Student Success

Pittsburgh skyline at sunset
From Philly to Pittsburgh to PA Principal of the Year
Todd Price didn’t know he wanted to pursue education until he came to Temple. Now, he’s Pennsylvania’s Principal of the Year.
September 18, 2017
Zane Johnson standing on a sidewalk in Center City Philadelphia
Law graduate continues social justice work he started at Temple
Zane Johnson, LAW ’16, is helping to shape policy for social justice through a fellowship with Philadelphia Lawyers for Social Equity.
July 28, 2017
ProRanger alumni return to support training
Alumni return to support ProRanger students
Graduates working across the country in national parks returned to the Philadelphia area to help Temple’s rangers-in-training.
July 7, 2017
A man in a brown suit sitting in a recording studio.
Man of letters
Solomon Jones, KLN ’97, has used the power of words to cement his status as a leading voice in the Philadelphia region.
Philadelphia City Hall
Several alumni appointed to Millennial Advisory Committee
Five Owls will work together to spur positive change in Philadelphia and to advocate to make the city more Millennial friendly.
A graduation cap with the words, "Trust the process"
Temple celebrates 130th Commencement
Dick Vermeil and Estelle Richman received honorary degrees at the ceremony.
Musu Davis holding and eyeing the cherry graduation gown
Decades apart, two Owls share aspirations—and a gown
The regalia worn by alumna Kathleen Kies more at Commencement more than 40 years ago will be worn by another Owl Thursday.
Amelia Schunder holding up a sign that says Next Stop: Lyon, France
Next Stop: Teaching English in Lyon, France
Amelia Schunder fell in love with teaching English as a second language during her time at Temple. After graduation, she’ll take her talents abroad.
A man in a garden holding a sign that reads Next Stop: Kimley Horn.
Next Stop: Kimley Horn
Derek Suomi transitioned from the U.S. Coast Guard to Temple, and now he's ready to begin his landscape architecture career at Kimley-Horn.
Samuel Nebyu playing the violin.
Next stop: Master’s in violin performance at Boyer
After four years of callused fingers and international awards, one senior is ready to push himself even further at Boyer.
A man in a blue shirt holding a sign that reads Next Stop: Greeley and Hansen.
Next stop: Greeley and Hansen
After a few bumps along the road on his way to Commencement, Shawn Rodier is ready to graduate with honors and begin his career.
A woman holding a sign that reads next stop: my independent pharmacy.
Next stop: Panther Creek Pharmacy
You could say that becoming a pharmacist was in Megan Rubino's blood.
Hope Watson holding a sign that says "Next stop: University of Cambridge".
Next stop: University of Cambridge
Senior Hope Watson will continue her education to earn a master’s degree in epidemiology after graduation.