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 SEAN THOMPSON, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2018.

Furman University l South Carolina, USA l Advancing SDG 3 and UNAI 3

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“I am doing this project because I am passionate about health education and love helping others. As a fellow, I know that I will be surrounded by a group of driven, passionate fellows that will help me learn new ways to support my community and grow my leadership skills and social impact experience.”

Millennium Fellowship Project

The Hallways to Health project aims to bring health education lessons into elementary schools. They are quick, interactive lessons that kids can do while eating lunch in the cafeteria or passing through the hallways on the way to class. With this project, Sean hopes to show children how to live a healthy life through increased health education and awareness.

About the Millennium Fellow

Sean Thompson is a senior at Furman University studying public health and Spanish. After college, she plans to get her MPH in public health nutrition. When she is not in school, she loves being outside, running, and spending time with friends.

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