Commuters Get Involved

Temple commuter students talk about the clubs they participate in on campus There are a variety of clubs on Temple’s campus that one can get involved with. The hundreds of clubs and organizations on Temple’s campus give students a diverse set of options. Additionally, if a student lives on-campus, club meetings are usually only a short walk away. For commuter students, it can be harder … Continue reading Commuters Get Involved

Making Change

Temple’s Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children (FIMRC) chapter is working to bring awareness to health issues both locally and across the globe. Over the past four years, Temple University’s Chapter of the Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children (FIMRC) has been raising funds and awareness for health issues in both local and international locations. FIMRC focuses on bringing awareness to important public … Continue reading Making Change

Temple’s Residence Hall Association

A deeper look into the group of students that represent Temple’s on-campus housing life. The Residence Hall Association, commonly referred to as RHA, is an organization that represents the voices of students living on campus. RHA is comprised of two main bodies- each residence hall consists of the Executive Board and Community Councils (Peabody, Johnson and Hardwick, 1300, 1940, Beech International, Temple-Sponsored Edge, White Hall, … Continue reading Temple’s Residence Hall Association

HOW MANY SANDWICHES?

The Main Campus Program Board’s PB & J day breaks a Guinness World Record.   Temple’s Main Campus Program Board (MCPB) has broken a record this year. This September during Temple’s homecoming week, its Peanut Butter and Jelly (PB & J) day event broke the Guinness World Record for the most sandwiches made in one hour. More than 1,400 students, faculty, and staff members turned … Continue reading HOW MANY SANDWICHES?

Sponsoring Girls going to School

Student organization She’s the First is sponsoring five girls to go school.   She’s the First at Temple University is a chapter of the She’s the First global organization. The global organization aims to provide scholarships to high-potential girls with financial need in order to allow them to graduate. The money raised by college campus chapters covers tuition, school materials, and uniforms so that the … Continue reading Sponsoring Girls going to School

InMotion Dance Team

Move and groove with InMotion Temple’s InMotion dance team was started in 2007 as an outlet for girls to continue dancing when they came to Temple. Membership to InMotion is contingent upon auditions. These auditions are two days long and require potential team members to showcase their dance abilities by memorizing routines and performing technical dance skills. “On the first day of auditions we learned … Continue reading InMotion Dance Team

A Cappella

You may have seen flyers around campus advertising shows from organizations such as Broad Street Line, Low Key, Jewkebox, Singchronize, Owlcappella or Pitch, Please. You acknowledge the catchiness of these student org names, but have no idea what they do. A cappella is a very unique style of music that involves only voices and no instruments. It can include imitating instruments and percussion, clapping, stomping, … Continue reading A Cappella

PHETE Club Hosts Jump for Heart

The PHETE club, a group of health and physical education majors at Temple, looks to make a difference on campus by promoting healthy lifestyles through physical fitness. PHETE (Physical and Health Education Teacher Education) is determined to inform students about fitness and health education. Therefore, it is involved in many different events that help promote health to everyone, whether they are members or not. “We … Continue reading PHETE Club Hosts Jump for Heart

Sorority Spotlight: Alpha Xi Delta

In the spring of 2014, Temple welcomed Alpha Xi Delta to its campus. Alpha Xi Delta is a sorority founded on the principles of sisterhood, leadership, knowledge and service to the community in 1893 at Lombard College in Galesburg, Illinois. 122 years later, Temple’s chapter of the organization began. Alpha Xi Delta president Meera Ruparelia was one of the founding sisters of the sorority’s chapter … Continue reading Sorority Spotlight: Alpha Xi Delta

The Jazz Ensemble

Leading Through Rhythm When thinking of musical groups at Temple, a talented array comes to mind, including Temple’s Jazz Ensemble. The Boyer College of Music and Dance produces talented musicians in genres ranging from classical to hip-hop to jazz. The Jazz Ensemble consists of The Jazz Band, Lab Band and Jazz Band Number Three, each of which provide the community with musical stylings and its … Continue reading The Jazz Ensemble