Home Authors Posts by Ethan Brown

Ethan Brown

Ethan Brown
102 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
Ethan Brown '21 served as The Flat Hat's 110th Editor-in-Chief. Before serving as EIC, Ethan previously was Managing Editor and an Opinions Editor. Beyond The Flat Hat, Ethan is an economics and government double major from Manassas, VA who enjoys long-distance running, European politics, and listening to podcasts.

Recent articles

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...

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...

Changes to quarantine, testing procedures cause confusion among students

At the start of the fall semester, the College of William and Mary was sitting at under a dozen positives on its nearly fully-vaccinated...

College should bring back swim test, provide instruction to students who require it

Content warning: this article addresses issues originating from racism As a campus lifeguard, one of my job responsibilities is to administer Campus Recreation’s swim test...

Class of ’24 finally experiences convocation despite consistent weather postponements

It was almost time for me to leave the building. “Hey everyone, let’s take photos before we head out.” I heard someone say. I...