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APS Fellow James Jackson Appointed to National Science Board

President Barack Obama has appointed James Jackson, an APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow, to the National Science Board. ... More>


Blacks in Prison: Perception and Punishment

Everyone has heard the statistics on the incarceration of Black Americans, but they bear repeating. Blacks make up nearly 40 percent of the inmates in the nation’s prisons, although they […]... More>


Ignoring an Inequality Culprit: Single-Parent Families


Observer Article

Step Up to the Mic

APS Fellow Elizabeth T. Gershoff offers suggestions for taking psychological research out of academic obscurity and into the court of public opinion. ... 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>