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 402 Millennium Fellows in the global pilot this year.
The Class of 2018 is bold, innovative, and inclusive. During the Millennium Fellowship, Millennium Fellows' dedicated 48,785 hours and their 214 unique projects positively impacted the lives of 393,449 people worldwide.
UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT JESSICA BUTTNER, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2018.
Moravian College | Pennsylvania, United States | Advancing SDG 2 & UNAI 9
" The opportunity of life is incredibly beautiful, and standing among a group of Millennium Fellows who share a commitment to actively improving the lives of others in their communities and the world at large, to me, is humbling and breathtaking at the same time. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: The 1742 Model: A Comprehensive Program for Education and Action on The Sustainable Development Goals in the Lehigh Valley
Creating an on-campus garden on a vacant lot to bolster experiential learning in the classroom and well as making a plan to keep it running after I graduate college. All produce from the garden will go to our on-campus food pantry to help combat food insecurity on our campus.
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About the Millennium Fellow
Jessica is a senior at Moravian College in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania studying Business Management and Sociology.
She believes in the power of education and community partnerships to achieve sustainable enhancements in the daily lives of others. She has a commitment to service and demonstrates passion for youth advocacy, low-income, housing and food insecurities. Jessica plans to pursue law school to become an advocate for those who do not have a voice in the criminal justice system, politics and courtrooms.