The First Simulation

During the weekend from Saturday, November 18th to Sunday, 19th, the delegates of the 2018 Tübingen delegation experienced their first UN simulation. And even though it was being held in private, with only the Tübingen delegates and our instructors present, it was still equal parts overwhelming and enlightening. Shy, wide-eyed, and unsure about what to … More The First Simulation

The Tübingen Delegates for NMUN 2018 are selected

We are delighted to announce that Tübingen´s 2018 delegation to the National Model United Nations has been formed. The upcoming March, we will be honored to represent the Kingdom of Bahrain in New York. Our delegation consists of students from a variety of disciplines, adding different fields of expertise and skills. We are convinced that … More The Tübingen Delegates for NMUN 2018 are selected

New Delegates Wanted!

Ever wondered what the work of the UN looks like? How the resolutions you might have heard about came to pass? What diplomats do when they meet in New York every year? Become part of the Tübingen NMUN delegation and participate in one of the biggest UN simulations worldwide. We start preparations in October and … More New Delegates Wanted!

TMUN 2017

Last Friday, February 3rd, the Tuebingen Model United Nations took place. Students from Hohenheim and Heidelberg attend our UN Simulation. After a great opening and welcoming speech from Prof. Dr. Thomas Diez, director of the Institute of Political Science, the Simulation started. The preliminary agenda included the following three topics: The Role of the Private Sector … More TMUN 2017

NMUN Speech Training by Cevey Consulting

Agenda setting speeches, substantive statements, asserting oneself in negotiations and arguing for policy… NMUN challenges its participants in many ways, but it is plain to see that the biggest challenge is oratory. Therefore, Tübingen’s 2017 NMUN Delegation was grateful to attend a speech training session by Dr. Marco Behrmann of Cevey Consulting. After a short … More NMUN Speech Training by Cevey Consulting

Our Delegation at the Hohenheim Castle MUN 2017

What can the world do more about renewable and sustainable energy? Delegates from three universities: Hohenheim, Heidelberg and Tübingen met last Saturday to discuss about it. Hosted in the beautiful Hohenheim castle, this year the Hohenheim Castle Model United Nations began with the preliminary agenda considering three topics: Promoting Access to Renewable and Sustainable Energy … More Our Delegation at the Hohenheim Castle MUN 2017

Expert Talk with Athena Peralta

For the Tübingen delegation, perfect-timing means between the two deadlines for landmark documents and position papers, there was an expert talk. The expert was Ms. Athena Peralta, former Senior Economic Development Specialist at the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) of the Philippines. She came to Tübingen and shared with us her insider’s perspectives. During … More Expert Talk with Athena Peralta

The Stress Simulation

The first meeting of the Tübingen delegation in December welcomed some special guests: last-year delegates. Not only did they come to share experience, but also to challenge the 2017 delegation with a unique-but-necessary mission: dealing with unexpected and sensitive situations. This challenge, called ‘stress simulation’, improved the delegates’ understanding of the complexities of working in … More The Stress Simulation