Student Success

Journalism graduate lands dream job in NYC
In this Hire an Owl update, Lindsey Murray, SMC ’15, shares her experiences working at ‘Health’ magazine in New York City since receiving her degree in May.
July 30, 2015
Fox alumna shares triumphant story at TEDx
Entrepreneur Yasmine Mustafa, FOX '07, shared her personal story of perseverance at TEDxPhiladelphia.
July 23, 2015
Program helps students with disabilities find jobs
Temple’s Office of Disability Resources and Services has launched Career Gateway, a new program at Temple geared toward helping students and recent graduates with disabilities gain employment.
June 25, 2015
Temple's ProRanger program leads to full-time jobs
Five years since the ProRanger program was established, students continue to obtain paid summer internships that lead to full-time positions as park rangers.
Hire an Owl campaign highlights student achievement
Touting students as the university’s greatest asset, Temple's new Hire an Owl marketing campaign appeals directly to potential employers.
Tyler student’s jewelry designs appear in 'Vogue'
Sara Gallo, an MFA student in the Tyler School of Art, designs jewelry that has landed in the March and April 2015 issues of 'Vogue' magazine.
Met fellowship exposes Tyler student to new possibilities
Through a one-year fellowship, Tyler School of Art doctoral student Agnes Szymanska is engaging in research and curation at Manhattan’s world-renowned Metropolitan Museum of Art.
PECO scholarships help STEM students achieve success
On April 15, PECO awarded scholarships to 14 Temple students studying STEM-related disciplines this year. The individual grants are presented to students who demonstrate a high degree of academic achievement and potential.
Meet the 2015 graduates
In the weeks leading up to Temple's 128th annual Commencement exercises, Temple Today has been profiling select degree candidates from across the university and featuring their stories on the Temple website. View a complete list of the 2015 Commencement profiles.
Diamond Awards honor exceptional undergraduates
Temple University’s Office of Student Affairs presented its annual Diamond Awards to 24 graduating students last month.
'My next stop is...'
No matter what their next stops may be, members of Temple University's Class of 2015 are on-the-go and conquering the world. Watch the video to find out where these Owls are headed following Commencement.
Blindness not a barrier for sports broadcasters
Nick Gomberg and Matt Wallace, Class of 2015, share the same major and the same disability. Proving that blindness is not a barrier to success, they hosted a long-running TUTV sports talk show throughout their undergraduate careers and will celebrate together at Temple's 2015 Commencement.
Next Stop: AIG, Manhattan
Alexandra Forcucci, a Temple gymnast, will take her routine to AIG’s global headquarters as a commercial property underwriting analyst upon receiving her degree in Spanish and Risk Management and Insurance.