Student Success

Agnes Berry Montier
Temple’s first Black female MD graduated in 1912
Temple University graduated its first Black woman doctor at a time when Black people were excluded from institutions of higher learning.
October 14, 2020
Scott Blender on campus
First-year student co-founds COVID-19 data visualization company
COVID-19 is not slowing down Temple’s startup scene.
October 7, 2020
Kendall Stephens wearing a sweatshirt and matching face mask that says "QUEEN" with a rainbow megaphone.
Prominent trans advocate brings talents to Temple
A new student in the School of Social Work wants to work to unite Temple’s LGBTQIA+ community and continue to advocate for trans individuals.
September 30, 2020
Tyler student Katie Fish designed the "I Voted" sticker for Philadelphia.
Tyler student designs city’s new ‘I Voted’ sticker
Katie Fish beat out more than 150 submissions in a citywide competition to replace Philadelphia’s previous Election Day sticker.
Mya Sims interned at NASA this summer.
An Owl soars with the Eagles and NASA
Mya Sims joined the Philadelphia Eagles Cheer team while interning at NASA.
Pennsylvania state Representative Malcolm Kenyatta
Owls at the DNC, RNC
Get to know the Temple alumni, students and faculty involved with the recent Democratic and Republican National Conventions.
A screenshot of issue 4 of REFINE magazine.
Inside REFINE, a magazine written for and by Temple women
The magazine won best student magazine at the Society of Professional Journalists’ student awards.
A portrait of Victoria Bremmenkamp
Klein senior speaks up for international students
Victoria Bremmenkamp wrote a letter to the New York Times protesting the Trump administration’s visa directive.
Temple alumnus Benjamin Norris is co-starring in the Netflix series "Never Have I Ever."
An Owl spreads his wings on Netflix
Alumnus Benjamin Norris is co-starring in the new series "Never Have I Ever."
Colorful abstract lights representing a digital space.
Pride goes virtual
In this Klein College of Media and Communication course, students engage with Pride celebration like never before.
Jennifer Costo
From nontraditional transfer student to graduate
Class of 2020 journalism major Jennifer Costo describes how she pursued a degree while working full time.
Suzette Charles with bassist Randy Jackson.
A Temple degree 39 years in the making
Part of the Class of 2020, Suzette Charles is proud to be Temple Made.