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.
"To be a Millennium Fellow is to promote peace and support prosperity within communities. I aspire to continually lead with the United Nations' legacy of exceptional and diverse passion, dedication, and intellect towards fostering impactful and sustainable changes worldwide."
Millennium Fellowship Project
The Campus Global Theme Initiative is part of a campus-wide commitment to provide every UC Davis student with a global education. Through the project, the team will launch a biennial program to engage the UC Davis community (students, faculty, staff and community partners) in creating a year of transdisciplinary projects, events, and performances that address a theme related to an SDG. From August to November 2018, the team wishes to initiate the effort by publicizing our initiative, inviting event/activity proposals for the 2019-2020 academic year, and creating a mini-grants program to support proposed programming. They will measure their impact by the number of project proposals they receive from student organizations and other units across campus. The Campus Global Theme Initiative plans to receive at least 60 proposals, representing every school and college, that reflect the campus’ diversity.
About the Millennium Fellow
Romae-Anne Aquino is an upcoming fourth-year student with majors in International Relations, Political Science, and Spanish and a minor in Human Rights at the University of California, Davis. Her drive to empower others has consistently guided her ambitions and continues to fuel her with the passion necessary to presently impact communities as well as in her future work as a Foreign Service Officer under the U.S. Department of State. Romae is more than ready to provide her persistent commitment to success in order to promote equity, opportunity, and peace.