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$15 Minimum Wage Activists Interrupt Temple President at Trustees Meeting

Activists with the Philadelphia chapter of 15 Now interrupted Temple president Neil Theobald at a Board of Trustees meeting today, about an hour after marching […]


At Temple, Anxious Students but Cautious Normalcy in Face of Monday Threat

Temple University is among the handful of universities in the region treading cautiously today following threats of a “Beta uprising” on the anonymous message board 4chan. […]


Colleges With Highest Salaries 10 Years Later

Around this time of year, it seems like a new ranking of colleges is released every day. But a new one caught my eye. But […]


Government Drops Charges Against Chinese-Born Temple Prof

Federal officials on Friday dropped charges against the Temple professor they had previously said shared confidential technology to his native China. The feds offered no […]


Temple University’s High-Tech Library Gets High Marks at Civic Design Review

Temple University’s flashy new library went before the Civic Design Review Committee on Tuesday, and it might be an understatement to say that the information-only […]


Temple University Plans to Start Demolition at Barton Hall by End of the Week

Here’s a brief update on the status of Temple University’s upcoming $190 million library project. Patricia Madej of The Temple News talked with Dozie Ibeh, assistant vice […]


Three Mega-Projects Slated for Civic Design Review in September

Let’s delve a little deeper into some major projects facing the increasingly colorful Civic Design Review process, shall we? The meeting starts at 1 p.m. on […]


Should Temple Have Investigated Bill Cosby in 2005?

Temple University is in a strange place these days. Though the sexual-assault accusations that have sullied the once-exalted name of Bill Cosby span decades — […]


Restoration Commencing on 100-Year-Old Temple Boathouse

.@Michael_Nutter speaking @ groundbreaking ceremony for the East Park Canoe House @TempleUniv pic.twitter.com/GI0Wwrk3Bg — Jonathan Todd (@JT_MayorsOffice) July 30, 2015 If you’ve made it from […]


Penn Dropping Essay Portion of SAT Test

Editor’s note: The original headline has been changed to reflect that Penn won’t require the essay portion of the SAT Writing test. Remember way back […]


PA Bosses Are Stealing Up to $32 Million a Week From Their Workers

Pennsylvania bosses stiff their workers to the tune $19 million to $32 million each week, a new report from Temple University’s Sheller Center for Social Justice concludes. […]


Go Green: Temple Offers Sneak Peek at “Verdant” Master Plan

Will Temple University ever build that much-whispered about football stadium everyone thinks they’re planning? Speculate all you want, it honestly doesn’t seem like the Owls are […]


Headlines: More Football Stadium Speculation as Temple Demos Buildings

It seems like every time Temple looks to demolish any university-owned structures (of any size), the old football stadium question starts to pop up. Remember […]


Temple Physics Chair Charged With Passing Tech to China

Xiaoxing Xi, the physics department chair at Temple University, has been charged by federal prosecutors with passing semiconductor technology back to his native China. The […]


Partial Building Collapse Near Temple University, No Injuries Reported

#UPDATE: Chopper 3 over the scene of a building collapse in North Philadelphia: http://t.co/gHzGAu88TM pic.twitter.com/4KTnz59SyA — CBS Philly (@CBSPhilly) April 28, 2015 It was a […]