Campus News

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Art matters: Trustee funds permanent exhibit on campus
Trustee Dennis Alter graciously funded a permanent new exhibit in the Student Center.
November 12, 2018
people unloading a Giant truck packed with donations
Cherry Pantry receives Giant donation
Giant Food Stores donated 900 pounds of nonperishable food and personal hygiene products to Cherry Pantry.
October 30, 2018
Doug Bucci and Mallory Weston in studio
New vision for Tyler Metals/Jewelry/CAD-CAM
The trendsetting program has hired two new faculty members and metals artists: Doug Bucci, who takes the helm as program head, and Mallory Weston.
October 23, 2018
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College of Science and Technology celebrates 20th anniversary
CST has reached many milestones since its founding in 1998 while advancing exceptional teaching and scientific discovery.
Bell Tower at Temple University
Temple University Press releases first-ever Temple-themed coloring book
"Color Me … Cherry & White" features iconic campus scenes.
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.
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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.
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.