January 2012

Sonia Sanchez selected as Philadelphia first poet laureate
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter bestowed the honor of poet laureate, the city's first, on poet Sonia Sanchez, calling her the longtime conscience of the city. Sanchez, professor emerita at Temple,...
January 4, 2012
Cathy Fiorello awarded Specialty Board Certification in School Psychology
Dr. Cathy Fiorello was awarded Specialty Board Certification in School Psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology in December 2011. This board certification attests to an...
January 3, 2012
Barbara Wasik and Annamarie Hindman selected for i3 grant
Dr. Barbara Wasik and Dr. Annamarie Hindman were selected for i3 (Investing in Innovation) grant from U.S. Department of Education. With the private support in place, the i3 winners will begin...
January 3, 2012

December 2011

Student Petra Brayo wins award at URP Symposium
Petra Brayo, an URP student from the Biology Department, received the second place award and $300 at the Fall 2011 URP Symposium on Sept. 29, for her presentation “Role of Purα in Temodar Induced DNA...
December 13, 2011
Tarek Khader and Faith D'Amico win award at Mid-Atlantic Pharmacology Meeting
Temple student Tarek Khader with Colorado College student Faith D'Amico won a second place prize  of $150 for their poster presented at Thomas Jefferson University on Oct. 27 at the Mid-Atlantic...
December 13, 2011
Temple librarian Rebecca Traub wins "I Love my Librarian Award"
Rebecca Traub of Temple University Harrisburg was named as one of 10 librarians recognized for service to their communities, schools and campuses as winners of the Carnegie Corporation of New York/...
December 13, 2011
Student Lyndsay Jones recieves SNAP Scholarship Award
Lyndsay Jones, president of the Student Nurse Association at Temple, recieved the SNAP Scholarship Award from the South Central Organization of Nurse Leaders (SCONL). Lyndsay received this award at...
December 13, 2011

November 2011

Temple Physicists elected APS Fellows
Two physics faculty members, C. J. Martoff and Svetlana Kotochigova, have been elected Fellows of the American Physical Society (APS). Fellowship in APS is limited to no more than one half of one...
November 22, 2011
PA State Nurses Association Presents Frances Ward with Volunteer of the Year Award
The PA State Nurses Association (PSNA) presented the 2011 Volunteer of the Year Award to Frances Ward, PhD, RN, CRNP, Temple University. As a Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council (PHC4)...
November 21, 2011
Laurence Steinberg selected to present the 2011 Henry and Bryna David lecture
Laurence Steinberg, Distinguished University Professor and Laura H. Carnell Professor of Psychology at Temple, was selected by Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education of the National...
November 16, 2011