Lily Lopate


Lily Lopate is pursuing a master’s degree at Columbia Journalism School. A native New Yorker, she received a bachelor’s degree in English and Philosophy from Bryn Mawr College and also studied at St. Andrews University in Scotland. Prior to journalism, she worked at HarperCollins Publishers and Finn Public Relations. Her work has appeared in the anthology Every Father's Daughter (McPherson & Co), People Magazine, HoneySuckle Magazine, Medium and Mr. Beller's Neighborhood. She’s most interested in cultural hubs and the characters inside them, and you can find her covering arts, culture, food, metro, business and community issues. Connect with Lily Lopate via Twitter: @Lily Lopate or lel2165@columbia.edu