Student Success

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What is a food truck? A Temple public history research project is finding out
A Temple University graduate history class is studying food trucks for a digital walking tour project.
November 21, 2022
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Klein student media recognized with national publishing awards
Student media from Temple University won four awards at this year’s EPPYs competition.
November 21, 2022
Cory Budischak and Dr. Shawn Fagan.
$1.5 million NSF award will power scholarships and support for high-achieving, low-income engineering students
A $1.5 million NSF award will fund Sustainable Temple Energy and Power Scholars, a program meant to support high-achieving, low-income engineering students.
November 18, 2022
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Temple student lands prestigious internship at Lambda Legal
Courtney Kater, a gender, sexuality and women’s studies major, is interning at national nonprofit Lambda Legal.
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Boyer PhD student and Presser Award recipient releases album honoring Black choral music
Walking Through the Valley, the debut album by Boyer PhD student Baker Purdon, contains work that has never before been recorded by Black composers throughout the 20th century.
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Temple senior broadcasts live from London after Queen Elizabeth II’s passing
Media studies and production major Chris Berger broadcasted live from London following Queen Elizabeth II’s passing.
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Ten TFMA alumni taking the world of entertainment by storm
A list of ten graduates of Temple’s School of Theater, Film and Media Arts with successful careers in the entertainment industry.
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Boyer graduate earns prestigious New World Symphony fellowship position
Temple University alumnus Caleb Breidenbaugh will begin his fellowship position at the Miami-based orchestral academy this fall.
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Temple alumna joins the most diverse Rome Prize cohort yet
Alumna Monica Rhodes is among the most diverse group of Rome Prize winners in the American Academy in Rome’s history.
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Crafting a career
Temple alumnus Mike Beresky finds success as owner of Second Sin Brewing Co.
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The Temple alumnus bringing history to life at the Museum of the American Revolution
Temple alumnus Michael Idriss serves as the African American Interpretive Fellow at Philadelphia’s Museum of the American Revolution.
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Temple alumnus’ nonprofit pledges to diversify the tech industry
Sylvester Mobley works to ensure underrepresented groups can participate in the technology and innovation economies.
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Seahawks’ Sean Desai calls a career audible
Temple alumnus Sean Desai is among the few NFL coaches with a doctoral degree