Community Engagement

A child plays outside at Temple’s Earth Fest.
Temple brings ‘Urban Thinkscape’ to Philadelphia
The engaged learning activities in public spaces will be a fun and engaging way to introduce math and literacy content to kids and their parents.
February 2, 2016
Student volunteers clean pews inside the Berean church.
Temple celebrates MLK Day of Service
Students, faculty and administrators join the North Philadelphia community to honor King's legacy.
January 18, 2016
Two men sitting in front of a new colorful mural in North Philadelphia.
Temple sponsors North Philadelphia community park and mural
The university joined residents and students to create a park and mural for the community to enjoy.
January 7, 2016
Toys the Temple community collected for underserved children.
Temple gives back
Opportunities abound for the Temple community to give back during the holidays and beyond.
Temple field researchers canvassing a North Philadelphia neighborhood.
Temple conducts community health assessment
Initiative conducts health surveys and connects community members with Temples' health programs.
Temple volunteers working in a community garden on Global Day of Service.
Owls unite in service
More than 450 Owls volunteered at 33 Global Day of Service events in three countries, 10 states and 17 cities.
Temple President Neil D. Theobald tours the clinic with physical therapy students and CPH Dean Laura Siminoff
College of Public Health opens free clinic in North Philadelphia
Doctor of Physical Therapy students commit to addressing a critical health care gap in the community.
Temple volunteers framing a house on Global Day of Service.
Share your pride: Volunteer for Temple’s Global Day of Service
Give back to the community and show Temple pride on Global Day of Service.
Temple Ambler students, faculty create pop-up park
A brand-new park is about to take shape in the heart of Doylestown, thanks to a collaboration between faculty and students in Temple’s Department of Landscape Architecture and Horticulture and community volunteers.
Dental School offers free exams to nearby residents
As a part of a new initiative, Temple’s Kornberg School of Dentistry will offer free dental exams to uninsured residents in the 19140 ZIP code from Sept. 14 through March 2016.
Camera atop Morgan Hall offers 6ABC a new view
6ABC has another eye in the sky thanks to a collaboration with Temple University to install a high-definition camera on top of the 27-story Mitchell and Hilarie Morgan Hall.
Project HOME resident finishes bicycle race
With support from Campus Safety Services at Temple, Amber Sagar, a Project HOME resident, celebrated her birthday with a fine showing in the annual Irish Pub Children’s Foundation Tour de Shore Philadelphia to Atlantic City bicycle race.
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.