Community Engagement

A student sitting in the grass on Main Campus near the Perseverance Conquers mural.
New Cecil B. Moore Scholars Program to cultivate leaders from North Philadelphia, provide support and scholarships
The program is a pillar of Temple's commitment to increase the number of North Philadelphians enrolled at the university.
October 23, 2020
An Owl statue spreads its wings on Temple's Main Campus.
Highlights from recent stories featuring Temple in the media
Faculty experts discuss the effects of the coronavirus pandemic and professors and students respond to protests against racial injustice.
July 15, 2020
Owl statue on Main Campus.
Resources for facilitating meaningful change
Black Lives Matter at Temple University—and these resources can help our community take action right now.
June 3, 2020
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Highlights from recent stories featuring Temple in the media
Temple professors offer insights on the impact of the coronavirus pandemic from their fields of specialty.
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Panel highlights COVID-19 and substance use disorder
The College of Public Health hosted a discussion of the pandemic’s implications and impacts on substance use disorder.
A Temple student volunteer calls a patient in hospital.
The Center for Urban Bioethics helps patients Phone a Friend
Hospitalized patients are being given cellphones and paired with student volunteers ready to listen.
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Highlights from recent stories featuring Temple in the media
Temple professors discuss the impact of the coronavirus outbreak from cross-disciplinary perspectives.
The Center for Urban Bioethics delivers food to Philadelphians at risk.
The Center for Urban Bioethics delivers food and other essentials to people at risk
Temple faculty and staff provide food, cell phones and critical health information to at-risk Philadelphians.
Mask donations at Temple Hospital
Philadelphia Asian and Chinese groups donate personal protective equipment to Temple University Hospital
Led by the Temple University Chinese Community, multiple Asian and Chinese organizations from around the city donated more than 81,000 items of personal protective equipment to Temple University Hospital.
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Temple’s School of Pharmacy pivots to produce hand sanitizer
A Temple pharmaceutical sciences professor pitches in to help battle COVID-19 by producing hand sanitizer for frontline healthcare workers.
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Highlights from recent stories about Temple in the media
Temple professors discuss the impact of the coronavirus outbreak from cross-disciplinary perspectives.
Science video demonstration
Temple’s FunScience videos reach more than 20,000 daily
Available on YouTube, Temple’s educational science videos are being viewed in more than 150 countries.
emergency worker setting up medical supplies at Liacouras Center
Watch: Temple’s Liacouras Center is transformed into a medical facility
The North Broad Street arena became a field hospital in the span of a weekend.