Temple Veterans Association

A group of men and women standing in front of a box of turkeys around Thanksgiving at Temple.
A roundup of Temple events helping local families for Thanksgiving
Type: News Story
Temple University donates turkeys and holiday meals for families in need across North Philadelphia.
December 5, 2022
Laura Reddick hugging a woman.
Recognizing our women veterans
Type: News Story
Temple’s annual Women Veterans Forum creates a space for military women to be recognized and build community. Meet the senior public health major whose feels especially thankful the opportunities that spurred from the forum.
April 25, 2017
Temple Made Veterans Day special: Silas Adams
Type: News Story
The number of veterans at Temple has exploded in recent years. In honor of Military Appreciation Month, the Temple Made student profile series introduces you to Temple Veterans Association (TVA) President Silas Adams, an active duty Marine for eight years with two tours in both Iraq and Afghanistan. It's not easy reintegrating into a college setting after serving overseas.
November 8, 2013
New program helps veteran-students transition to Temple
Type: News Story
Incoming Temple students who have served or are currently serving in the U.S. Armed Forces joined President Neil D. Theobald at the first annual Veterans’ Welcome Program, held July 25 in the Howard Gittis Student Center.
August 7, 2013
Temple named to Military Friendly Schools list for fourth straight year
Type: News Story
Temple has been named to the Military Friendly Schools list honoring the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools that do the most to embrace America’s military service members, veterans and spouses as students and to ensure their success on campus.
September 17, 2012
Temple creates military-friendly environment to serve those who served
Type: News Story
A concerted effort by departments throughout the university to reach out to veterans and provide the resources they need to transition from the military base to the campus has helped to more than double the number of veterans choosing Temple since Spring 2010.
November 3, 2011
Veterans programs will honor Temple’s bravest
Type: News Story
On Veteran's Day, Temple will honor veterans and active-duty service personnel at Military Appreciation Day ceremonies at 11 a.m. on both Main and Ambler campuses. Temple students, faculty and staff will speak about their experiences as members of the armed forces.
November 3, 2011