Maxwell alumna Phaedra Stewart ’91 finds it difficult to look at the world without seeing opportunities to connect with people, raise their spirits and empower them to make their lives better. A self-described serial entrepreneur (some might say a serial…
Newhouse students test new SAT
Newhouse students test new SATOctober 08, 2003Amy Schmitzaemehrin@syr.edu
Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications recently participated in the American Institute for Research’s (AIR) “SAT I Writing Validity Study.” The test, administered to 173 first-year college students, is investigating the predictive and incremental validity of the writing test that will be part of the new SAT I for high school students in 2005.
Fifteen schools and colleges nationwide took part in the study. The AIR will evaluate the test results in combination with student-reported high school GPAs to determine whether there is a correlation between freshman academic performance and standardized test scores.