College of Liberal Arts

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Temple thought leaders lend their voices to national conversation surrounding Roe v. Wade
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Temple faculty completed nearly 20 media interviews this week discussing the ramifications of overturning Roe v. Wade
May 4, 2022
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First Rome Entry Year Program students to graduate from Temple
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Commencement 2022 includes the first Rome Entry Year Program students graduating from Temple.
May 3, 2022
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Temple Made for … McKinsey
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Alvira Bonsu, Class of 2022, will work at McKinsey & Company to help make a positive social impact.
April 20, 2022
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Meet 5 Temple professors who teach and research gender, sexuality and women’s studies
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Here are five professors at Temple who teach courses and conduct research on gender, sexuality and women’s studies.
April 20, 2022
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Thriving alumni businesses succeeded after finding support at Temple
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Two successful alumni discuss the ways Temple supported their ventures.
March 25, 2022
How would a paid maternity leave policy benefit families?
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A paid family leave policy would benefit not just birthing mothers and their children, but fathers and adoptive parents.
March 22, 2022
Graphic illustrates how gun violence increased in Philadelphia during the pandemic.
Connecting the dots between gun violence and drug markets
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A new study offers insights into what drives gun violence around Philadelphia.
February 25, 2022
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The recently launched Sonkin-Weisman Scholars Program is a top College of Liberal Arts recruitment tool
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The four-year scholarship offers a suite of funded experiential learning experiences.
February 9, 2022
CLA alumnus and activist named a 2022 Marshall Scholar
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Osimiri Sprowal is one of only 41 students chosen for the scholarship this year.
January 28, 2022
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$1.3 million grant awarded for construction of Center for Anti-racism Research
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State Rep. Malcolm Kenyatta, KLN ’12, awards $1.3 million grant for the construction of the university’s new Center for Anti-racism Research.
January 26, 2022
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Temple PhD students receive prestigious F31 research grants
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Doctoral students begin their Ruth L. Kirschstein National Institutes of Health research fellowships.
January 10, 2022
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Honors Program appoints new leadership positions
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Amanda Neuber will become the new director of the Honors Program.
January 6, 2022
Gregory Urwin is shown taking part in the annual battlefield staff ride for Temples' Army ROTC program.
The battle of Yorktown: Historic victory or tragic memory?
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College Liberal Arts faculty member Gregory Urwin uncovers the true history behind the Battle of Yorktown.
January 3, 2022
The moon shining above the Bell Tower on Main Campus.
An in-depth look at the race to space
Type: News Story
Temple experts dive into the ramifications of the billionaire race to space.
December 16, 2021
Temple University professor Ifetayo Flannery
Meet Temple’s new associate professors in the Department of Africology and African American Studies
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Ifetayo Flannery, Kimani Nehusi, Reynaldo Anderson and Nah Dove bring their expertise to the Department of Africology and African American Studies.
December 14, 2021
Temple University alumnus and MacArthur 'genius grant' winner Ibram X. Kendi.
MacArthur ‘genius grant’ winner Ibram X. Kendi shares how his time at Temple helped shape him
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A conversation with the bestselling author of "How to Be an Antiracist."
December 14, 2021
Students participate in a candlelight vigil on Main Campus.
Temple remembers the lives of five Owls with a candlelight vigil
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Students Samuel Collington, Katherine Keleman, Matthew Melendez, James Peterman and April Rochester passed away during the semester.
December 8, 2021
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Childhood friends turned Temple alumni reunite at Dunbar
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Temple alumni Daniel Mina and Justin Hall have reunited as the principal and assistant principal at Paul L. Dunbar Elementary School.
November 15, 2021
Temple University professor Roselyn Hsueh
The Evergrande debt crisis, explained
Type: News Story
Political science professor Roselyn Hsueh discusses how the company’s financial problems could jeopardize the Chinese economy.
October 26, 2021
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New book ‘Temple Made: Profiles in Grit’ profiles 30 Temple University alumni
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Alumna Ronnyjane Goldsmith’s book follows the journey of 30 influential Temple alumni.
October 22, 2021
Cesali Morales, business manager at Norris Square Neighborhood Project, at Las Parcelas.
Philly Community Wireless offers internet for the community, by the community
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The group hopes to address inequalities in internet access that were highlighted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
October 7, 2021
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$5 million gift will support the liberal arts at Temple
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Anderson Hall to be renamed in honor of Leonard and Helena Mazur
October 6, 2021
Timothy Welbeck, head of Temple University's Center for Anti-racism Research.
Unravelling systemic oppression through scholarship, advocacy and education
Type: News Story
Timothy Welbeck’s vision for The Center for Anti-racism Research
October 5, 2021
A shot of Homecoming 2019.
After a year hiatus, Homecoming is set to return to universities this fall. Why did we miss it so much?
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Temple faculty members discuss why we missed Homecoming so much in 2020.
September 24, 2021
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Five unique ways to experience Philadelphia’s past
Type: News Story
One professor wants his students to think outside the box when learning about Philly history.
September 17, 2021

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