ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2020
United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship. In the three months the application was open in 2020, 15,159 young leaders applied to join the Class of 2020 on 1,458 campuses across 135 nations. 80 campuses worldwide (just 6%) were selected to host the 1,000+ Millennium Fellows. The Class of 2020 is bold, innovative, and inclusive.
UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT DAVID LOGAN DORRILL, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
Georgia Institute of Technology | Georgia, United States | Advancing SDG 11 & UNAI 9
" I am excited to be a part of the Millennium Fellowship because it will provide me the opportunities to connect with a passionate and diverse group of scholars. The work that drives me, improving infrastructure and reducing inequalities, has many facets and can not be done alone. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Atlanta Transit Desert Project
A transit desert is a location that has unreliable public transportation for the people that live there. For instance, if a person lives miles away from the nearest train station/bus stop and are unable to get to work reliably, they live in a transit desert. The reason that this is important is because people that live in these deserts are unable to get a job that they can reliably travel to, and thus they can miss considerable needed income to live. A goal that this project hopes to achieve is to measure the quality of transit access in and around the city of Atlanta and find a way to deliver this information to public officials and the people of Atlanta.