We’re happy to welcome to UWM our first cohort of WHSMUN Panthers Abroad Fellows for 2019!
Way to go, Klaudia, Luc, Morgan and Amaya! We can’t wait to support you in your journey at UWM and abroad.
***WHSMUN 2020: Thursday, March 19 – Friday, March 20***
Invitations to participate in the WHSMUN 2020 conference will be sent via e-mail the third week of September along with the registration materials. All of the registration materials and invitation to participate will also be available on-line.
WHSMUN is a two-day conference offering high school students a rewarding and challenging opportunity to learn about foreign policy and gain experience in the skills of international diplomacy through simulations of real-world issues impacting individuals, families, and communities in member-states being discussed at the United Nations.
If you are experienced or have never participated in Model UN before, there is a place for you at WHSMUN!
General Conference Information:
The WHSMUN 2019 Delegate Agenda is a great way to see a brief snapshot of the conference.
General Assembly(GA) Main Committee and Special Council Background Guides:
Background guides will give a brief overview of the issue and some guiding questions to consider. They are meant to be a starting place for delegates to begin their research but are by no means comprehensive and inclusive of all of the information on that particular issue. This allows for great research skill building as well as the flexibility for addressing each issue generally and then specifically as it pertains to the country the delegates are representing.
Position Papers: The deadline for GA, and UNEA position papers to be considered for an award is March 2, 2020. . Additionally to be considered for an award papers must be properly formatted as outlined in the below Position Paper Overview: Research and Writing Guide.
Please click on POSITION PAPERS to upload your papers. The username and password is being sent to your advisers.
Delegate Resources and Useful Tools:
- Position Paper Writing and Research Guide – Please reference this guide for the correct format for position papers to be considered for awards.
- Research Graphic Organizer
- Research Sources Guide
Resolution Writing Resources:
- Drafting a Resolution Guide
- Procedure for Passing and Amending a Resolution
- Examples of Phrases for Pre-ambulatory and Operative Clauses
Parliamentary Procedure Resources:
- WHSMUN Parliamentary Rules and Procedures – Updated 3/15/16
- WHSMUN Parliamentary Procedure Short Forms
If you are interested in the conference or have questions, please contact WHSMUN Coordinator, Dina Wolf, by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone: (414) 229-3312 (Direct Line) or WHSMUN 2020 Secretary-General, Aidan Blecke, at email@example.com.