Temple Students Study Away in Arcosanti

Klein College of Media and Communication’s first ever Spring break study away program took place this semester in Arcosanti, Arizona. Twenty-five students, both undergraduate and graduate, participated in the Klein College of Media and Communication’s Arcosanti program over spring break. The program served to as a means in which students could analyze the relationship between technology and the environment. From March 9th to the 19th, … Continue reading Temple Students Study Away in Arcosanti

Temple’s Career Fair

Temple’s career fair helps students build their professional careers   The Career Fair is one of the regular events held by the Temple’s Career Center. It is an avenue for students to jumpstart their career, as it provides them with the opportunity to network with various professionals from a wide array of industries. For some, attending Career Fair for the first time can be daunting. … Continue reading Temple’s Career Fair

New Kids on the Block

  Class of 2020 has picked Temple as their new home for several different reasons.   Temple University’s Class of 2020 is the largest and most qualified that the university has ever seen. Approximately 5,100 new faces will be on campus this year, a university record, and these new students are among the more competitive classes Temple has seen. Class of 2020’s average high school … Continue reading New Kids on the Block

Temple Applications On the Rise

More people than ever are applying to be a Temple owl   Temple University’s increasing number of applicants is being by noticed the Temple Admissions Office. The amount of Temple hopefuls is increasingly exceeding the number of open freshman, transfer and graduate student places, making Temple a more competitive university each year. Due to the rising number of applicants, Temple’s admissions office is positive about … Continue reading Temple Applications On the Rise

Fun GenEd’s on Campus

To many students, hearing the phrase ‘GenEd’ (short for general education courses) brings to mind images of math, English and other standard lectures. However, for students looking to keep their credits interesting, that is not always the case. There are many GenEd courses that mix up the old formula and provide students with a unique and enriching experience. One such class is Philadelphia Dance Experience, … Continue reading Fun GenEd’s on Campus

Temple Alumni Give Back to the University as Professors

With over 308,000 Temple alumni, these former students can be found pursuing careers all across the United States. There are a certain few, though, that chose to return to their alma mater — not for a homecoming football game, or to make a speech, but to teach. Some of these alumni have even become professors in the same colleges they earned their degrees from. For … Continue reading Temple Alumni Give Back to the University as Professors

Center City Campus Renovations

Temple University’s Center City campus introduced a new Barnes & Noble bookstore and Starbucks café, both of which opened gateways to a more diverse crowd and a more beneficial use of space. “It has opened up that corner of our building, which was pretty much like a dead corner,” said Denise Stevenson, a Temple security guard for Allied Barton. It has really brightened up that … Continue reading Center City Campus Renovations

Fallen Buildings

“Barton Hall, you’ve been good to Temple and CST. Now it’s time to say goodbye.” Sounds morbid, doesn’t it? That’s what Temple’s College of Science and Technology posted on Facebook on Tuesday, September 22, 2015, with a photo of the nearly demolished Barton Hall in an accompanying photo. Have you ever seen the movie Divergent? The Scorch Trials? The Hunger Games? Barton Hall, in the … Continue reading Fallen Buildings

Living and Learning

In a Living Learning Community, or LLC, a student shares a living space with fellow students in his or her major or school as a way to encourage stronger relationships among people with common interests. “You can either have a thematic or an academic LLC,” said Cassie Stanford, peer mentor for the Media and Communications LLC. “It creates a community for like-minded students who live … Continue reading Living and Learning