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Remembrance

Remembering Nicki R. Crick

APS Fellow Nicki R. Crick passed away at the age of 54 after a brief but courageous battle with cancer. Crick was a Distinguished McKnight University Professor and Irving B. Harris Professor of Child Psychology at the Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota. ... More>


Remembrance

Remembering George A. Miller

Colleagues recall more than seven stories about the life and science of eminent cognitive psychologist George A. Miller, author of the famous paper β€œThe Magical Number Seven, Plus or Minus Two.” ... More>


Remembering the Father of Cognitive Psychology

Ira Hyman and colleagues recollect Ulric Neisser, a pioneer in relating thought and behavior. ... More>


Remembering William P. Banks

William P. Banks is remembered as a great mentor and scientist. ... More>


Remembering David E. Rumelhart (1942-2011)

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Throughout the active period of his career, Rumelhart was remarkable for his intensity, not only in science but also in sports like ping-pong and volleyball. As the remembrances below attest, many people continue to be inspired by his example of what can be accomplished in life β€” even one cut tragically short β€” by never holding back. ... More>