Community Engagement

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.
May 20, 2020
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.
May 15, 2020
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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.
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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.
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.
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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.
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.
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Temple steps up in city fight against COVID-19
Temple’s Liacouras Center will serve as a surge medical facility for FEMA as the nation responds to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Meet the five Temple Owls in Philadelphia City Council
Nearly one third of Philadelphia’s City Councilmembers are Temple made.