Staff & Faculty

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Experts tally unprecedented appearances in ‘New York Times’
More than ever, Temple faculty members are being quoted in the pages of ‘The New York Times’ on issues ranging from the election of President Donald Trump to the mysteries of the teen brain.
February 15, 2017
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Immigration order: Temple experts weigh in
Temple experts provide insight into the ongoing developments and debate around President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration.
February 14, 2017
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Research uses texting to continue pre-K lessons at home
Temple’s College of Education is working on a project that sends lessons home for students in the form of text messages.
February 8, 2017
Marvin DeBose looking out over a neighborhood in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Resident director shares his story in 'Philadelphia Inquirer'
Marvin DeBose shared the story of a transformative trip to South Africa in the newspaper’s Black History Month series.
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Professor to lead $4M grant to help at-risk college students
The U.S. Department of Education grant will support seniors facing financial burdens so they can complete their degrees.
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Professor wins award for research on fantasy sports
Drayer sought to find out why 60 million Americans play daily fantasy sports when the chance of winning is so small.
A woman with a guitar in a hospital room
The healing power of music
Music therapy has been shown to have a beneficial effect on anxiety, fatigue and pain in people with cancer.
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Wilkerson talks School Reform Commission appointment
As chair of the Philadelphia School Reform Commission, Joyce Wilkerson will help improve educational outcomes for local students.
 Lori Pompa talking to two men.
Inside-Out founder earns lifetime achievement award
Lori Pompa, founder of the Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program, won a Lifetime Achievement Award for Teaching from the American Society of Criminology.
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Owls mentor, lead during Philadelphia Startup Weekend
Philadelphia’s recent Startup Weekend included several Temple Owls, who joined the event as coaches, mentors, judges and entrepreneurs.
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Inclusive arts, inclusive communities
Roger Ideishi of Temple’s College of Public Health is helping arts organizations rethink inclusion. Some of his recent work occurred in Flint, Michigan.
Thomas Edwards standing in front of a chalkboard with his arms crossed.
Supporting autism in the workplace
Engineering professor explores with his students how to best manage individuals on the autism spectrum in the workplace.
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Epps joins first 'Philadelphia Inquirer' Business Hall of Fame class
Temple Provost and Executive Vice President JoAnne A. Epps is among local leaders honored with the first 'Philadelphia Inquirer' Industry Icon Awards.