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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>


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Tipping the Scale: Strategies for Research Productivity in Grad School

Most graduate students have productive days and less than productive days, but students can take steps toward tipping the scale toward productivity. ... More>


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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>