Student Success

Bioengineering students working together in a lab
Hospital immersion inspires bioengineering students’ project
The bioengineers-in-training are creating a device intended to help physicians place chest tubes more accurately, improving patient outcomes.
November 20, 2019
Joyce K. Salzberg
$1M gift from alumna will name center in College of Liberal Arts
The Joyce K. Salzberg Center for Professional Development will support liberal arts’ students in their future careers.
November 20, 2019
30 Under 30 honorees take a bathroom selfie Met Gala-style
30 Under 30 honorees return to campus to celebrate
Several of the alumni honored as Temple’s 30 Under 30 made a visit to campus last week to accept their awards.
October 11, 2019
Kamali Thompson
Temple fencing alumna trains for Olympics and a career in medicine
Kamali Thompson graduated from the College of Science and Technology in 2012 and has since moved on to pursue a career in the medical field—while training to make the 2020 Olympics at the same time.
One student tutoring another
Student Success Center offers customizable academic support
For students of all disciplines and learning styles, the Student Success Center offers a suite of academic programs tailored to facilitate academic achievement.
T flags on Main Campus
Eight global game-changers from Temple earn Fulbright Awards
Temple students and graduates will travel around the world to pursue various ventures with their Fulbright Awards.
Mitchell Young
Temple sophomore Mitchell Young wins Goldwater Scholarship
A Temple University student has been named a 2019 Goldwater Scholar for stellar academic merit and research excellence.
Emily Kight in the lab
Two-time Be Your Own Boss winner aims to help solve what ails her
A bioengineering student launched products for cancer and trichotillomania.
2019 graduate Ashton Dunkley
From the track to a doctoral program, Temple senior is running her own race
After graduation, Ashton Dunkley will research Native American history through the University of Minnesota’s doctoral program in American studies.
Reporter Cassie Semyon on the job in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
For 2019 graduate, home is where the start is
Cassie Semyon became a viral sensation as an NBC News intern. Now, she’s launching her TV career in her hometown.
Annette Cruz and Thatyana Morales
Mom, daughter face cancer, conquer degrees together
Metastatic breast cancer was no match for 2019 graduate Annette Cruz’s determination—she’ll earn a degree alongside her daughter this month.
Radin Bonakdar
From Tehran to Temple, senior steps closer to dream of dentistry
Graduating senior Radin Bonakdar is a step closer to achieving his goal of becoming a dentist, following in his mother’s footsteps.
Ellis Hay holding his New York Times crossword puzzle
High note: Music major’s crossword puzzle lands in New York Times
Temple University undergraduate Ellis Hay’s attention to detail is an invaluable skill in composing music and crossword puzzles.