ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2018
United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship. In the three months the application was open in 2018, students applied to join the Class of 2018 on 285 campuses across 57 nations. 30 campuses worldwide (just 11%) were selected to host the 530 Millennium Fellows in the global pilot this year.
The Class of 2018 is bold, innovative, and inclusive. Millennium Fellows' Projects are projected to positively impact the lives of over 310,000 people worldwide this year.
“The chance to have a community on campus that nurtures the ability for students to find the public purpose behind their discipline is inspiring."
Millennium Fellowship Project
Common Ground is an intercultural partnership between the Viveka Tribal Center for Learning in Karnataka, India and Herricks High School in NY, USA. The project focuses on building global citizenship and education.
Common Ground measurable goals:
Creation of 3 "day in the life" videos
A video chat facilitated interaction
Data and reflections to show the impact of intercultural communication
About the Millennium Fellow
Dustin Liu is a senior at Cornell University studying Industrial and Labor Relations with minors in Education, Leadership and Information Science. On campus, he is involved in shared governance as the Student Trustee on Cornell's Board of Trustees. He is passionate about building global citizens in the classroom. Ultimately, Dustin hopes to lead a school without borders.
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