How I Balanced My MUN Career with ADHD

by Alexandros Economou on January 31, 2018

How I Balanced My MUN Career With ADHD

Participating in Model UN requires a lot of focus and multitasking: both actions that are hard to accomplish for people with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, commonly known as ADHD. When I first joined Model UN, […]

Extended Deadline for Diplomacy Fellowship

by Katrina Stevenson on January 23, 2018

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We are happy to announce that Best Delegate will be extending the deadline for the paid summer fellowships until Friday, January 26!  Spend the summer traveling with Best Delegate teaching Model UN to eager middle school […]

Building Team Unity

by Priyan Selvakumar on January 22, 2018

Make sure that your team members care about each other and lend each other support.

When  delegates on both the high school and college circuits are asked their favorite aspect of Model UN, many will point to their teammates. Several MUN teams consider themselves a family- a perspective which is […]

One Day Left to Apply for Best Delegate’s Summer Fellowships

by Katrina Stevenson on January 21, 2018

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  There’s only one day left to apply for Best Delegate’s paid summer fellowships! Tomorrow, January 22 at 11:59PM EST, is the final day to apply for the three positions: The Diplomacy Fellowship is a paid eight-week summer […]

10 Things Delegates Do at their First MUN Conference

by Christian Ventura on January 18, 2018

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We’ve all been there: the first MUN conference. For a select few delegates, this conference goes surprisingly well—they get superlatives, commendations, and even awards. For most delegates, their first conference is a chance to grow and experience the […]

Mastering Note Passing in Model UN

by Dhruva Nistane on January 17, 2018

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Communication is at the heart of Model UN. Without communication, there is no way to share ideas, explain viewpoints, and form blocs. While a great deal of communication occurs during speeches in moderated caucuses and […]

SIMUN XVI Recap

by Alexandros Economou on January 16, 2018

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Written by Adam Himes, Secretary General of SIMUN XVI. Congratulations to all who have won awards, and the Saint Ignatius Model UN Team for a successful conference. The first weekend of November is always a […]

Five Reasons You Should Apply for the 2018 Diplomacy Fellowship!

by Katrina Stevenson on January 15, 2018

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Best Delegate is currently looking for Diplomacy Fellows to teach students this summer at the 2018 Model United Nations Institute (MUNI). Diplomacy Fellows serve a paid position throughout the summer traveling with Best Delegate staff and teaching Model […]

Don’t Forget to Apply for the 2018 Diplomacy Fellowship

by Katrina Stevenson on January 11, 2018

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Spend the summer doing what you love most – Model United Nations! Best Delegate is searching for top university students to serve as Diplomacy Fellows, English Exchange Fellows, and Residential Counselors this summer at the […]