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 MELISSA WEBBER, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2018.
Moravian College | Pennsylvania, United States | Advancing SDG 1 & UNAI 9
" I am extremely excited to start my journey as a Millennium Fellow alongside other great leaders around my campus. I believe that our various disciplines and strengths will allow us to reach a broad range of people and make a positive impact on their lives. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: The 1742 Model: A Comprehensive Program for Education and Action on The Sustainable Development Goals in the Lehigh Valley
Our team created educational events about the reality of homelessness in our community. The fellowship conducted research through surveys to better understand the types of services would better fit the needs of the community.
About the Millennium Fellow
My name is Melissa Webber and I am a senior Business Management major with a Marketing Track at Moravian College, while pursuing a Spanish and Photography minor. I am captain of the Moravian Women's Lacrosse Team and I coach girls' lacrosse at the youth and high school levels. I am also very involved in my local animal shelter, by photographing, exercising, and raising funds for the animals in need. I am very passionate about influencing positive change in the world around me, and am very fortunate to have been selected to be a Millennium Fellow.