Home Authors Posts by Matt Lowrie

Matt Lowrie

Matt Lowrie
11 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
Matt Lowrie '22 is The Flat Hat's inaugural Standards and Practices Editor under the new Office of the Ombudsman. As an independent section of the newspaper, the office works to oversee ethical and journalistic standards as well as fact-checking of articles. Additionally, it acts as a liaison between the general public and the paper should complaints arise. Formerly Data Associate Editor, his work focused on long-form and data-driven journalism, investigation and shorter blurbs online. Matt is pursuing a B.A. in Psychological Sciences and Economics. He enjoys photography, reading, Jeopardy, the Oxford comma and crosswords. Matt joined The Flat Hat in 2020. https://forms.gle/qJutsHgQiRmc5ZwGA

Recent articles

College efforts to be environmentally friendly fall flat as long as investments in fossil...

Compostable utensils and reusable water bottle filling stations make for pretty optics, but camouflage institutional responsibility.  We have been desensitized by the vocabulary of climate...

VA gubernatorial election mobilizes student voters

With Virginia’s gubernatorial elections under two weeks away, the College of William and Mary's campus has once again been abuzz with efforts to mobilize...

Hoot Upon The Gale: AMP, Asian Centennial host comedian Jenny Yang for Homecoming comedy...

Friday, Oct. 8, Taiwanese-American comedian Jenny Yang performed a stand-up set at the Commonwealth Auditorium in Sadler Center with Renee Ritchey ‘24 as the...

SA passes outreach act, funds pronoun pins

Tuesday, Oct. 26, the College of William and Mary’s 329th Student Assembly passed two bills focused around increasing outreach in SA and the availability...

FUSE internship funding saw decrease during COVID-19 pandemic

Though the premise of unpaid internships has been challenged in recent years, many students at the College of William and Mary continue to accept...