Community Engagement

Students design Mars landers at summer camp
Approximately 50 Delaware Valley middle-school students put their science and engineering skills to the test during a summer science camp hosted by Temple’s College of Science and Technology.
July 23, 2015
Law alumnus advises on Philly's tax issue
Montgomery Wilson, LAW '99, '01, a consumer attorney, advises on Philadelphia's tax delinquency issue on philly.com.
July 9, 2015
Fox students lead the way in social entrepreneurship
The 10-10-10 Foundation, established out of the entrepreneurial marketing course at the Fox School of Business, has seen over 1,000 students raise more than $200,000 for charitable organizations in Philadelphia.
July 9, 2015
Lewis Katz to be inducted into NJ Hall of Fame
The late Lewis Katz, CST '63, business owner, philanthropist and longtime supporter of Temple University, is set to be inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame for 2015.
Temple Law student shares thoughts on human rights
In light of the Supreme Court's recent marriage equality ruling, Beasley School of Law student Aaron James Spencer, Class of 2016, writes about the nature of human rights in this op-ed for NewsWorks.org.
Medical students expose middle schoolers to health careers
Health Careers Day with Science in Philly Schools, a student organization at Temple University School of Medicine, exposes area middle school students to careers in the medical field.
Celebrating 10 years of steering children toward success
For the last 10 years, Jumpstart at Temple University, part of a national early education program for children who live in low-income communities, has helped children develop the literacy and social skills they need to enter kindergarten.
Temple student runs Broad Street for bigger purpose
Caitlin Kummeth, Class of 2015, a strategic communications major in the School of Media and Communication, is participating in the Broad Street Run on Sunday. Learn what inspires her to run.
Temple receives EPA grant to clean up industrial contamination
Funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to Temple University will help plan health, environmental and economic improvements in Philadelphia’s Kensington neighborhood. The $200,000 grant will target the cleanup and reuse of former industrial sites.
Temple runs Broad Street
On Sunday, May 3, more than 40,000 participants in the 36th annual Broad Street Run will pass through Temple's Main Campus.
Temple supports citywide pedestrian safety campaign
To raise awareness about pedestrian safety, the state Department of Transportation and Philadelphia officials last week launched a new campaign, with a press conference Thursday, April 9, on Temple's Main Campus.
IDEAL fosters diversity and inclusion among students
At Temple’s Office of Institutional Diversity, Equity, Advocacy and Leadership, Carmen Phelps advocates for and advises students who identify as a minority and works to form a community of students interested in fostering diversity at Temple.
Community kids learn music at Boyer
Temple's Community Music Scholars Program provides an affordable way for children in the community to learn music. Follow one student as he attends a Saturday-morning violin class.