Convention

The Social Powers of Primates

In his Bring the Family Address, biologist and primatologist Frans B. M. de Waal discussed an overlap among the politics, culture, and morality of humans and other primates. ... More>


The Road to Reproducibility

In a symposium chaired by APS Treasurer Roberta Klatzky, leaders in the area of reproducibility convened to review some of the steps currently being taken to shore up confidence in […]... More>


Why Diversity Should Matter to Psychological Science

APS Fellow Robert M. Sellers discussed the urgent need for increased diversity in psychological science and outlined concrete steps the field can take to achieve this goal. ... More>


The Use and Misuse of Science in the Justice System

In a cross-cutting theme program at the 2015 APS Annual Convention, leading scientists reviewed how psychological science is implemented -- for better or worse -- in the legal system. ... More>


How to Combat Inequality in the LGBT Community

Although mainstream support for LGBT individuals has been steadily growing, workplace discrimination — both explicit and implicit — still poses many challenges. APS Board Member Mikki Hebl (Rice University) argues […]... More>