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APS Fellows Recognized for Their Impact on Students, Community at Large

APS Fellows Randall Engle and Laurence Steinberg are recipients of the 2014 Elizabeth Hurlock Beckman Award for “inspiring a former student to make a difference in his or her community.” ... More>


APS Members Lord and Shadlen Elected to Institute of Medicine

Psychological scientists Catherine Lord and Michael N. Shadlen have been elected as members to the Institute of Medicine. ... More>


McClelland Receives Heineken Prize

APS Fellow James L. "Jay" McClelland has received the C.L. de Carvalho-Heineken Prize from Cognitive Science. ... More>

Psychological Scientists Awarded Nobel for Discovering Brain’s “GPS”

Three European psychological scientists will share the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their work discovering the brain’s “GPS system.” ... More>


Seligman Named Recipient of Inaugural TANG Prize

Martin E. P. Seligman, a founder of positive psychology, has been named the inaugural recipient of the TANG Prize for Achievements in Psychology. ... More>