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Insecurity at the Borderline


Elite Colleges Don’t Buy Happiness for Graduates


Student Notebook

The Importance of Divergent Thinking for Research in Graduate School and Beyond

As undergraduates, we are generally encouraged to practice concrete thought. Our goal is to find the “right” answers. However, when we make the transition to graduate school we find that the relationship between students and professors becomes bidirectional. ... More>


Observer Article

Making the Most of Science, In and Out of the Classroom

A popular introductory psychology class shows how students’ curiosity can identify real-world applications for psychological research findings. ... More>


Observer Article

2014 APS Mentor Awards

Gilles O. Einstein, Megan R. Gunnar, Richard E. Nisbett, and Robert Rosenthal receive the 2014 APS Mentoring Award for lifetime achievement in shaping the future of science. ... More>