Urban Apps & Maps Studio

Grant to educate youth in art of app making
Type: In the Media
November 29, 2012
Apps and maps studio will help underserved kids solve community problems
Type: News Story
The Knight Foundation is funding a program in Temple's Urban Apps and Maps Studios to promote digital civic engagement among young adults in Philadelphia's underserved communities. Over the next three summers, 300 high school and college-age students will learn the basics of digital design and business skills during a six-week program at the studios.
November 28, 2012
Phila. mayor celebrates Temple’s new apps and maps studio
Type: News Story
Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter visited Temple as part of the DESIGNweek Challenge, a four-day design contest organized by the university's new Urban Apps & Maps studio that brought together more than 125 area students to envision new products and services inspired by opportunities in North Philadelphia.
February 17, 2012