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 XINYI (RENEE) HU, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2018.
University of California, Davis | California, United States | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 4
" I am excited and grateful to be a Millennium Fellow because this process inspires us to tackle difficult but rewarding projects that will teach us about success, failure, and the process of innovating with resilience. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Global Education For All/Campus Global Theme Initiative
We launched a campus-wide, solutions-focused, biennial theme program involving students,faculty, staff and community partners teaching and learning about SDGs, with the first cycle called “Food for Thought: Feeding Ourselves. Feeding the Planet”
About the Millennium Fellow
Renee Hu, a senior at UC Davis, loves Geology and German. After graduating, she hopes to work towards sustainable solutions against global warming and environmental hazards. Renee draws experience from leading Davis Personal Growth Club’s student-led positive life skills workshops and her time as a student research assistant at the UCD Peter A. Rock Thermochemistry Laboratory. This year, she joins the UCD Center for Leadership Learning as a Peer Leader to coach other students in leadership. Renee currently interns at Asians in Energy, a startup dedicated to increasing awareness of energy issues.