Ann Weaver Hart

Penn State president Rodney Erickson, far left, and Temple president Ann Weaver Hart (in yellow) say cutting funding would hurt low-income families most. (credit: Tony Romeo)

Leaders At Temple, Pitt, Penn St. Say Funding Cuts Would Impact Low-Income Families Most

On top of 19-percent cuts last year, Governor Corbett has proposed 30-percent cuts in state funding for Temple, Pitt and Penn State.


Ann Weaver Hart is leaving Temple after the spring semester and could be headed west to Arizona. (credit: Temple University)

Ann Weaver Hart Leaving Temple, Possibly Headed To Arizona

Ann Weaver Hart is the only candidate named for the position at the University of Arizona.


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Phila. Chamber of Commerce CEO Will Head Penna. Higher Education Study Panel

The 30 members, headed by Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce CEO Rob Wondering, will include university presidents affected by the cutbacks.


(Ed Rendell, in file photo.  Credit: Mike Coppola/ Getty Images for USC Shoah Foundation Institute)

Rendell Seen As Long Shot For Temple Univ. Presidency

One political scientist says it seems highly unlikely the former governor and Philadelphia mayor would want to take on a 60-hour-a-week job as Temple’s president.


(Temple president Ann Weaver Hart welcomes neighborhood scholarship recipients today at Sullivan Hall.  Credit: Steve Tawa)

Temple University Welcomes Neighborhood Scholarship Recipients

The university has created 250 four-year scholarships to be awarded over 10 years to students in the four zip codes of North Philadelphia immediately surrounding its main campus.


(Temple University president Ann Weaver Hart urges the school's community to become better informed about Pennsylvania's budget process.  Photo from video)

Temple U. Head Urges Public Response To Corbett’s Education Budget Cuts

Temple University officials say the school was expecting the governor’s budget to cut funding but wasn’t prepared for a “profound” reduction of 50 percent to universities in the commonwealth.


Temple Community Mourns Loss of Student

Temple University is mourning the loss of a sophomore student, who was among four people killed when a double-decker bus crashed early yesterday near Syracuse. Four others are still in the hospital; one of them, […]