Baby, you’re so “money” [MUN-E] and you don’t even know it!!

Posted by on Jul 31, 2012 in Blog, Friends of MUN-E, MUN-E, Social Skills | 7,547 comments

For those of you with a penchant for oldies but goodies, if you haven’t seen the classic movie Swingers, you’re missing out on the ironic quotes that metaphorically describe the type of Teflon Smooth delegate that MUN-E can sculpt. If you’ve met the executive board of my former club, you might recognize some of these “money!” delegates:  But without further ado, here’s two youtube clips that are straight from Jon Favreau‘s first major script and acting role. Vince...

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Special MUN Topic: It’s more than serious in Syria!

Posted by on Jul 26, 2012 in Current Events, MUN Debate Topics | 2,300 comments

Special MUN Topic:  It’s more than serious in Syria!

The situation in Syria is deteriorating more and more every day. A civil war for control of the Syrian government has continued now for 16 months with no sign of relief any time soon. With a daily death rate approximately 10 times that of the war in Afghanistan many observers feel that intervention is long overdue. Attempts have been made by the United Nations to mitigate the chaos and bloodshed present in Syria but these efforts have had little impact on the current state of the conflict. Kofi Anan, former...

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Model UN Education & Social Prowess

Posted by on Jul 25, 2012 in Blog, Featured, ModelUN, MUN, MUN-E, Updates | 4,694 comments

Model UN Education & Social Prowess

The book is loaded with information that comes from the new practice of Social Intelligence Download the Introduction: MUN-E Intro Then tell us what you think.   But if it’s just too darn good, BUY IT...

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The Axis of Excellence!

Posted by on Jun 27, 2012 in Blog, Lessons, Social Skills | 6,510 comments

On a day of pure inspiration, we came up with this beautiful three dimensional relationship! We call it:  Yes… THIS IS THE MAIN IDEA!!!  IT’S SOCIAL INTELLIGENCE!!  (Sometimes called “Human Engineering.”) The Success Spectrum is the fountain from which all GAVELS spring. Use the brief descriptions above as an introduction to the raw power of Social Intelligence in the Model UNiverse. Please note that our axes are defined by “Social Intelligence” and “Academic Intelligence.” Let’s...

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Skills for Changing the World

Posted by on Jun 27, 2012 in Blog, Featured, Lessons, Our Website, Social Skills | 7,257 comments

Skills for Changing the World

  We wrote this for you. To make you better at interviews, debating with your teachers, talking with your friends, approaching the principal, and even chatting with people that you might want to get to know a little better… *hint *hint. Our social world is growing and expanding beyond national borders and we will have to start working collaboratively in our everyday lives. There are very few places that you can learn how to do these things… But we’ve put all of that information in ONE...

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