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Observer Article

The Dos and Don’ts of Wikipedia Editing in the Undergraduate Psychology Classroom

For instructors, the APS Wikipedia Initiative provides a context for undergraduate students to write about psychological science for the widest possible readership. Psychological scientists Christina Shane-Simpson and Patricia J. Brooks provide tips for making Wikipedia assignments more manageable for teachers and more fruitful for students. ... More>


University of Missouri Launching Alcohol Research Internship Program

The University of Missouri’s (MU) Department of Psychological Science is recruiting its first class of undergraduate students for its federally funded Alcohol Research Training Summer School & Internship (MU–ARTSS) program. […]... More>


Student Notebook

Activate Active Learning

Take a moment to reflect on your educational experiences: How were you taught during your primary education years compared with your secondary education years and with your higher education experiences? […]... More>


Accreditation Summiteers in Agreement on Change

Participants in the 1992 Summit on Accreditation from psychology departments and from related disciplines were united on the critical need for urgent reform of the accreditation system in psychology. ... More>


Observer Article

Defending Rigorous Science Down Under

Under the leadership of such scientists as APS Fellows David Badcock and Barbara Gillam, a group known as the Psychological Foundation of Australia is promoting the use of psychological science to solve policy-making challenges faced by government, industry, and communities. ... More>