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Encouraging Diversity in Psychology

October 2014 Student Notebook Announcements Student Research. Are you in the initial development stages of your research? Apply for the APS Student Research Grant Competition. Applications are due by November […] More>


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Using Positive Psychology to Survive and Thrive in Grad School

Principles of positive psychology can help graduate students manage stress. ... More>


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Student Events at the 2014 APS Convention

The APS Student Caucus (APSSC) hosted a number of exciting events at the APS Annual Convention in San Francisco. Students enjoyed complimentary food and drinks at the APSSC Convention Kickoff […] More>


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The Importance of Divergent Thinking for Research in Graduate School and Beyond

As undergraduates, we are generally encouraged to practice concrete thought. Our goal is to find the “right” answers. However, when we make the transition to graduate school we find that the relationship between students and professors becomes bidirectional. ... More>


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Collecting Data in the Field

Collecting data in a lab is a useful skill to develop as a graduate student; however, scientists in more applied areas of psychology find it necessary to conduct research that has real-life application. ... More>