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Alexandra Overvelde

She / Her
Graduate Student

Western University

Alexandra is a first year Master’s student in Geography at Western University. She has an undergraduate honours degree in Health Studies with a minor in Life Sciences from Queen’s University. Her research interests include food geography and health geography. Alexandra’s thesis will contribute to the Food Retail Environment Study for Health and Economic Resiliency (FRESHER), examining the health effects of the pandemic on people working in the food hospitality and food retail industries.


  1. 2021

    BA(Hons), Health Studies

    Queen's University


  • 2021
    Joseph Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship-Master’s
    Social Science and Humanities Research Council