Alexandra (she/her) is a PhD student in the Department of History and is completing the Graduate Certificate in Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies. She received both her BA (Major: History; Minors: Political Science and Women & Gender Studies) and her MA (Contemporary International History) from the University of Toronto. Her research interests include twentieth-century U.S. foreign relations, international history and the intersections of class, gender, race and religion in the culture of the Cold War.