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Albert Bandura to Receive National Medal of Science

APS Fellow Albert Bandura has been awarded the National Medal of Science for his groundbreaking work on learning, education, and childhood development. ... More>


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APS Recognizes Students for Research on Underrepresented Groups

Since 1999, APS has been recognizing excellent student research related to socially and economically underrepresented groups through the RISE Research Award. Students submitting poster research on such groups are eligible […]... More>


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2016 APS Mentor Awards

APS Past President Henry L. “Roddy” Roediger, III, once convinced a graduate student to don a gorilla suit to get a leading scientist’s attention. APS Past President Susan T. Fiske nudged a student to explore such intimidating subjects as magnet physics and electrophysiology. These unusual guiding gestures have earned Fiske and Roediger, along with APS Fellows Richard N. Aslin and Yaacov Trope, the 2016 APS Mentor Award. ... More>


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Maier Receives Grawemeyer Award for Work on Resiliency

APS Fellow Steven Maier has been named the recipient of the 2016 Grawemeyer Award for Psychology for his work on resilience to trauma. ... More>


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Rajaram, Weber Among APS Fellows Elected to Society of Experimental Psychologists

APS Board Member Suparna Rajaram of Stony Brook University and APS Past Board Member Elke U. Weber of Columbia University are among eight psychological scientists recently elected to the Society of Experimental Psychologists (SEP). ... More>