Jieun Kim and Maggie McGehee awarded Best Student Presentation Award

Ph.D. student Jieun Kim and M.A. student Maggie McGehee won the award for Best Student Presentation at the East Coast Organization of Language Testers 2023 Conference.

Their presentation, “Streamlining a reading placement test: Insights from factor analysis and Rasch modeling”, drew on data from the ELI Placement Test and began in SLS 671 Research in Language Testing.

Ph.D. student from the Linguistics department, Anu Reddy also contributed to the research.