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Student Events at the 2014 APS Annual Convention

Several events at the 2014 APS Annual Convention will focus on the needs of student scientists. ... More>


What’s a GPA? When College Campus Is a Strange Land

My grandfather entered the Pennsylvania coal mines as a child, and was out of work much of his adult life. Neither he nor my grandmother got much in the way […]... More>


Observation

Academic Admissions Researcher Schmitt to Receive 2014 James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award

APS Fellow Neal Schmitt will receive a 2014 James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award at the 2014 APS Annual Convention. ... More>


Student Notebook

The Many Benefits of an APS Student Membership

APS Student Caucus President James J. Hodge writes about the possibilities for students getting involved with APSSC as well as the Caucus' plans for the future. ... More>


Observer Article

How to Make Online Learning Effective

Cognitive psychologist Janet Metcalfe and other scientists offer glimpses of online instructional strategies that yield the best outcomes. ... More>