Observer Article

April 2013 Rising Stars

The future looks bright for the field of psychological science. The Observer presents the 2013 class of movers and shakers who are propelling science into new directions. This is the first of a multi-part series, so you can look forward to more stars. ... More>


Observer Article

True Grit

Getting to that finish line takes stamina and determination. Researchers are working to identify how gritty individuals get things done. ... More>


Presidential Column

The Psychology Department

Psychology departments and land-grant institutions are equipped to face myriad challenges in a changing educational landscape. ... More>


Observer Article

Reflecting on a Lifetime of Achievement

As part of its 25th anniversary, APS honors distinguished scientists who have transformed the field of psychological science over the past quarter century. In this issue, we celebrate the careers of Judy S. DeLoache, Bruce S. McEwen, and Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi. ... More>


Observer Article

Psychological Memory Science and Legal Reforms

The prevalence of wrongful convictions because of faulty eyewitness testimony is becoming clear thanks to some high-profile cases involving exoneration by DNA. ... More>