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Student Notebook

The Many Varieties of Mentors

It is hard to express the importance of the mentor–mentee relationship in a brief article. In my experience, this relationship is one of the most valuable in a graduate student’s […]... More>

The Needless Complexity of Academic Writing

Student Notebook

Grad School Off-Campus

A student makes practical suggestions for students conducting research as part of an online academic program. ... More>

Observer Article

Much Ado About Titles

Shakespeare, Hemingway, and even the Rolling Stones have inspired some memorable titles for studies published in APS's flagship journal. You can't always get what you want, but you'll enjoy this list of titles from the annals of Psychological Science. ... More>

Observer Article

Rotten Reviews Redux

"Boring as hell" said a reviewer in rejecting a paper by APS Fellow Terrie E. Moffitt. Moffitt, APS Board Member Thomas H. Carr, and APS Fellow Carol Dwyer join a collection of leading scientists sharing their most stinging rejections from journal editors. ... More>