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Testing the theories and therapy.

Several of the articles in this issue are based on presentations from the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society for Computers in Psychology (SCiP). The conference was held in Long Beach, California, on November 20, 2014, and included talks, posters, and symposia on topics as diverse as network science, computational linguistics, online learning, data mining, and intelligent tutoring systems.

The keynote address, titled “Towards Collaborative Learning at Scale,” was given by Marti Hearst from the School of Information at the University of California, Berkeley. Kay Livesay hosted a special presidential symposium, “Foundations of Social Cognition and Culture,” which included talks by Henrike Moll of the University of Southern California and Greg Bryant of the University of California, Los Angeles.

Erica Snow from Arizona State University won the John Castellan Award for Best Student Paper for her presentation “Does Agency Matter? Path Analysis Within a Game-Based System,” with co-authors Laura Allen, Matt Jacovina, and Danielle McNamara.