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Albert Bandura to Receive National Medal of Science

APS Fellow Albert Bandura has been awarded the National Medal of Science for his groundbreaking work on learning, education, and childhood development. ... More>


Seeing and Perceiving

Considered one of the world’s most influential cognitive psychologists, Anne Treisman developed a classic psychological model of human visual attention. The feature integration theory of attention proposes a two-stage model for […]... More>


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Anne Treisman Honored With National Medal of Science

APS William James Fellow and past APS Secretary Anne Treisman, professor of psychology at Princeton University, received the National Medal of Science award from President Barack Obama at The White House on February 1. ... More>


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Posner Receives National Medal of Science

Michael Posner received the United States’ highest scientific honor when he was awarded the National Medal of Science in an October 2009 White House ceremony. Posner, an APS Fellow, Charter […]... More>