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Student Notebook

Teaching in Graduate School: Another Avenue for Research

In a recent Student Notebook article, Simpson and Varga (2011) stated, “As graduate students, we are indoctrinated to value those three little words: research, teaching, and service”. Wouldn’t it be great if you could combine two of those areas in a “two birds, one stone” kind of way? Actually, you can! Research and teaching don’t have to be compartmentalized — they can be two sides of the same coin.... More>


Eastern Psychological Association 2012 Meeting

The Eastern Psychological Association 2012 Meeting will be held March 1-4 at the Westin Convention Center in Pittsburgh, PA. For more information visit: http://www.easternpsychological.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=1... More>


Observer Article

Serving Humanity: Saths Cooper on the 30th International Congress of Psychology

The International Congress of Psychology (ICP) is a meeting held every four years to bring together psychological scientists from around the globe. The 30th ICP will be held July 22-27, 2012 in Cape Town, South Africa. Saths Cooper, President of the upcoming ICP, took a few minutes to tell the Observer about the theme of the meeting and what participants can look forward to. ... More>


Travel Grant to South Africa for the 30th International Congress of Psychology

The APA-USNC International Travel and Mentoring Program for US scholars announces a call for applications to attend the 30th International Congress of Psychology held in Cape Town, South Africa from July 22-27,  2012. ... More>