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Student Notebook

Grad School Abroad

Studying in another country during graduate school offers many great opportunities for personal and professional growth, but it also entails challenges. ... More>

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Building Educational Bridges

Researchers and educators are finding ways to better link undergraduate instruction with empirically tested learning principles. ... More>

Observer Article

Birthplace of a Journal

The first issues of APS’s flagship journal were edited at a fitting location — the historic Cambridge, Massachusetts, home of the father of American psychology, William James. ... More>

Observer Article

Building a Better Student Body

SAT scores and grade point averages hold disproportionate weight in college admissions processes, says APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Neal Schmitt. The Michigan State University scientist is investigating noncognitive measures that he believes will better predict students’ chances of success in higher education. ... More>