ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2021
United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship. In 2021, over 25,000 young leaders on 2,000+ campuses across 153 nations applied to join the Class of 2021. 136 campuses worldwide (just 6%) were selected to host the 2,000+ Millennium Fellows. The Class of 2021 is bold, innovative, and inclusive.
UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT ARIANA SCOTT, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW AND CAMPUS DIRECTOR FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
Seton Hill University | Pennsylvania, United States | Advancing SDG 11 & UNAI 9
" Individuals can have a major impact on the world if they are guided by leadership and passion. With help from the Millennium Fellowship, our group will the necessary leadership skills and how to hone our passion to create sustainable cities. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: SHUstainable Human Settlements and Resources
SHUstainable Human Settlements and Resources (SHSR) is a group of students from various disciplines dedicated to researching, educating, and impacting their local community and interested in achieving Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) #11 Sustainable Cities. SHSR functions as a three-part project focusing on research, outreach, and cleanup. The first section consisted of students conducting research on the anthropogenic effects of the local city on our environment. Research focused on water, air, infrastructure, and other human-related environmental issues as well as the political and socio-economic effects of the issue. The team has conducts research on how cities impact our environment and the subsequent socio-cultural and political effects, and have moveed into phase two. Phase two consists of educating the local community as well as government officials with the hopes of making long-term changes that will produce more sustainable cities. The education process revolves around spreading information to local community groups, schools, and government. For part three, all students will lead a community cleanup that is open to all of Seton Hill University.
About the Millennium Fellow
Ariana Scott is senior political science and sociology student at Seton Hill University in Greensburg, PA, USA. Ari is passionate about how the individual can have an impact on the world around them through social and political actions. As a Pittsburgh native, much of her education focused on the region's role in the industrial revolution in the US. Through her project, she hopes to help the region become a forerunner in sustainability. After she graduates, Ari plans to earn a master's degree in international development and work in a field regarding human security.