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See for Yourself: Tupac Shakur Material at Temple’s Blockson Collection

The memorabilia includes a dozen handwritten documents and bullet-dented medallion.
2-Nov-2018 4:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Temple University's Katz School of Medicine, Hunter College Awarded $13.5M NCI/NIH Grant for Cancer Health Disparities

This joint grant, a first of its kind for any Pennsylvania or New Jersey institution, will examine cancer health inequity across multiple ethnic populations
30-Oct-2018 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Temple University Earns New Guinness World Records Title

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.
19-Oct-2018 3:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Temple Law School Announces New Gift from Sheller Family Foundation

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...
4-Oct-2018 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Temple attains $2.59 million grant to combat dental anxiety

The National Institutes of Health grant supports a collaboration between Temple University's dentistry and psychology researchers
2-Oct-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Temple University closes another record-breaking year of fundraising

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.
20-Sep-2018 12:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Viral international education campaign #YouAreWelcomeHere expands 2019 national scholarship program

Temple University collaborates with 56 other colleges and universities to offer scholarships
17-Sep-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Longtime ROTC administrative officer earns prestigious civilian medal

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.
5-Sep-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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TEMPLE UNIVERSITY, a top-tier public research university, is experiencing incredible momentum that is powered by academic excellence and innovation in college access and affordability. Founded by Russell H. Conwell in 1884, Temple’s official motto—Perseverantia Vincit, or Perseverance Conquers—reflects its community’s drive to make a difference and turn opportunities into accomplishments. Temple is a vital institution in the Philadelphia region and across Pennsylvania, contributing billions toward the commonwealth’s economy each year. Temple’s influence also extends around the globe, with longstanding campuses in Tokyo and Rome; programs in London, Beijing and many other locations; nearly 160 academic cooperations in 48 countries; and more than 317,000 alumni worldwide.


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