New academic year, new delegation! We started our first session this week and are now expecting the applications of our potential new delegates that will be representing Namibia next year in New York. It is going to be a great challenge and a lot of fun. You still have the chance to apply until 10pm … More We are Back!
Finally, it was there – the moment (or rather the days) we had been waiting for. When we sat in the opening ceremony on Sunday, March 24th, overviewing a grand ballroom in which hundreds of people were chatting excitedly, we felt that this was what we had been preparing for since octobre. After the opening ceremony, … More The Grand Finale
Have you ever wondered how our NMUN-seminar works? How the simulation in New York will work? How we sound when we give a speech in front of other delegates, what challenges we face, or what we are looking forward to the most in the States? The answer to these questions and many more will be available soon … More NMUN 2018 meets Radio micro-Europa
From February 14th to 18th, part of our delegation went on a trip to Geneva. Geneva hosts the head quarters of many UN organizations and is home to many diplomats from around the globe. Travelling to Geneva was therefore particularly interesting for our preparation for NMUN, since we had the chance to visit some institutions … More Our Trip to Geneva
Last Friday, February 9th, the Tuebingen Model United Nations took place in the “Neue Aula” of the Eberhard Karls University. Much like the simulation at Hohenheim, our delegation was joined by students from Hohenheim and Heidelberg during our UN Simulation. After a great opening and welcoming speech from Prof. Dr. Thomas Diez, director of the Institute … More TMUN 2018
Being convincing is maybe the most important skill for a delegate to achieve. Oratory is a key factor in being successful during the negotiations and giving speeches, making statements and arguments. To help the Tübingen NMUN delegation 2018 in improving our body language, speech structure, and presentation skills, Dr. Marco Behrmann of Cevey Consulting visited … More Speech Training by Cevey Consulting
It had been quite a while since our delegates were able to practice negotiating and public speaking. So it was overdue that we participated in another Model United Nations Simulation, to keep these skills as sharp as possible. In this case, we attended the Hohenheim Castle MUN (HCMUN), which was hosted in the Hohenheim Castle … More The Hohenheim Castle MUN (HCMUN)
It has just been a few days since the new year started, but our delegates are as busy as ever. For example with explaining to reporters, and thus the readers, what we will do in New York and why we are so thrilled to be a part of this experience. This time, the delegate in … More Small-Town Cosmopolitan
As a delegate, you have a lot to do: you have to learn about how the UN (and especially your committee!) works, what the country you are going to represent has done in the past and plans to do in the future, and doing a lot of fundraising work. And even though this is all … More All I want for Christmas is… a Party!
“What are you doing this weekend?” No matter which one of our delegates you would have asked this question, the answer would have been the same. Writing a Position Paper. So while our friends and families enjoyed their weekend, did some Christmas Shopping, or simply stayed at home doing nothing, our delegates worked hard to … More Every Letter Counts