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Released: 5-Feb-2020 4:35 PM EST
Your coronavirus questions, answered by experts
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The novel coronavirus that recently originated in China has grabbed headlines and caused concern among public health officials around the world.

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Released: 5-Feb-2020 4:30 PM EST
Virtual realities: research reveals promising intervention in cancer treatment
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Each year, more than 250,000 women in the U.S. alone receive a diagnosis of breast cancer, making it the most commonly diagnosed cancer among women. More than 40,000 women annually die from the disease, according to the American Cancer Society.

Released: 16-Jul-2019 3:05 PM EDT
天普大学成为费城交响乐团2019年中国巡回演出的合作伙伴
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40 年前, 天普大学曾授予中国最伟大的领导人之一, 邓小平, 荣誉学位。这是邓小平生前唯一接受的一个荣誉学位。 为此,天普大学在当时中美建交中扮演了一个特殊的角色。这也是为什么在邓小平访美40年以后,天普大学理所当然地成为了费城交响乐团2019年中国巡演的高等教育赞助商。

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Released: 5-Jul-2019 2:05 PM EDT
Temple Partners with Philadelphia Orchestra on 2019 China Tour
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Four decades ago, Temple bestowed an honorary degree upon Deng Xiaoping, one of China’s most revered leaders. The degree was the only honorary degree the late Deng ever accepted, positioning Temple in a unique role in the opening of U.S.-China relations at the time.

Released: 12-Feb-2019 11:30 AM EST
Annual 2019 Diversity and Inclusion Conference, sponsored by Temple University, returns to Philadelphia
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The 2019 Diversity & Inclusion Conference, held March 25-26 in Philadelphia, is an open forum to explore and exchange insights about diversity and inclusion (D&I) best practices for CEOs, diversity officers, educators, corporate leaders and government officials.

Newswise: Growing Teeth: Researchers Regenerate Dental Tissue
Released: 11-Jan-2019 11:05 AM EST
Growing Teeth: Researchers Regenerate Dental Tissue
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The collaborative research between the Kornberg School of Dentistry and the College of Engineering uses stem cells to regrow the pulp-dentin complex that makes up the center of a tooth.

Newswise: See for Yourself: Tupac Shakur Material at Temple’s Blockson Collection
Released: 2-Nov-2018 4:55 PM EDT
See for Yourself: Tupac Shakur Material at Temple’s Blockson Collection
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The memorabilia includes a dozen handwritten documents and bullet-dented medallion.

30-Oct-2018 12:05 AM EDT
Temple University's Katz School of Medicine, Hunter College Awarded $13.5M NCI/NIH Grant for Cancer Health Disparities
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This joint grant, a first of its kind for any Pennsylvania or New Jersey institution, will examine cancer health inequity across multiple ethnic populations

Newswise: Temple University Earns New Guinness World Records Title
Released: 19-Oct-2018 3:30 PM EDT
Temple University Earns New Guinness World Records Title
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As part of its Homecoming tradition, Temple attempts to earn Guinness World Records titles while simultaneously serving the community. This year, Temple snagged the title for most backpacks stuffed with school supplies in one hour.

Newswise: Temple Law School Announces New Gift from Sheller Family Foundation
Released: 4-Oct-2018 9:05 AM EDT
Temple Law School Announces New Gift from Sheller Family Foundation
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Temple University Beasley School of Law has announced a new gift of $1.5 million to the law school from the Sheller Family Foundation in support of the Sheller Center for Social Justice, bringing the Sheller Foundation’s total commitment to the Center to $3 million.

Newswise: Temple attains $2.59 million grant to combat dental anxiety
Released: 2-Oct-2018 10:05 AM EDT
Temple attains $2.59 million grant to combat dental anxiety
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The National Institutes of Health grant supports a collaboration between Temple University's dentistry and psychology researchers

Newswise: Temple University closes another record-breaking year of fundraising
Released: 20-Sep-2018 12:30 PM EDT
Temple University closes another record-breaking year of fundraising
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Gifts made to Temple University in the fiscal year that ended June 30 totaled nearly $98 million, surpassing the previous year’s record by more than $7 million.

Newswise: Viral international education campaign #YouAreWelcomeHere expands 2019 national scholarship program
Released: 17-Sep-2018 12:05 PM EDT
Viral international education campaign #YouAreWelcomeHere expands 2019 national scholarship program
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Temple University collaborates with 56 other colleges and universities to offer scholarships

Newswise: Longtime ROTC administrative officer earns prestigious civilian medal
Released: 5-Sep-2018 1:05 PM EDT
Longtime ROTC administrative officer earns prestigious civilian medal
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Jackie Hankins-Kent has been on staff at Temple for nearly 40 years and worked for the university’s Army ROTC program for three decades.

Newswise: Shirley Moy to lead North Philadelphia Workforce Initiative
Released: 30-Jul-2018 1:05 PM EDT
Shirley Moy to lead North Philadelphia Workforce Initiative
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Moy, SSW ’88, longtime director of the Center for Social Policy and Community Development in Temple’s College of Public Health, will helm the new workforce initiative funded by a Lenfest Foundation grant.

Newswise: Ron Anderson Appointed Interim Dean of the Fox School of Business
Released: 24-Jul-2018 12:05 PM EDT
Ron Anderson Appointed Interim Dean of the Fox School of Business
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At Temple since 2012, he will also oversee the School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management.

Released: 15-Jun-2018 11:05 AM EDT
Temple University Scientists Eradicate Cancer Cells Through Dual Targeting of DNA Repair Mechanisms
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Proteins commonly known as BRCA – short for BReast CAncer susceptibility gene– serve a critical role in cellular DNA repair, but when mutated they allow genetic errors to replicate, facilitating cancer development. If the BRCA repair system is disabled in cancer cells, the cells simply turn to backup repair mechanisms and adapt to alternative repair pathways, a survival mode that also underlies their ability to evade targeted drug therapies.

Newswise: Viral International Education Campaign #YouAreWelcomeHere Unveils 2019 National Scholarship Program
Released: 24-May-2018 11:05 AM EDT
Viral International Education Campaign #YouAreWelcomeHere Unveils 2019 National Scholarship Program
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Temple University leads the way with eight partner colleges and universities.

Newswise: International Financier Charles Ryan Appointed to Board of Trustees
Released: 14-May-2018 9:05 AM EDT
International Financier Charles Ryan Appointed to Board of Trustees
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Charles Ryan, a distinguished international financier who started one of Eastern Europe’s leading venture capital firms, has been appointed to the Temple University Board of Trustees.

Released: 3-May-2018 1:05 PM EDT
Sara Goldrick-Rab Wins Temple’s first-Ever Carnegie Fellowship
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College of Education Professor Sara Goldrick-Rab has won a prestigious Andrew Carnegie Fellowship for her scholarship and activism in food and housing insecurity among college students.

Newswise: Temple University Professors Win Coveted Guggenheim Fellowships
Released: 3-May-2018 12:05 PM EDT
Temple University Professors Win Coveted Guggenheim Fellowships
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Faculty members in Boyer College of Music and Dance and the College of Liberal Arts won prestigious Guggenheim Fellowships to pursue research.

Newswise: Temple Generates $7.5 Billion in Economic Impact Throughout Pennsylvania
Released: 23-Mar-2018 9:05 AM EDT
Temple Generates $7.5 Billion in Economic Impact Throughout Pennsylvania
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Temple has supported 43,000 jobs statewide and generated more than $205 million in tax revenue for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

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Released: 14-Mar-2018 11:05 AM EDT
In Recognition of $10M Gift, Temple’s New Library to Be Named for Steve Charles
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Charles Library, to open next year, will carry the name of the trustee and philanthropist.

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Released: 14-Mar-2018 9:05 AM EDT
In Recognition of $10M Gift, Temple’s New Library to Be Named for Steve Charles
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Charles Library, to open next year, will carry the name of the trustee and philanthropist.

Newswise: Fly in 4 Helps Students Fly in Three
Released: 8-Mar-2018 10:05 AM EST
Fly in 4 Helps Students Fly in Three
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More than 100 students who have participated in the Fly in 4 program have graduated early.

Newswise: The Albert M. Greenfield Foundation Makes Historic $1M Gift to Temple Libraries
Released: 22-Feb-2018 4:30 PM EST
The Albert M. Greenfield Foundation Makes Historic $1M Gift to Temple Libraries
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The gift will support The Albert M. Greenfield Special Collections Research Center Reading Room in Temple’s new library, slated to open in 2019.

Newswise: Temple Ranks Among Top Producers of Fulbright Students
Released: 21-Feb-2018 1:05 PM EST
Temple Ranks Among Top Producers of Fulbright Students
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Joining prestigious research universities such as Brown, Cornell, Harvard and NYU, Temple recently ranked among the institutions that produced the most participants in the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.

Newswise: Temple University Hospital Ranked #1 in the Nation 
for Lung Transplant Volume in 2017
Released: 16-Jan-2018 9:05 AM EST
Temple University Hospital Ranked #1 in the Nation for Lung Transplant Volume in 2017
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Temple University Hospital (TUH) performed 131 lung transplants in calendar year 2017, making it the number 1 volume program in the nation according to data just released by the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS).

Released: 9-Jan-2018 8:15 AM EST
Fox School of Business Online MBA Earns No. 1 National Ranking From U.S. News for Fourth Straight Year
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The Fox School of Business at Temple University in Philadelphia remains a national leader in the delivery of online business programs.

Released: 3-Jan-2018 1:45 PM EST
Temple University Professors Available to Discuss Sexual Harassment, Discrimination, Workplace Conditions
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Two professors from Temple's Fox School of Business can address employment discrimination, workplace culture and conflict, sexual harassment, and more

Newswise: Canola Oil Linked to Worsened Memory and Learning Ability in Alzheimer's Disease, Temple Researchers Report
Released: 15-Dec-2017 11:05 AM EST
Canola Oil Linked to Worsened Memory and Learning Ability in Alzheimer's Disease, Temple Researchers Report
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Canola oil is one of the most widely consumed vegetable oils in the world, yet surprisingly little is known about its effects on health.

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Released: 13-Dec-2017 11:05 AM EST
Temple’s Jessica Sandberg Makes Influencers List
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The international admissions director was saluted by The Chronicle of Higher Education for her role in the #YouAreWelcomeHere campaign.

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Released: 6-Dec-2017 3:00 PM EST
Hazim Hardeman Becomes Temple University First Rhodes Scholar
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The 2017 Klein graduate who grew up only blocks from Main Campus makes history as Temple's first recipient of the prestigious scholarship

Released: 10-Nov-2017 9:00 AM EST
Temple University Experts Available to Discuss Black Friday and Cyber Monday
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With Black Friday and Cyber Monday approaching, professors at the Fox School of Business are available to discuss consumer affairs, retail analytics, and digital marketing practices.

Released: 2-Nov-2017 2:55 PM EDT
Mitchell L. Morgan to Receive 21st Annual Musser Award from Temple University's Fox School of Business
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The founder and chairman of Morgan Properties will receive the school's highest honor Wednesday, Nov. 8

Newswise: Meet Temple’s Record-Breaking Class of Student Fulbright Grantees
Released: 19-Oct-2017 11:05 AM EDT
Meet Temple’s Record-Breaking Class of Student Fulbright Grantees
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The latest cohort of Fulbright grantees is part of a historic surge of Temple students and recent graduates who have explored the world and enhanced their careers.

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Released: 13-Oct-2017 2:05 PM EDT
Temple University Socks Another Record
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After collecting thousands of socks, Temple University officially holds the Guinness World Record for the largest sock drive in eight hours at a single location

Newswise: Temple University Project Creates Cardboard Adaptations for Kids with Disabilities
Released: 11-Oct-2017 9:45 AM EDT
Temple University Project Creates Cardboard Adaptations for Kids with Disabilities
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Adaptive Design Greater Philadelphia, spearheaded by Temple’s Institute on Disabilities and funded by a grant from the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, is helping to improve the lives of children with paralysis.

Released: 15-Sep-2017 5:05 AM EDT
$11.6 Million NIH Grant Supports Temple Researchers’ Exploration of New Cell-Free Stem Cell-Based Possibilities in Heart Repair
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The incidence of heart disease is on the rise, and new therapeutic strategies are needed.

Newswise: Temple Sets Annual Fundraising Record, Exceeding $90 Million for the First Time
Released: 14-Sep-2017 5:05 AM EDT
Temple Sets Annual Fundraising Record, Exceeding $90 Million for the First Time
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The university experienced successes across a broad range of areas.

Newswise: Temple's U.S. News Ranking Rises to All-Time High
Released: 13-Sep-2017 10:05 AM EDT
Temple's U.S. News Ranking Rises to All-Time High
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Temple moved up three spots and earned a top-100 rank on a new "Best Value Schools" list in U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges ranking.

Released: 28-Aug-2017 10:05 AM EDT
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Ranked Ninth in the Nation for Number of Applicants by U.S. News & World Report
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The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM) has again been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the most popular medical schools in the nation in terms of applications received. LKSOM received 10,623 applications for the 2016-2017 academic year, the ninth-highest total in the nation.

Newswise: Jim Cawley to Lead Temple’s Fundraising and Alumni Operations
Released: 15-Aug-2017 10:05 AM EDT
Jim Cawley to Lead Temple’s Fundraising and Alumni Operations
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Jim Cawley, CLA ’91, LAW ’94, a former Pennsylvania lieutenant governor, most recently served as president and CEO of United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey.

Released: 2-Aug-2017 10:05 AM EDT
Temple University Selected as Clinical Hub for National Institutes of Health Emergency Medicine Clinical Trials Network
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Temple University has been selected as one of only 11 clinical hubs for a new National Institutes of Health (NIH) emergency medicine clinical trials network.

Newswise: $1.5M Grant Awarded to Expand Training in Pediatric Dental Care at Temple’s Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry
Released: 31-Jul-2017 2:05 PM EDT
$1.5M Grant Awarded to Expand Training in Pediatric Dental Care at Temple’s Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry
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The five-year grant awarded to Temple’s Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry by the Health Resources and Services Administration will create new and enhanced pediatric and dental public health curricula and in-school and community-based clinical rotations.

Released: 21-Jun-2017 10:05 AM EDT
Extra-Virgin Olive Oil Preserves Memory and Protects Brain Against Alzheimer's Disease, New Research at Temple Shows
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The Mediterranean diet, rich in plant-based foods, is associated with a variety of health benefits, including a lower incidence of dementia.

Newswise: Dr. Larry Kaiser, President & CEO of Temple University Health System, Named One of the “50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders” by Modern Healthcare
Released: 19-Jun-2017 10:05 AM EDT
Dr. Larry Kaiser, President & CEO of Temple University Health System, Named One of the “50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders” by Modern Healthcare
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Larry R. Kaiser, MD, FACS, President & CEO of Temple University Health System, the Lewis Katz Dean at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and Senior Executive Vice President for Health Affairs at Temple University, has been named one of the top “50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders” for 2017 by Modern Healthcare.


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