Archive for 2003

Letter/Observer Forum

Grading the Graders

Roddy Roediger’s point that what works for one student may not work for others is important [Observer, August 2003]. I remind faculty who are concerned about some low ratings or […]... More>

Observer Article

New Psychological Science Associate Editor Wendi L. Gardner

Wendi Gardner, associate professor of psychology at Northwestern University, joins the ranks at Psychological Science as associate editor. Regarding her experiences with the flagship APS journal, Gardner stated, “Psychological Science […]... More>

Department Profile

Macalester College

Macalester College is a private undergraduate liberal arts college that emphasizes academic excellence in the context of internationalism, multiculturalism, and a commitment to service and civic engagement. It has always […]... More>

Student Notebook

Cracking the Code of Research Experience

Let me tell you something about being a dual major in psychology and writing: it does not instill in anyone with whom you discuss the matter – say, for example, […]... More>

Observer Article

Mind in a Bind: Treisman Shows How We Bind Images and Why We Often Don’t

If during Anne Treisman’s William James Award address your attention was on the rusty Powerpoint projector, or the lady in the front wearing a lavender belt around the waist of […]... More>