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Alexandra Byrne

Alexandra Byrne
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Alexandra Byrne ‘23 is a Chief Staff Writer for The Flat Hat. She is pursuing an International Relations major and a French and Francophone Studies minor. When not covering various events and breaking news, Byrne is a proud member of the International Justice Lab at the Global Research Institute. She is a big fan of art, tea, and fake plants because she can’t keep real ones alive.

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I have an eating disorder, and the new Marketplace is triggering

CW: Eating disorders Normal dining halls terrify me. The freedom of choice is overwhelming. Once, during my freshman year, I wandered through the labyrinth of...

City Council approves three-year moratorium on four-person dwellings application

Thursday, Aug. 12, Williamsburg City Council unanimously voted (5-0) in favor of a three-year moratorium on the city code that allows single-family unattached dwellings...

OAs are unpaid. It’s (well past) time to change that.

Orientation Aides provide essential labor to the College of William and Mary. We introduce students to campus, often for the first time. We train...

New student organization seeks to alleviate food insecurity on campus

Beginning this semester, the College of William and Mary’s Food Insecurity Committee will become an official student organization. The new group, which will likely...

Do student athletes come from more privileged backgrounds?: Athletes have higher hometown median household...

The college admissions process has come under increased scrutiny in recent years, particularly at elite universities where parents are ready to pay millions to...