

Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN)
Topic A: Micro-finance in the Overdeveloped and Underdeveloped World
Topic B: Global Illicit Money Laundering

General Assembly (GA)
Topic A: Water Scarcity in Africa
Topic B: Population Control

Human Rights Council (HRC)
Topic A: Chinese Human Right Violations Against Tibet
Topic B: Ethnic Conflict in Central African Republic

International Law Commission (ILC)
Topic A: International Law of the Sea (Fish and Trade)
Topic B: Embassy Safety and Security

Security Council (UNSC)
Topic A: Escalating Violence in the Sahara, Specifically Mali
Topic B: Economic Strife in the South China Sea

Special Political and Decolonization Committee (SPECPOL)
Topic A: The Exploitation of Migrant Workers in Arab Countries
Topic B: Resolving the Civil War Protests Taking Place in Ukraine (Historical Committee)

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Topic A: Hydraulic Fracturing
Topic B: Carbon Emissions: Manufacturing

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Topic A: Protecting Cultural Heritage Sites in War Zones
Topic B: The Effects of Economic Sanctions on the Education and Scientific Progress of Nations

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)
Topic A: Child Labor in the Technology Industry
Topic B: Implementation of Foster Care Systems

World Health Organization (WHO)
Topic A: Global Use of Vaccines
Topic B: Mental Health in Relation to Trauma and Violence

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Topic A: Digital Piracy
Topic B: Counterfeit Clothing

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Fairfield Model United Nations Conference 2014

It looks like FMUN will be held on Friday, November 14, 2014.  The fee is $__.  Find the website for the conference here.


  • The Arab Spring Uprising
  • The UNEP, Climate Change, and Environmental Policy
  • The Invasion of Crimea from the Perspective of the EU
  •  International Terrorism in the 21st Century
  •  Sex Trafficking in India

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FMUN Country Assignments

FMun is this Friday!A reminder about assignments:

In the EU…
France- Emma A. and Sage
Netherlands- Seth A. and Matt W.
Romania- Brian and Troy

On the Committee on the Status of Women…
Argentina- Mary Grace and Emma H.
Belarus- Emily L. and Jill
Finland- Kevin and Stephanie
Philippines- Tiffany and Erin

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Fall Conferences Names & Responsibilities Roundup

FairField Permission Slips needed from: Emma A, Saige A, Seth A, Emily L, Matt W, Brian B, and Erin B. 

UCMUN Permission slips needed from: Michael B, John M, Ryan G, Patrick H.  see photo for payments…

New UCNMUN assignments: 

Also: October the 27th is CogMUN! email Tyler or me your position paper BEFORE THE DATE PLEASE! See you there with lots of food!




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Fall Research

Here are the country assignments for UcMun…

A few quick tips for you UcMun and CogMun (October 27th!) research: Discover your allies through looking at current trade partner, past events, and treaties your country has and hasn’t signed. And remember that your country’s official position is often different than what it actually does!

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UCONN deposit is $50 out of $190.00 total per person.
BC deposit is $50 out of $250-300 total per person.
BU deposit is $50 out of $230-246 total per person.
Fairfield deposit is $15 out of $30 total per person – underclassmen this is a great starter conference!
All these deposits are due NEXT MEETING. Checks should be made out to the Coginchaug Activity Fund. And no, I have no idea what Ms. Z will do to you if you bring it in late. So don’t :o)

For next meeting: brainstorm t shirt ideas and parli pro demo about fundraising

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UCONN Research

Post pertinent research for Syria or Cote d’Ivoire to share with others.


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