The Amplifier: Past Issues
- October 2012
In this issue: the potential danger of social media, an update on the internship situation, an interview with Jonah Lehrer, the evolution of communication technology and more.
- April 2012[PDF]
In this issue: proposed division name change, social media minefield and the effect of watching movies.
- April 2011[PDF]
In this issue: media addiction, an early media psychologist: Joseph Jastrow, hook-ups, the media watch committee.
- October 2010[PDF]
In this issue: case studies, information dissemination and humanitarian emergencies, fantasy sports, texting and movie bad boys.
- April 2010[PDF]
In this issue: pop psychology, what not to say to the media, March Madness, Healthy People 2020 goals, bylaws revision, exhibitionism and voyeurism.
- October 2009[PDF]
In this issue: psychology in Newsweek, celebrity scandals, and texting while driving.
- July 2009[PDF]
In this issue: the ethics of advertising by psychologists, online social networking sites in counseling, and sexting.
- October 2008[PDF]
In this issue: proposed division name change, the new book publishing environment, media interviews and talking to your kids about the financial crisis.
- July 2008[PDF]
In this issue: beyond video game violence, life as a video game producer, the other side of the Internet and creative writing.
- April 2008[PDF]
In this issue: positive psychology at the movies, cyberbullying, social media and relationships, and a review of In Treatment.