ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2018

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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. 


UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT KELSEY TAECKENS, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2018.

Northeastern University l Massachusetts, USA l Advancing SDG 16 and UNAI 7

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“I am incredibly excited to be a Millennium Fellow and join together with other students around the world in learning how best to create a more just and sustainable future.”

Millennium Fellowship Project

The Northeastern University Refugee Empowerment and Awareness Campus Task Force (REACT) was founded two years ago to bring together students interested in helping refugees, both in the Boston area and globally, in a variety of ways including volunteer service, speaker and art events to raise awareness, and fundraising efforts. 

About the Millennium Fellow

Kelsey is a senior at Northeastern University studying International Affairs with a minor in Economics. She is the President of NU Refugee Empowerment and Awareness Campus Task Force, a group which engages with campus and local communities to raise awareness of and assistance for refugees around the world. Kelsey has been focused on similar work throughout her college career, and brought her work with REACT to the Clinton Global Initiative University Conference in 2017.

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