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Research Stands Trial

The Supreme Court recently ruled, by a 5-4 majority, that racial diversity is indeed a compelling interest of higher education. Justice Sandra Day O’Connor supported this conclusion, stating in her […]... More>


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Hollon Awarded for ‘Outstanding Article’

Steven D. Hollon, Vanderbilt University, received the George A. Miller Award for Outstanding Recent Article in General Psychology for his article, “Treatment and Prevention of Depression” which appeared in the […]... More>


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Psychologists in Non-Traditional Academic Departments

Shifting Focus: The Experience of a Traditional Academic in a Professional School By Larry E. Beutler I am a scientist-practitioner in the tradition of the Boulder Model. I have taught […]... More>


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Children in Poverty: Implications for Research, Public Policy

Approximately 20 percent of US children under the age of six live in poverty, the highest rate of all developed countries. What are the effects and outcomes of children who […]... More>


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NIDCD Supports Collaborative Efforts in Translational Research

It all started on a racquetball court around 1990. Stephen Camarata and Keith Nelson had come to Pennsylvania State University from two different worlds: Nelson a developmental psychologist, and Camarata […]... More>