Staff & Faculty

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Catching up with the chief
Jennifer Griffin outlines what has her most excited for new role as VP for public safety
September 13, 2022
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‘The Lord of the Rings’ and ‘Game of Thrones’ bring us back to medieval times. But how accurate are they?
Associate Professor of English Carissa Harris discusses why audiences enjoy medieval-like series such as The Lord of the Rings and Game of Thrones.
September 8, 2022
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Temple geology professor becomes Fulbright scholar
Associate Professor Ilya Buynevich will teach and work on a geological research project in Estonia as part of the U.S. Fulbright Scholar Program.
September 1, 2022
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Tennis superstar Serena Williams calls it a career. Why does this feel different from other athletes retiring?
Assistant Professor Elizabeth Taylor weighs in on Serena Williams’ decision to move on from tennis.
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40 years of historic Philadelphia photography gifted to Temple Libraries
View over 1,200 rare images of Philadelphia captured by Temple Senior Photographer Joseph V. Labolito that he donated to the University Libraries this year.
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Why are shows with queer female characters being canceled? A Temple professor explains
Klein Associate Professor Adrienne Shaw discusses LGBTQIA+ representation in the media amid recent cancellations.
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Higher ed must change or die
President Wingard discusses how colleges and universities must make drastic changes to ensure that they are still able to offer the historic value proposition that has always come from higher education.
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Temple law expert addresses legal ramifications of Roe vs. Wade decision
Rachel Rebouché highlights looming issues related to medical abortions.
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Temple experts remain committed to anti-racism work ahead of Juneteenth 2022
Temple faculty members Timothy Welbeck and Gregory Urwin discuss the impact that recent events have had on the topic of race in their fields.
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Temple thought leaders lend their voices to national conversation surrounding Roe v. Wade
Temple faculty completed nearly 20 media interviews this week discussing the ramifications of overturning Roe v. Wade
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Meet 5 Temple professors who teach and research gender, sexuality and women’s studies
Here are five professors at Temple who teach courses and conduct research on gender, sexuality and women’s studies.
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Jazz trumpeter Terell Stafford is focused on mentoring the next generation of musicians
Temple professor Terell Stafford’s career has included a Grammy award, chart-topping albums and collaborations with jazz greats.
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Temple faculty weigh in on Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court confirmation
Ketanji Brown Jackson is the first Black woman to be nominated and confirmed to the Supreme Court. Temple faculty provide context.