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Books to Check Out: May/June 2014

To submit a new book, email apsobserver@psychologicalscience.org. Clueless: Coaching People Who Just Don’t Get It (2nd ed.) by Sandra Mashihi and Kenneth Nowack; Envisia Learning Inc., 2013. Coming to Our […]... More>


Observer Article

Calling for a Change in the STEM Climate

A popular introductory psychology class shows how students’ curiosity can identify real-world applications for psychological research findings. ... More>


Observer Article

Nakamura Heads Peer Review at NIH

As head of the NIH’s Center for Scientific Review, APS Fellow Richard K. Nakamura has set a goal of making science review a science itself. ... More>


Student Notebook

Seven Reasons to Pursue Advanced Quantitative Training

Forging a stronger psychological science requires improving the analytic tools of psychologists. ... More>


Student Notebook

On External Research Opportunities

Spending the summer months garnering external lab experience as an intern or research assistant can be a valuable undertaking for undergraduates in pursuit of graduate school admission. ... More>