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Crisis Academy by All-American Model United Nations

August 6 – August 12, 2023, hosted at Boston University
The Crisis Academy challenges students to be better students, delegates, and global citizens by analyzing rapidly unfolding international crisis situations.

About

The 10th Annual Crisis Academy

All-American Model UN has hosted the Crisis Academy at Boston University for ten years, equipping hundreds of students with the best Model UN crisis committee learning on the planet. The Crisis Academy focuses on developing critically essential skills needed to succeed in specialized agencies, courts and board, national cabinet simulations, and other crisis-style committees.

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Maximum Number of Students Seats Available

8:1

Maximum Student-to-Mentor Ratio

90%

Percentage of Summer Academy Alumni who Win Awards at Conferences

About Us

Mentors with over 50 years of combined Model UN experience

All-American Model UN has been working with high school students since 2011. It all started with the first team of 12 students that All-American Model UN coached and traveled with to Asia’s largest Model UN conference in Beijing, China.

Through our Summer Academies, we bring our award-winning curriculum and training to student leaders looking to bring their Model UN skills to the next level.

The cornerstone of our approach lies with individual attention. Each day, we work with every student one-on-one to ensure maximum results.

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Our Approach

The All-American Model UN Difference

Individual Attention & Feedback

Every student who attends an All-American Model UN Academy receives one-on-one feedback and coaching every day. All-American Model UN has the smallest student-to-staff ratio for Model UN summer programs. Students complete our Academies equipped with tools, tactics, and strategies that are guaranteed to improve performance.

Leadership Development

Most of our students either are in student leadership positions or assume leadership roles within a year of completing All-American Model UN Academies. Our programs stress four key components of leadership: emotional intelligence, pattern recognition, preparation, and advocacy.

Proven Track Record

All-American Model UN has been coaching students since 2011. Our teams have won Best Delegation in 98% of the conferences we have participated in, with 90% of our students winning individual accolades. We have represented the US at conferences in Europe, Latin America, and Asia. Our US travel team is considered one of the country’s best teams. We practice what we teach.

I had never competed at high-level Model UN conferences and had little experience with crisis committees. With the coaching from All-American Model UN, I started attending 1000+ person conferences and winning awards consistently. 

Arjun Mishra, New York, 11th Grade

The Day to Day

Schedule and Curriculum

Sunday, August 6

10:00-2:00 Registration at 1019 Commonwealth Ave
2:00-3:00 Welcome and Academy Overview
3:00-6:00 Walking Tour of Boston
6:00-7:00 Dinner
11:00 Room Check and Lights Out

Monday, August 7

9:00-10:00 Breakfast
10:00-12:00
Crisis Mapping Workshop
12:00-1:00 Lunch Break
1:00-2:00 Impromptu Speaking Workshop
2:00-5:00 Committee Simulation
6:00-7:00 Dinner
7:00-10:00 Individual Feedback

Tuesday, August 8

9:00-10:00 Breakfast
10:00-12:00
Portfolio Powers and Crisis Notes
12:00-1:00 Lunch Break
1:00-2:00 Writing Directives
2:00-5:00 Committee Simulation
6:00-7:00 Dinner
7:00-10:00 Individual Feedback

Wednesday, August 9

9:00-10:00 Breakfast
10:00-12:00
Crisis Arc Design Workshop
12:00-1:00 Lunch Break
1:00-2:00 Committee Design Workshop
2:00-5:00 Committee Simulation
6:00-7:00 Dinner
7:00-10:00 Individual Feedback

Thursday, August 10

9:00-10:00 Breakfast
10:00-12:00 
Crisis Directing Workshop
12:00-1:00 Lunch Break
1:00-2:00 Shell Arcs Workshop
2:00-5:00 Committee Simulation
6:00-7:00 Dinner
7:00-10:00 Individual Feedback

Friday, August 11

9:00-10:00 Breakfast
10:00-12:00
Student Presentations
12:00-1:00 Lunch Break
1:00-5:00 Final Simulation
6:00-7:00 Dinner
7:00-10:00 Individual Feedback

August 12- Pickups and Departures

Details

How It Works

CRISIS ACADEMY by ALL-AMERICAN MODEL UN


LOCATION

Boston University
1019 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02151


DATES

August 6 – Aug 12, 2021


TUITION

$2,200- Early Registration (Until Jan 30)
$2,400- Regular Registration (Feb 1- March 15)
$2,500- Late Registration (After March 15)
Please get in touch with [email protected] for installment plans or financial assistance questions.


INCLUDES

  • Lodging in air-conditioned suite-style dorms (2 beds/room, 3 bedrooms/suite)
  • Breakfast and Dinner every day
  • All social and team activities, such as touring and photo-scavenger hunt
  • All program materials, including a copy of the All-American Model UN Training Manual and t-shirt
  • Mentorship, instruction, and Model UN coaching
  • All in-city transportation during Academy
  • Transportation to/from the airport, train station, or bus terminal
  • Medical and liability insurance

MUN with Us!

Enroll for the Crisis Academy Today!

Early Registration (Until Jan 30)- $2,200
Regular Registration (Feb 1- March 15)- $2,400
Late Registration (After March 15)- $2,500

Registration is limited to the first 24 students who submit tuition. If you are interested in an installment plan or financial assistance, please email [email protected].

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