One of her notable students was a future-Admiral named Preston Cole. When Cole was 14 years old he submitted a paper to Miss Alexander entitled "The Viability of Extended Colonization." The teacher gave him a "B" overall; "B" on his thesis, and "C" for his conclusions, stating that the paper contained too much speculation. Ironically, Cole's words were practically prophetic in predicting the coming strife of the Insurrection which would soon engulf humanity.
- Halo: Evolutions - Essential Tales of the Halo Universe
- The Impossible Life and the Possible Death of Preston J. Cole (First appearance)
- ↑ Halo: Evolutions, The Impossible Life and the Possible Death of Preston J. Cole, page 417