Posted May 29, 2020

Proud moments in our LGBTQIA+ history

June is Pride month and to celebrate we are looking back at major moments in Philadelphia and Temple history. 

An illustration of landmarks in Philadelphia and on Temple's campus with rainbow colors.
See how steadfast Philadelphians and members of our dedicated Temple family fought for inclusion, equity and justice for the queer community. Illustration by: David Bonomo
Temple and Philadelphia:
Our Queer History
This story recognizes just a small selection of the moments in history we're proud of. Know an Owl in the LGBTQIA+ community making an impact? Share their stories with us at

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