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Coltrane sitting with his saxophone.
John Coltrane exhibit honors musical legacy
September 13, 2016
Philadelphia boasts a rich musical heritage. From emcees to rock icons, jazz musicians to...
Cey Adams talking to students.
Creative change for community development
September 1, 2016
What does it take to improve a community?“Creativity,” said Cey Adams, the founding creative...
The Pennsylvania Slave Trade historical marker at Penn’s Landing.
Historical marker recognizes slave trade
August 29, 2016
The Antebellum south wasn’t the only American territory with ties to the slave trade. Although...
the iron gate leading onto Temple's Main Campus and a red Temple "T" flag.
New guide connects neighbors with Temple facilities, resources and services
July 5, 2016
Temple University strives to live by the principles of founder Russell Conwell, whose famous “Acres...
A boy and girl student working at a computer.
Temple Tech for Philly helps break the digital divide
June 7, 2016
It’s third period, and the second-floor computer lab in North Philadelphia’s Duckrey Elementary...
An example of the baby box being distributed at Temple Hospital.
New initiative promotes safe newborn sleep
May 10, 2016
Brianna Devero thought she had two more weeks to prepare for the delivery of her baby boy. But, as...
Students listening to a woman from the Cecil B. Moore Freedom Fighters speak.
Arkansas students visit the Charles L. Blockson Afro-American Collection
April 6, 2016
This semester several students from Arkansas had an opportunity to learn about the fight for civil...
A mother holding a newborn baby girl.
Bouncing back after baby
March 30, 2016
A lot changed for Teeah Mccall after she gave birth to her daughter Kristina. Not only did she find...
Tables and chair arranged to look like a classroom in the reForm exhibit.
'reForm' exhibit at Tyler keeps local students connected
March 22, 2016
Leaving Fairhill Elementary was difficult for the hundreds of students who had to say goodbye to...
A student pointing to research published on her poster at the science fair.
Young scientists converge at the annual Carver Science Fair
March 9, 2016
Marawa Kamara, a 10th grade student at West Philadelphia’s KIPP DuBois Collegiate Academy, stood in...

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