Student Success

Image of Canadian rapper Belly, director Avery Sadowski aka Avteur and production crew.
Former Owl takes his talents to Los Angeles for music video directorial debut
Avery Sadowski, a former Temple student, found success in Hollywood during the pandemic.
January 20, 2022
Image of Cory Matthews wearing a white Nike shirt and red and gray Nike sneakers.
Sneaker-cleaning entrepreneur raises the bar for students at Fox
Cecil B. Moore Scholar Cory Matthews plans to get his master’s in business by the age of 22.
January 17, 2022
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Temple alumna receives accolades for inclusive lipstick line
Pound Cake, a cosmetics company founded by Temple alumna Camille Bell, offers a line of lipstick made for diverse lip tones.
January 17, 2022
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Temple grad’s multimedia experience brings him to TikTok
How an alumnus’ time at Temple impacted his career, leading him to TikTok.
Temple University alumnus and MacArthur 'genius grant' winner Ibram X. Kendi.
MacArthur ‘genius grant’ winner Ibram X. Kendi shares how his time at Temple helped shape him
A conversation with the bestselling author of "How to Be an Antiracist."
Image of the principal and assistant principal outside of Paul L. Dunbar Elementary School.
Childhood friends turned Temple alumni reunite at Dunbar
Temple alumni Daniel Mina and Justin Hall have reunited as the principal and assistant principal at Paul L. Dunbar Elementary School.
Image of Author Ronnyjane Goldsmith and the “Temple Made: Profiles in Grit” book cover.
New book ‘Temple Made: Profiles in Grit’ profiles 30 Temple University alumni
Alumna Ronnyjane Goldsmith’s book follows the journey of 30 influential Temple alumni.
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Independence Blue Cross and Temple collaborate on a new scholarship program for nursing students
The program creates a direct pathway from high school to college and nursing for students of color.
President Wingard in black suit speaking at a podium
Temple’s new collaboration with Independence Blue Cross Foundation draws media attention
Collaboration with Independence Blue Cross Foundation makes headlines.
Students on Main Campus.
Meet Temple’s inaugural cohort of Cecil B. Moore Scholars
The Scholars are the first to be selected for a new program that bridges the gap between high school and college for students in North Philadelphia.
A young woman crosses the street in Center City.
New Temple program helps unpaid interns
Unpaid Internship Stipend Program gives students the opportunity to pursue unpaid internships while building their skills.
Brice Izyah smiling, wearing a red hat and standing under a Temple flag.
Former “Survivor” contestant changes lives on and off-screen
Reality show contestant turned podcast host has changed reality TV, while impacting lives as a social worker.
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Temple alumna Chelsey Lowe influences Black lives in Philadelphia and beyond
CLA alumna Chelsey Lowe uses her skills and expertise to create change in Black communities and businesses.