Observer Article

Rockefeller Taps Rodin

Rodin Former president of the University of Pennsylvania and APS Fellow Judith Rodin has been named president of the Rockefeller Foundation, one of the world’s oldest and largest private philanthropies. […]... More>


Observer Article

Making a Connection

16th Annual Convention William James Fellow Award Address McClelland Attributes Learning, Memory, and Cognitive Development to a Strong Neuron Network James L. McClelland, Carnegie Mellon University, describes his distributed connectionist […]... More>


Observer Article

Diener Brings New ‘Perspectives’ to APS

APS Past President Ed Diener, founding editor of new APS journal Perspectives on Psychological Science, thinks the publication will instantly move to the top of researchers’ submission lists. Although he […]... More>


Teaching Tips

Teaching a Course You Feel Unprepared to Teach

Life in higher education is full of surprises. Like everyone else, sooner or later you will probably agree to teach a course you do not feel well prepared to teach. […]... More>