Board of Trustees

preschool students during a classroom lesson.
Trustees approve funding for studies related to new early childhood center
Type: News Story
College of Education Dean Gregory Anderson calls the planned center “an anchor for change in the heart of the community.”
October 11, 2017
A sketch of Lenfest Circle, which will be created at Temple University.
Lenfest Circle to be created at heart of Main Campus
Type: News Story
In honor of Trustee H. F. “Gerry” Lenfest, a newly landscaped circle will be created and installed at the base of the Bell Tower by fall 2017.
May 3, 2017
Remembering a longtime Owl, Janet Carruth
Type: Announcement
January 16, 2017
Steve Charles elected to Temple University’s Board of Trustees
Type: Announcement
Steve Charles, a 1980 graduate of the School of Media and Communication, has been elected to Temple University’s Board of Trustees.
December 12, 2016
President Richard M. Englert standing at a podium and talking.
Englert appointed Temple president
Type: News Story
On Tuesday, Oct. 11 the Board of Trustees appointed Richard M. Englert as president.
October 11, 2016
Michael Reed elected to Temple’s Board of Trustees
Type: Announcement
August 3, 2016
the iron gate leading onto Temple's Main Campus and a red Temple "T" flag.
A message from Temple's Board of Trustees
Type: News Story
Board Chair Patrick J. O’Connor’s note to the Temple community about Tuesday's board action.​
July 12, 2016
A “T” on the doors of Sullivan Hall.
Temple trustees approve appointments of JoAnne Epps and Cindy Leavitt
Type: News Story
In a unanimous vote, the Board of Trustees confirmed the appointments of Temple's new provost and CIO.
July 13, 2016
Students walking through Main Campus.
Temple announces tuition rates and enhancements
Type: News Story
A simplified tuition structure makes it easier for students to graduate on time and limit debt.
July 13, 2016
A woman in glasses and a black jacket standing before Philadelphia's skyline.
Temple nominates JoAnne Epps for university provost
Type: News Story
An influential leader and scholar, Epps would bring more than 30 years of experience as a Temple dean and faculty member to the university’s top academic officer role.​
July 5, 2016
Len Barrack smiling at an event on Temple’s Main Campus.
Leonard and Lynne Barrack donate $5 million to Temple University
Type: News Story
The gift will create the Barrack Scholars program within the Beasley School of Law.
June 2, 2016
Tamron Hall elected to Temple University Board of Trustees
Type: Announcement
MSNBC and Today Show anchor unanimously elected to Temple's Board of Trustees.
October 14, 2015
Tamron Hall delivers the news in MSNBC's ‘NewsNation’ studio
MSNBC anchor Tamron Hall nominated to Temple University’s Board of Trustees
Type: News Story
Tamron Hall, SMC ’92, anchor of MSNBC’s ‘NewsNation with Tamron Hall’ and co-host of the 9 a.m. hour of NBC’s ‘Today,’ has been nominated for Temple University’s Board of Trustees.
October 8, 2015
Drew Katz elected to Temple University Board of Trustees
Type: Announcement
Drew Katz, CEO of one of the nation’s premier outdoor advertising firms, on Tuesday was elected to fill the Temple University Board of Trustees seat left vacant by his father, longtime trustee and Temple benefactor Lewis Katz, CST ’63, who died May 31 in a plane crash.
October 15, 2014
Michael Gebhardt appointed interim university counsel and secretary
Type: News Story
Temple President Neil D. Theobald has announced the appointment of Michael B. Gebhardt as interim university counsel and secretary, effective immediately. Gebhardt, who previously served as deputy university counsel, is responsible for overseeing all of the legal affairs of Temple and its subsidiaries and for providing support to the university's Board of Trustees.
March 17, 2014
Five years later, Moulder Center’s growth exceeds expectations
Type: News Story
Started five years ago with the support of alumnus Lonnie Moulder and his wife, Sharon, the Moulder Center for Drug Discovery Research in the School of Pharmacy has grown to become the Greater Philadelphia region’s only fully integrated academic drug discovery center.
March 5, 2013
Three appointments made to Temple Board of Trustees
Type: News Story
Three trustees were appointed to the Temple University Board of Trustees at the most recent meeting in December.
January 22, 2013
New Temple residential building reaches top height
Type: News Story
Workers hoisted a final beam into place on the steel frame of Mitchell and Hilarie Morgan Hall Wednesday, topping out the residential complex and marking a new milestone in the transformation of the Philadelphia skyline along North Broad Street.
July 25, 2012
Temple to name signature residential hall for Mitchell and Hilarie Morgan
Type: News Story
Temple's newest residential complex will be named for Board of Trustees member Mitchell L. Morgan and his wife, Hilarie, to recognize a lifetime of support for the university.
May 30, 2012
Alter, Rudolph and Shah appointed to Temple Board of Trustees
Type: Announcement
Three new members have recently been added to the Temple University Board of Trustees: Dennis Alter, Edward Rudolph and Jay Shah. All three have degrees from the university.
March 13, 2012