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December 3, 2022




Dear Model United Nations Delegates:


We invite you to the Fall 2022 ChargerMUN high school conference: "Overcoming the Challenges that Confront the World Today." The conference will be held in-person (COVID-permitting) at the University of New Haven's West Haven campus on Saturday, December 3, 2022.


Feedback from previous participants has been overwhelmingly positive and we are excited to finally welcome you all back to have an in-person MUN conference.


As in the past, we expect participation from a number of high schools and over 100 delegates. Top performing school delegations will receive plaques and outstanding delegates will receive certificates.


ChargerMUN will run simulations of two United Nations' committees, including the Security Council and the World Health Organization Committee, and discuss a number of important global topics. Students will work in teams to create, discuss, debate, and negotiate solutions to a global problem. Experience and extensive preparation are not required as all participants will have access to a committee and topic background guide. Position papers are optional, though, those who submit a position paper could win a position paper award.


To Register please click here:


Registration will open on September 15, 2022 and is non-binding but will save your spot at ChargerMUN 2022. Early payment will give you priority for country selection. The registration and priority payment deadlines are on October 31, 2022.

If you have any questions or if you would like to set up a zoom meeting with ChargerMUN 2022 Secretary-General Lillian Newton, please email​​ Thank you and we look forward to hearing from you soon!


Lillian Newton

Secretary-General, ChargerMUN 2022

Joshua Cheatham

Deputy Secretary-General, ChargerMUN 2022

Dr. Chris Haynes

Associate Professor of Political Science,

University of New Haven

Director, UNH Model United Nations Program



Event Details

Date - Saturday, Dec 3, 2022

Time - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Location - University of New Haven, 300 Boston Post Road, West Haven, CT 06516


Visitor Parking

Maxcy Hall Parking Lot (enter through Boston Post Road Entrance) OR Library Parking Lot (enter through Campbell and Ruden Street Entrance)

Day of Contact Info - Dr. Chris Haynes, 949-375-3470


8;30 am to 9:30 am in Bartels Alumni Lounge

UNH Main Campus Map link: 


Dress Code: Formal Attire (strongly suggested)

Students should bring: computer (if possible), pen/pencils, paper

Background guides posted: Aug 15, 2022

Position Papers deadline: email to by Nov 12, 2022


Student fee: $30 (credit or debit card only, to pay by check, please email

Late Payment Student fee: $40 (credit or debit card only)

School Fee: No Fee

To Register and Pay for ChargerMUN, click: 



Contact Info

To inquire or for questions, please email:  

Lillian Newton -

Joshua Cheatham -

Chris Haynes -, 949-375-3470 (Day Of ONLY)

Conference Layout​

Committee 1: Security Council

Topic: Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict

     - Director:  Nicholas Thompson

     - Assistant Director: Hawa Kane

     - Chair: Sean MacDonald

Committee 2: World Health Organization

Topic: Improving Responses and Coordination in Addressing Mental Health

     - Director: Samuel Weinmann

     - Assistant Director: Kelsey Shabanowitz

     - Chair: Gleniece Thompson


Keynote Speaker

Olena Lennon, Ph.D., Practitioner in Residence, National Security, University of New Haven

Committee Materials & Links

ChargerMUN Position Papers


8:30-9:30 AM - Registration (Alumni Lounge Foyer)

9:30-9:50 AM - Opening Ceremonies (Alumni Lounge)

10-12:15 PM - SC Cmt. Session 1 (BSTC 202)

10-12:45 PM - WHO Cmt. Session 1 (Alumni Lounge)

12:15-1:15 PM - SC Lunch (included) (Marketplace)

12:45-1:45 PM - WHO Lunch (included) (Marketplace)

1:30-3:30 PM - SC Cmt. Session 2 (BSTC 202)

2-3:30 PM - WHO Cmt. Session 2 (Alumni Lounge)

3:30-3:45 PM - Voting Bloc & Committee Awards

4-5 PM - Closing Ceremonies (Alumni Lounge)

Conference Day Materials

Rules of Procedure <- Click Here

  • Motions and Explanations

Working Paper Template <- Click Here

  • How to Use:

    • File -> Make a Copy​

Campus Map& Conference Day Schedule


  • Clauses

  • Working Paper

  • Directives

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