Community Engagement

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.
November 18, 2015
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.
November 11, 2015
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.
October 30, 2015
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.
Law alumnus advises on Philly's tax issue
Montgomery Wilson, LAW '99, '01, a consumer attorney, advises on Philadelphia's tax delinquency issue on
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.
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