Campus News

Bell Tower at Temple University
Temple University Press releases first-ever Temple-themed coloring book
"Color Me … Cherry & White" features iconic campus scenes.
October 9, 2018
Temple students making peanut butter and jelly sandwiches
Temple gears up to pack more than 3K backpacks in an hour to break record
This year, Owls will attempt to break the record for most backpacks packed in an hour—then donate them to local kids.
October 8, 2018
medical students practicing on a mannequin
Temple-made doctor gives back to Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Thomas Starkey, MED ’76, says he feels indebted to Temple for giving him the opportunity to pursue a career in medicine.
October 3, 2018
Lew Klein
NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley to receive Lew Klein Award
The NBA Hall of Famer is this year’s recipient of the Lew Klein Excellence in the Media Award.
Morgan Hall and the Philadelphia skyline
Temple closes another record-breaking year of fundraising
Areas of growth include major gifts, student giving and alumni engagement.
Students holding #YouAreWelcomeHere signs
Viral international education campaign #YouAreWelcomeHere expands 2019 national scholarship program
Temple University is collaborating with 56 other colleges and universities to offer scholarships for international students.
Temple Police host Welcome Wagon event
Welcome Wagon supports positive community living
The annual Welcome Wagon events for students living in neighborhoods adjacent to Main Campus are paired with the Good Neighbor Initiative. 
Construction of the skywalk
A dozen construction projects that are changing Temple—at home and abroad
An overview of a dozen notable projects, some completed over the summer and others ongoing, that are revamping Temple’s campuses, both domestic and international.
Shari Schlesinger memorial plaque in Hardwick Hall
Meet Temple’s “Mr. Elevator Man”
An elevator ride in a Temple University residence hall changed this alumnus’ life forever.
FAQ: Fox School of Business MBA rankings
Answers to some frequently asked questions about the Fox School of Business' MBA program rankings.
Gerry Lenfest smiling
“Gerry” Lenfest, Temple supporter who shaped Philadelphia, dies at 88
Lenfest was well-known for his philanthropy and helped to save the East Park Canoe House, home to Temple’s crew and rowing teams.
Ron Anderson
Ron Anderson appointed interim dean of the Fox School of Business
At Temple since 2012, he will also oversee the School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management.
Temple University Station
SEPTA Key coming to Temple University train station
How a change to SEPTA’s Regional Rail system affects the commute for passengers to and from Temple University.