Milan Polk - Emma Bowen and Democracy Fund Fellow

Milan Polk is an Emma Bowen and Democracy Fund Fellow at GroundTruth. She is a rising junior at Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism, with a minor in Gender Studies. She grew up in Maryland and has worked with publications in both the greater Chicago area and D.C., including her campus publication North By Northwestern and Green America. Her work as a journalist focuses on news and culture reporting, and she is dedicated to providing coverage of underrepresented groups and people.


Tips on how to report on a protest

October 2, 2018

How to keep your biases in check

September 20, 2018

What happens when local news disappears?

August 16, 2018

Six tips for breaking into podcasting

August 7, 2018

The fight for better pay in D.C.

July 13, 2018