Variability Newsletter

This newsletter of the Minority Fellowship Program (MFP) features the exciting work of MFP fellows and Training Advisory Committee members in the areas of research, policy, practice, administration and more. New fellows are introduced and major MFP programs, such as the Psychology Summer Institute, are highlighted. Look through our current and past issues to get a glimpse of the impact of our fellows across diverse areas:

  • Variability —  Summer 2018 (PDF, 1.24MB)
    Read about how MFP Fellows Thomas Parham, PhD, Candice Hargons, PhD, and Nellie Tran, PhD, embody the essence of leadership through serving students, communities, and psychology.
  • Variability — Summer 2017 (PDF, 1.85MB)
    Read about how MFP Fellow Angela Franklin, PhD, and APA President and former MFP Training Advisory Committee member Antonio Puente, PhD, advance diversity through important leadership roles. 
  • Variability — Summer 2016 (PDF, 3.3MB)
    Read about MFP Fellows Isiaah Crawford, PhD, and Ana Mari Cauce, PhD, who have been appointed to lead two the country’s foremost educational institutions. 
  • Variability — Summer 2015 (PDF, 327MB)
    Read about how MFP fellows Ana Mari Cauce, Jordan Lewis and Le Ondra Clark Harvey are serving their communities and other news about MFP fellows.

  • Variability — Summer 2014 (PDF, 5.3MB)
    Read about Hortensia Amaro and Laura Bava transcending the silos of health, Jordan Lewis and Glen Milstein enriching lives through community and Yuying Tsong and George Hu tackling family stressors. Also featured is a section that looks at fellows’ personal reflections and how they overcame challenges. Meet the 2014 MHSAS and 2013 Psychology Summer Institute fellows, and much more.

  • Variability — Summer 2013 (PDF, 459KB)
    Features MFP fellow U.S. Rep. Judy Chu's opinions on hazing in the military.

  • Variability — Summer 2012 (PDF, 3.5MB)
    Features MFP fellows who are advocating for change and impacting policy.

  • Variability — Summer 2011 (PDF, 6.5MB)
    Features MFP fellows who are forging new directions to reduce health disparities.

  • Variability — Summer 2010 (PDF, 1.9MB)
    Features MFP's very own Melba Vasquez who was elected the 2011 President of APA.

  • Variability — Summer 2009 (PDF, 2.0MB)
    Features MFP fellows who are making an impact in ethnic minority communities through their innovative programs.

  • Variability — Summer 2008 (PDF, 384KB)
    Features MFP fellows who are advancing as leaders in psychology.

  • Variability — Summer 2007 (PDF, 9.9MB)
    Features reflections from MFP fellows on the tragedy at Virginia Tech.

  • Variability — Summer 2006 (PDF, 1.7MB)
    Features an MFP fellow's response to the Hurricane Katrina disaster.