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 MATTHEW GEARY, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2018.
Moravian College | Pennsylvania, United States | Advancing SDG 2 & UNAI 9
" It's enlightening to be part of a community of likeminded individuals that are all contributing to the goal of bettering all lives on the planet, not the few. "
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.
About the Millennium Fellow
I'm a nursing major at Moravian College and also the United Student Government president. Growing up, I've always been drawn to the larger causes and enjoy fighting for the people who don't have access to the same resources as I do.