14 More students get internships
Overall, the imbalance between applicants and internship
positions showed improvement this year.
18 Innovative student journal debuts
The first issue of a new APA/APAGS publication
digs into the science of sleep problems.
24 Join the team
Interdisciplinary research is hot — is it the right
choice for you?
28 Dispelling myths about students
Perceptions of students with disabilities are often
inaccurate, including views of their capabilities, what
they need to succeed, how they should be treated, and
even what types of disabilities they have.
32 Se solicita: Psicologós que hablen Español
(Wanted: Spanish-speaking psychologists)
With the number of Spanish-speaking clients on the rise, the
demand for culturally competent psychologists to serve this
population has never been higher. A handful of psychology
programs are working to meet that training need.
4 Chair’s Corner
6 Six Ways APAGS is
Working for You
8 Bulletin Board
22 Research Roundup
48 Matters to a Degree
16 STUDENT SELFIE
Meet Iowa State University
counseling student Jeritt R. Tucker
students have gone back to school
later in life, often after succeeding
in other careers. Here’s a look at the
challenges they face, the goals that
drive them and the benefits they bring
to psychology programs.
Cover photo by Rod Searcey