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Outdoor Smoking Bans Are Spreading — and Useless

Let’s get one thing out of the way: Smoking kills you. It’s the leading cause of preventable death in the United States, and every year half […]

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The Path to a Cure: Temple HIV Treatment Milestone Was 5 Years in the Making

Temple University researchers are one step closer to eliminating HIV in humans. This month, a team of interdisciplinary researchers led by professor Kamel Khalili released the results of […]

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NextUp: The Philly Brain Researcher Working to Eliminate HIV

“NextUp” is a weekly NextHealth PHL feature that highlights the local leaders, organizations and research shaping the Greater Philadelphia region’s life sciences ecosystem. Email qmuse@phillymag.com with […]

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Temple Students Rally to Save Food Trucks Threatened by Enforcement

A Temple University student has started a petition in support of the school’s 50 food trucks, which will be affected by upcoming enforcement of a […]

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Why Schools Like Temple Choose to Go Tobacco-Free

On Tuesday, Temple University president Richard M. Englert announced that the school’s North Philadelphia campus will go tobacco-free as early as July 1st. Soon, students will […]

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This Spin Instructor’s Week Involved Celebrity Sightings and Stolen Cars

Who I am: Raymond Smeriglio (@rsmerg11), 26, living in the Italian Market area What I do: I’m a major gift officer at Villanova University’s Charles Widger School […]


After Mumps Outbreak, Temple to Require New Students to Get Vaccinated

Temple University will begin requiring new students to be vaccinated against mumps after a recent outbreak of the viral disease. Mark Denys, Temple’s director of student health […]

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The Temple Mascot Just Got Married, and The Eagles Mascot Officiated

Valentine’s Day romance is not just confined to the human world, okay? Animal friends can and should get in on the love, especially when their […]


Jefferson in Talks to Acquire Temple’s Fox Chase Cancer Center

Thomas Jefferson and Temple universities are kicking off the year with a big announcement: Jefferson is pursuing Temple’s Fox Chase Cancer Center. The two organizations have […]


Has Temple University Lost Its Way?

The soft-spoken president of Temple University, Dick Englert, talks to Patrick O’Connor, the school’s chairman of the board of trustees, every day. The two men […]

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Can We All Agree Now That College Rankings Are Bunk?

America loves a list. Twenty best places to live! Ten scariest movies! Eight ways to improve your love life! The downside, of course, is that […]

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Pa. Auditor General to Probe Tuition Rates at Temple University

Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale has announced plans for a significant performance audit of Temple University. DePasquale’s probe will examine Temple’s tuition rates, capital improvements (including […]


Ex-Temple Frat President Facing New Sexual Assault Charges

The ex-president of a Temple University fraternity who was charged with attempted rape in May is now facing additional sexual assault charges stemming from a […]


U.S. Dept. of Education Probes Temple Over Business School Scandal

The U.S. Department of Education is investigating Temple University’s business school over its online MBA program scandal. Philly.com reports that the federal agency will investigate whether […]


Ex-Temple Frat President to Stand Trial on Sexual Assault Charges

The former Temple University fraternity president accused of attempted rape will stand trial for seven sexual assault-related charges next month. During a preliminary hearing at the Criminal […]