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Temple University rowers and University officials broke ground on work to restore their historic boathouse. (credit: Pat Loeb/KYW)

Temple Rowing Takes Step Toward Restoring Historic Boathouse

Temple University rowers and University officials broke ground on work to restore their historic boathouse.

07/30/2015

Stella the Great Horned Owl, Temple's live mascot, with Elmwood Park Zoo educator SM Navarino. (Photo by KYW's Molly Daly)

The Temple Owls Swoop Into Elmwood Park

The Owls in question are of the human, not avian, variety. Members of the football team and spirit squad posed for pictures, signed autographs, and checked out the critters, with the relatively new resident Red Pandas getting the lion’s share of the attention.

07/26/2015

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Temple Students Celebrate Mandela Day In South Africa

A group of Temple University journalism students got to participate, as part of a foreign reporting project.

07/18/2015

The International Space Station (Iss) Is Backdropped Against The Blue And White Horizon Scene Of Earth And The Blackness Of Space Following Separation From Discovery June 3, 1999. (Photo By Nasa/Getty Images)

An Inner City Camp With Its Sights Set On Outer Space

The camp is sponsored by the Bernard Harris Foundation. Harris overcame a rough start to become a NASA astronaut, the first African-American to walk in space, and he wanted to help others do the same.

07/17/2015

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Temple Hikes Tuition 2.8 Percent, Citing Salary Obligations

In-state students will pay $492 more, or $15,188 for the 2015-2016 school year. Out-of-state students will pay $772 more, or $25,494.

07/14/2015

(US senator Bernie Sanders, D-Vt., speaks at a campaign event at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, on June 12th.  Sanders, an advocate of providing free college education to all Americans, was greeted by a standing-room-only crowd at the event.   Photo by Scott Olson/ Getty Images)

Bernie Sanders’ Campaign For President Picking Up Steam Nationwide

A Temple University professor says the challenger to Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination is touching on several issues that are meaningful to young voters.

07/11/2015

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Bill Cosby’s First Accuser Seeks To Have Secret Records Opened

The former Temple University staffer says Cosby and his PR staff have been ignoring her confidentiality agreement in order to spin the story his way.

07/09/2015

Professor Addresses Push To Remove Confederate Monuments With Rich Zeoli

Christopher Rabb, from the Fox School of Business at Temple University, addressed the calls to rename infrastructure and remove monuments commemorating heroes of the Confederacy linked with racism in the aftermath of the shooting last month at a historic church in Charleston, South Carolina.

07/06/2015

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Suicide Leading Cause Of Death Among College Students

Educational institutions are mobilizing to address this growing crisis.

07/01/2015

Temple University. (credit: CBS)

Active Shooter Drill Scheduled At Temple University

The Philadelphia Police Department will be holding an active shooter drill in the area of Barton Hall starting at 8:30am.

06/10/2015

(A food truck vendor, a Temple official, and a city L&I official testify before Philadelphia City Council.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Temple Univ. Asks City Council To Help Rein In Food Truck Mayhem on Campus

The university is asking Council to create a “Temple Vending District,” ensuring that students have an opportunity to make purchases at the burgeoning food truck scene, but not to the point of choking off pedestrian and vehicular traffic.

06/08/2015

Palestinian electricity company workers drag a power line many of which were destroyed following an earlier Israeli air strike in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip. (Credit: SAID KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images)

Temple Professor Aims To Solve Middle East Problems

Solving problems in the Middle East has never been a simple prospect, but that’s the goal for a Temple University professor who’s heading to Gaza and the West Bank.

06/04/2015

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Cosby Seeks To Block Subpoena In Philadelphia Sex Assault Case

Bill Cosby is seeking to keep the lid on material linked to a confidential 2006 settlement of a Philadelphia sex-assault lawsuit.

06/03/2015

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Dissent: Book Traces 400 Years Of Protest, Progress In US

Young argues that dissent has shaped the nation’s destiny from early Puritan days through the civil war, the civil rights era and the fight for gay marriage.

05/29/2015

Food truck file photo. (Credit: Ed Fischer)

Philadelphia, Temple U. Officials Want Assigned Spaces For Food Truck Vendors

City officials are moving ahead with a plan developed by Temple University to assign specific locations to the many food trucks and vendors who feed thousands of Temple students each day.

05/24/2015

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