Graduate Students

Jayde Homer

Jayde is a first year graduate student from Phoenix, New York. She is currently exploring influences on adults’ spelling and will be focusing on children’s spelling and reading throughout her time in the lab.

Ruth Caputo

Graduate Student

Ruth has an MS from Boston University in Speech Language Pathology and is pursuing her Phd in psychology in the Reading & Language Lab. 


Molly Farry-Thorn

Graduate Student

In my current research, I am investigating what children know about reading and storybooks before they know how to read. I am also interested in when and how young children talk about letters and spelling with their parents.