Alex is a doctoral student in the School Psychology program. He received a B.A. with Comprehensive Honors in Psychology from UW-Madison in 2020, where he worked with Judith Harackiewicz to study motivation and social-psychological educational interventions. Alex is advised by Dr. David Klingbeil and is interested in researching academic assessment and intervention practices, teachers’ use of data, and STEM promotion. In addition to assisting on two of Dr. Klingbeil’s projects, Alex is involved with the Rural Education Research and Implementation Center (RERIC).