Temple University

Stigall Show Log 7.29.14

Chris asks if impeaching President Obama is the best way forward for Republicans and reviews the case of a man who punched someone for ogling his daughter. He took calls on Temple’s decision to make test scores optional and he talked to Congressman Pat Meehan about the latest on the VA at 8:20.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/29/2014

(credit: CBS 3)

Health: Temple University Researchers Successfully Eliminate HIV Virus In Human Cells

A scientific first from Philadelphia, that could pave the way toward curing HIV. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on the breakthrough.

07/21/2014

(A model built from household objects by  middle schoolers is about to get a drop test at Bernard Harris Science Camp, in North Philadelphia.  Photo by Tim Jimenez)

Middle Schoolers Show Prowess at Science Camp at Temple U.

A group of middle school students, at Temple University for a two-week science camp, were playing the role of NASA engineers.

07/10/2014

(credit: Steve Patterson/CBS 3)

Warning Signs That A House Is In Danger Of Collapsing

Given the recent collapse of several row homes in the City’s Cobbs Creek neighborhood, local experts want to make sure homeowners know what to look for before a collapse happens.

07/08/2014

Rahlir Hollis-Jefferson (credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Sixers Second Summer League Group Has Some Local Flavor

While the Sixers are in the midst of competing in the Orlando Pro Summer League, the team has announced their invitees for their camp due to take place prior to the Samsung NBA Summer League in Vegas. There are several local players that will get a shot to test their luck in Las Vegas with the Sixers.

07/07/2014

(credit: Sam Forencich /NBAE/Getty Images)

Report: Former Temple Standout Rick Brunson Arrested In Chicago

Former Temple basketball player Rick Brunson has reportedly been arrested and the incident could keep him from joining the school’s coaching staff.

07/03/2014

Mayor Michael Nutter at podium with (from left to right) HUD's Jenine Bryon, City Council President Darrell Clarke, Senator Bob Casey and Congressman Chaka Fattah. (credit: Jim Melwert)

Federal Grant Awarded For Development In North Central Philadelphia

The $30-million federal grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will bring 300 new or renovated homes to a half-square mile around Temple University.

06/30/2014

(credit: Michelle Durham)

Teens Focus On The Future At Conference In North Philadelphia

Teens from all over the city gathered at Temple University Wednesday for a unique conference. It was designed to keep them focused on the future.

06/26/2014

The former William Penn High School, on North Broad Street at Master.  (Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Temple U. Buys Shuttered High School Building on North Broad Street

The school district is selling the William Penn High School building to Temple University for $15 million.

06/20/2014

scales+courtroom DL

2 Phila. Men Freed After Serving 15 Years For Murder Won’t Be Retried

The DA says the passage of time has made a new case too difficult to prosecute, so the charges against Eugene Gilyard and Lance Felder are being dropped.

06/18/2014

(Axisphilly.org's web site on Wednesday, June 11th.  Graphic by Ed Fischer)

Temple Pulls Plug On AxisPhilly.org; Project To Reboot As Journalism Incubator

Axis Philly was a non-profit run by Temple University’s Center for Public Interest Journalism.

06/13/2014

(Zane Memeger, the US attorney for Eastern Pennsylvania, opens a prescription drug abuse conference at Temple University.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

In Philadelphia, Seeking Answers for Prescription Drug Abuse in Colleges

The conference brings together academics and government drug policy officials to examine prescription drug abuse among college students.

06/11/2014

(Paula Nagle.  Photo provided by Marshall Financial Group)

Bucks Co. Financial Expert Worries About New Student Loan Rules

“It’s kind of a double-edge sword,” says Paula Nagle of the Marshall Financial Group, based in Doylestown.

06/09/2014

Capital Bikeshare in Washington, DC

Innovative Plans Underway For Philadelphia Bike Share

A bill authorizing the delivery of a bicycle sharing system has moved favorably out of committee to the full Council for a spring of 2015 launch with 60-stations and 600-bikes.

06/09/2014

(credit: CBS3)

ADL Calls For Stronger Response From Temple After Professor Questions Holocaust

The Anti-Defamation League of Philadelphia has sent a letter to Temple University expressing concern over the posts of an adjunct professor on a listserv questioning the number of Jews killed in the Holocaust.

06/03/2014

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 34,075 other followers