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The latest news and events of interest to division members, feminists, psychologists and researchers.

Featured News and Events

Div. 35 shares updates relevant to division and APA members, as well as those studying the psychology of women and gender.
The division also supports a variety of events that bring together feminist psychologists and leaders. Many of the division’s events are also focused on nurturing the next generation of women in psychology by facilitating networking and learning opportunities for early career psychologists and students.

In Memory of Jean Lau Chin

Jean Lau Chin It is with a heavy heart that Div. 35 relays the passing of Jean Lau Chin, EdD, from complications related to COVID-19. Jean, a former Div. 35 president and leader throughout APA, lost her valiant fight on May 13, 2020, and we share in the immense loss of an extraordinary leader, mentor and friend to many of us. May we continue to spread her legacy onward. Please join us in sending supportive thoughts and prayers for Jean’s family by visiting her memorial page.

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Past Presidents Luncheon

Past presidents have their annual luncheon with the current president and president-elect at APA's convention in Chicago, August 2019.
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128th APA Annual Convention
Aug. 6-9, 2020
Washington, D.C.

Raising Strong Girls Podcast

The Div. 35 Adolescent Girls Committee offers a series of free audio podcasts researched and recorded by noted psychologists on various topics related to adolescent girls.

Research on Household Chores

Experts discuss research and theories about adolescents, teenage girls and household chores.

Social Rejection and Adolescent Girls: Part One

Psychologists discuss social rejection from multiple perspectives, including those of young adult authors and parents.

Social Rejection and Adolescent Girls: Part Two

A teen guest comments on some of the research and theories about girls and social exclusion in middle and high school.

Raising Girls with Strong Character

This podcast episode provides tips and advice on raising moral daughters with strong character.

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