inclusion

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Show your pride during National Coming Out Week
Type: News Story
Check out the events Temple’s Office of Institutional Diversity, Equity, Advocacy and Leadership (IDEAL) is hosting for National Coming Out Week.
September 26, 2022
Temple University was the only school in Philadelphia to be recognized with the HEED Award.
HEED Award celebrates Temple University’s commitment to diversity and inclusion
Type: News Story
Temple University earns the prestigious HEED award, which recognizes its commitment to diversity and inclusion
September 12, 2022
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Tennis superstar Serena Williams calls it a career. Why does this feel different from other athletes retiring?
Type: News Story
Assistant Professor Elizabeth Taylor weighs in on Serena Williams’ decision to move on from tennis.
August 31, 2022
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Why are shows with queer female characters being canceled? A Temple professor explains
Type: News Story
Klein Associate Professor Adrienne Shaw discusses LGBTQIA+ representation in the media amid recent cancellations.
August 23, 2022
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Let’s talk about sex: Temple launches first-of-its-kind undergraduate sexuality education class
Type: News Story
A sexuality education course for undergraduate students is now available at Temple, a first for Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies programs.
August 18, 2022
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Temple alumna joins the most diverse Rome Prize cohort yet
Type: News Story
Alumna Monica Rhodes is among the most diverse group of Rome Prize winners in the American Academy in Rome’s history.
July 21, 2022
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What to read, listen to and watch to learn more about AAPI communities
Type: News Story
Associate Professor of Political Science Sean Yom recommends AAPI-themed media that sheds light on the AAPI experience.
May 24, 2022
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New General Education course to focus on AAPI identity and experiences
Type: News Story
A new General Education course starting in spring 2023 in the College of Liberal Arts will concentrate on AAPI studies.
May 24, 2022
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Temple’s LGBTQIA+ seniors celebrated at Lavender Graduation
Type: News Story
Lavender Graduation celebrated LGBTQIA+ students in Temple’s Class of 2022.
May 10, 2022
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Meet 5 Temple professors who teach and research gender, sexuality and women’s studies
Type: News Story
Here are five professors at Temple who teach courses and conduct research on gender, sexuality and women’s studies.
April 20, 2022
How would a paid maternity leave policy benefit families?
Type: News Story
A paid family leave policy would benefit not just birthing mothers and their children, but fathers and adoptive parents.
March 22, 2022
Image of professor of sculpture at Tyler School of Art Karyn Olivier.
Karyn Olivier reveals Black history through her art
Type: News Story
The Temple University professor reflects on a career of examining and celebrating Black history through her work.
March 17, 2022
Arthur Johnson pictured with President Wingard, holding Johnson's replica Temple jersey.
Want Black coaches? Get more Black managers
Type: News Story
President Wingard discusses how diverse representation in coaching requires diverse representation in leadership.
February 15, 2022
Temple University professor Linda Earle
Striving for diversity, equity and inclusion in the arts
Type: News Story
Linda Earle, professor of practice in fine arts management, explains how institutions and artists are pushing for cultural equity.
February 14, 2022
Roger Ideishi standing in the middle of a museum exhibit
The art of inclusion
Type: News Story
Roger Ideishi travels across the U.S. to help ensure that people with disabilities have equal access to cultural experiences.
February 28, 2019
Titus Knox outside of Morgan Hall.
A mission of inclusion
Type: News Story
Meet one of the students who advocated to make gender-inclusive housing an option at Temple.
February 15, 2017
Several students sitting together in a residence hall room.
Temple offers gender-inclusive housing option
Type: News Story
Gender-inclusive housing options will allow students to share a suite or apartment regardless of gender identity, biological sex or sexual orientation.
February 10, 2017
Roger Ideishi smiling and sitting in a chair.
Inclusive arts, inclusive communities
Type: News Story
Roger Ideishi of Temple’s College of Public Health is helping arts organizations rethink inclusion. Some of his recent work occurred in Flint, Michigan.
December 2, 2016
Thomas Edwards standing in front of a chalkboard with his arms crossed.
Supporting autism in the workplace
Type: News Story
Engineering professor explores with his students how to best manage individuals on the autism spectrum in the workplace.
November 30, 2016
Mark Salzer standing in front of rowhomes.
Supporting inclusion and success for all faculty
Type: News Story
Temple’s Mark Salzer researched how aware faculty with mental health issues are of the accommodations and support systems available at their institutions.
October 27, 2016
Renee Kirby sitting at a large table smiling.
Access and success for all
Type: News Story
Renee Kirby is honored for her relentless dedication to disability inclusion at Temple.
October 3, 2016