Campus News

Student speaker Vanessa Chandler
Boxing legend, famed coach address record-breaking graduating class
Temple graduated its largest class in history in the 2018–2019 academic year, with 10,071 students earning degrees from the university’s 17 schools and colleges.
May 9, 2019
On the Cover
Watch the video to see how photographer Joseph V. Labolito and designer Robert Frawley developed the cover for Waters' Way--our spring 2019 issue of Temple magazine.
May 9, 2019
Temple's commencement ceremony
Temple to confer six honorary degrees at 2019 Commencement
Honorary degrees will be bestowed upon Bernard Hopkins, Fran Dunphy, Leonard Barrack and others during Temple’s 132nd Commencement ceremony.
April 17, 2019
Laura Carnell in her office
The legacy of Laura Carnell (1867–1929), who made Temple what it is today
Laura Carnell, for whom Temple’s Carnell Hall is named, left an indelible mark on the university.
Michael LoFurno working on Flower Show exhibit
Temple Ambler’s “Hip Haven” wins major awards at 2019 Philadelphia Flower Show
Constructed by Temple students and faculty, the exhibit incorporates techniques accessible at home and pays homage to 1960s counterculture.
students walking on Temple’s Main Campus
Englert promotes Temple’s mission, success in Harrisburg
The president highlighted Temple’s mission of accessibility and programs including Fly in 4 and the Temple Option in his address to lawmakers.
Stella and Sherlock at the alter with their handlers.
Owl you need is love: Stella and Sherlock’s wedding
On Valentine’s Day, our favorite two love birds officially tie the knot at Elmwood Park Zoo.
TSG President Gadi Zimmerman
Student government crowdfunds scholarship aimed at student housing and food insecurity
Temple Student Government created the scholarship to help an undergraduate pay for a meal plan and to subsidize housing costs.
student swiping mobile OWLcard
Temple University offers OWLcard on iPhone, Apple Watch
Students, faculty and staff will be able to use their mobile OWLcards to access buildings, purchase meals and more.
Jason Levy holding the Progress Pride flag
Temple becomes first Philadelphia university to display Progress Pride flag
The Progress Pride flag updates the traditional LGBTQ rainbow flag to be more inclusive.
Temple main campus
Temple helps launch national effort to increase college access and equity
Temple will work with eight other institutions and focus on gender achievement gaps and first-generation student achievement.
a student walking by artwork
Art matters: Trustee funds permanent exhibit on campus
Trustee Dennis Alter graciously funded a permanent new exhibit in the Student Center.