January 2008 | Vol. 6 No. 1
COVER PACKAGE: Today's psychology graduate students
A class that’s more diverse than ever breaks new ground.
- A wealth of backgrounds
Who are today’s psychology students? We chat with three who represent some of the current trends.
- Getting what they need
Students with disabilities are overcoming barriers both physical and attitudinal.
- Multifaceted class, multiple paths
Psychology programs are attracting growing numbers of female, ethnic-minority, older and international students. What do these trends mean for students, faculty and the field?
- Why are you here?
Helping others is the goal of many psychology graduate students. How to do it, though, is the question.