Cover Story

Why Did You Study Psychology?

Why did psychology’s leading researchers take that first course? Was it the compelling advice of a master? Perhaps a sudden epiphany? There’s a story behind every good psychologist. A cross-section […]... More>


Student Notebook

Beyond the Classroom: Increasing Student Participation in Professional Organizations

Speaking in front of a group of strangers, many of whom are older and have a plethora of academic credentials, can certainly be a frightening and scary experience. For undergraduates […]... More>


Student Notebook

Psi Chi Reaches 75: The Youth Psychology Beacon Celebrates an Illuminated History

To celebrate its 75th anniversary, Psi Chi is sponsoring special activities at all the regional psychological association meetings including the APS Annual Convention. In addition to its symposia on graduate […]... More>


Observer Article

Reis Drives Current Directions

Harry T. Reis grew up smack in the middle of Manhattan. He even pursued his education there, finishing with a doctorate from New York University in 1975. But while many […]... More>


Observer Article

Federal Budget Pending

Behavioral Science at NIH: FY 2004 Appropriations Report Language The following report language appeared in Senate Report 108-81, which accompanied the Senate’s funding for the National Institute of Health in […]... More>