Amanda McConnon

Amanda McConnon

I'm a travel and copywriter.

A graduate of the MFA in writing program at NYU, I've worked writing travel pieces, feature articles, local and national news pieces, branded content for businesses, copy and literary interviews.

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Anti human trafficking header article
millennialmagazine.com

Betty Ann Boeving Fights Modern Day Slavery

With Superbowl 50 scheduled to take place in Santa Clara next February, many residents and businesses are gearing up for the event. But most aren’t aware of one frightening truth about the biggest game of the year: it’s also the largest event of the year for human trafficking.

Ghost fishing thumbnail article
millennialmagazine.com

Ghost fishing: when lost gear keeps fishing

Millennial Magazine digs into the ghost fishing epidemic, a hazard to our oceans where abandoned commercial fishing nets are killing sea life....

Brandon mcmillan cover article
millennialmagazine.com

"Lucky Dog" Host, Brandon McMillan, Is Dog's Best Friend

While his classmates were bringing in toys and stuffed animals for show and tell, Brandon McMillan was bringing in baby tigers. Learning from his uncle and his father, a Ringling Brothers animal trainer, he began handling wild animals at 5 years old. Becoming a trainer himself seemed like an obvious...

Vaccinating boy thumbnail article
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CDC Whistleblower Proves A Decade of Deceit Led to Autism

Millennial Magazine examines the CDC Whistleblower who admitted to altering evidence linking immunizations to autism....