Student Success

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.
May 20, 2019
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.
May 13, 2019
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.
May 8, 2019
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.
Megan Maxwell on campus
Megan Maxwell, a graduating senior, becomes Temple’s first Carnegie Endowment junior fellow
A Temple University student is one of 12 to 14 graduating seniors nationally to earn a prestigious Gaither Junior Fellowship at the Carnegie Endowment.
early graduate Hermann Doerner
Temple’s early graduation rate on the rise
Early graduates are on the rise at Temple, saving students’ time and money.
Marcus Forst instructs fellow undergraduate students in a recitation section
Marcus Forst, a senior physics major, wins Temple’s first Knight-Hennessy Scholarship
Marcus Forst’s perseverance in and out of the classroom has helped him beat cancer and win two prestigious scholarships.
Temple graduates at 2018 Commencement ceremony
Temple introduces scholarship program to support first-generation college students
The Broad Street Finish Line Scholarship program will aid students facing hardship in their pursuit of graduation.
students walking by Temple Bell Tower
Temple again named among top Fulbright schools
Ten students from Temple University received Fulbright awards for academic year 2018-2019, matching last year’s record.