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 530 Millennium Fellows in the global pilot this year.
The Class of 2018 is bold, innovative, and inclusive. Millennium Fellows' Projects are projected to positively impact the lives of over 310,000 people worldwide this year.
“I believe that if we have the knowledge that the world is suffering in many ways and also we have the possibility to do something about it, its our responsibility to try our best to make a positive change. I am extremely excited to be a Millennium Fellow because I think its an opportunity in which I can learn more so that I can be a more prepare person for being able to keep working in the change that the world desperately needs.”
Millennium Fellowship Project
The Green Change project seeks to enhance the lives of both the ecosystem and the population by integrating of all of the people in the school area of the city to be benefited. The project is about making a big movement of planting a considerable amount of trees in places that have a lack of them. Their goal is to plant between 2000-5000 trees in the period August-November.
About the Millennium Fellow
Isabel Bolaños Garza is a Psychology student from the Universidad de Monterrey. Since she was a little kid, she has always loved to play instruments like the piano and play sports. She considers herself a person who likes to read, learn new things, and listen and understand different perspectives. She believes that she has experiences that put others out of their comfort zone and she likes to be in contact with nature. She is a person that has a drive to keep growing to be a better person and she tries to help other as much as she can.
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