Margo Milanowski

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Chicago, Illinois
Northwestern University
Food Trends, Sustainability, TikTok
  • Margo runs a joint food and drink based Instagram account centered on different dishes she makes or eats in Chicago, Illinois, with a friend who does the same in Boston, Massachusetts.
  • In her previous professional role at Popular Science, Margo had the opportunity to research and read a host of peer reviewed studies and talk to a myriad of expert sources.
  • At Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism, Media, and Integrated Marketing Communications, Margo wrote on a variety of subjects from sustainable lifestyle brands to personal recipe essays.


Margo Milanowski writes on food news with a personal goal of focusing on sustainability and environmental impact, while still hitting all the fun food trend pieces she can. Her previous experience includes writing for Popular Science, covering topics from eating food in space to sustainable Halloween candy swaps for their website and digital magazine. Margo has also contributed to Northwestern University's public radio station's news segment, covering stories like Chicago Restaurant Week, and to an online environmental publication called In Our Nature reporting on sustainable lifestyle and tackling local news and features.


Margo has a bachelor's degree from the Medill School of Journalism, Media, and Integrated Marketing Communications where she majored in journalism, received a certificate in marketing, and minored in environmental policy and culture.
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