November 2012 | Vol. 10 No. 4

YOU the brand

COVER PACKAGE: You: The Brand

  • You: The Brand

    How grad students can effectively — and ethically — promote themselves, their work and the science of psychology.

Are you studying too much for the EPPP?

CAREER CENTER

Hot careers: Sport psychology

From Olympic champions to weekend warriors, athletes of all levels are hiring sport psychologists to give them a mental edge.

Are you studying too much for the EPPP?

Researchers found that more than 300 hours of study could be counterproductive.

Meet four psychology students who founded an organization to help themselves and fellow students become better teachers

CLASS ACT

Learning how to teach

The Psychology Educator Development Association runs workshops, hosts talks by veteran teachers and promotes peer mentoring.

Five bad reasons to go to psychology grad school — and a few good ones.

DEGREE IN SIGHT

Are you on the right path?

Psychologists, career advisors and students weigh in on the most misguided motivations for going to psychology graduate school.

First impressions count

Whether on a job interview or in a lab meeting, how you look and act can matter as much as your ideas.

The Internship Hunters

INTERNSHIP INSIDER

Meet the Internship Hunters

To bring attention to the internship imbalance problem and demystify the process, five students are documenting their journeys through video diaries.