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Celebrating 20 Years of Advancing Psychological Science

APS was founded in 1988 to advance scientific psychology. The vision of our founders was instrumental in making APS a success story and members have guided this effort with leadership, […] More>

The History of APS: A Timeline

In honor of the 20th Anniversary of APS, we have created a special area of the website devoted to celebrating the last 20 years of APS history. This section features an interactive timeline of APS history detailing the vision of our founders and the success story that is APS. ... More>

Observer Article

APS Born While Washington Was Busy with Other Matters

No disrespect for the importance of the event, but the slice of Washington concerned with science was engaged with other matters, bizarre and normal, when APS was born in 1988. […]... More>

Presidential Column

It Is the Best of Times, It Is (Not Quite) the Worst of Times

It was 1988 and I was starting my third year at Berkeley. One of my senior colleagues stopped by my office and dropped off a brochure describing the newly formed […]... More>

Observer Article

APS Leaders Are On Board with CAPS

Current and past officers of APS are talking the talk and walking the walk when it comes to APS’s Campaign for Advancing Psychological Science (CAPS). As citizens of psychological science […]... More>