...in schools. Temple joins the School District of Philadelphia to prepare more students for college.
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$29 million grant to promote access to higher education
Temple is joining the School District of Philadelphia and other partners in a $29 million GEAR UP grant for college readiness. Among all higher education partners, Temple represents the largest footprint, engaging with six high schools and 21 middle schools throughout North Philadelphia.
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Cross-cultural connections
Meet Natalia Deng and Vinit Shah, two international students who had the chance to reconnect with the alumna who hosted them for their first Thanksgiving dinner last year.
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Fox’s Ellen Weber loves
her job
So much so that she recently appeared in Philadelphia magazine’s “I Love My Job” feature, where she talked Temple, tech and cocktails.
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Do the robot
For the College of Engineering community, that doesn’t mean dance. During National Engineers Week, faculty and students displayed robots that they designed and built.
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12:30 p.m. | Gladfelter Hall
Choreographies of Landscape: Signs of Performance in Yosemite National Park
3 p.m. | Howard Gittis Student Center
View from the CEO: Leadership, Strategy and Investing in Uncertain Times
5:30 p.m. | Anderson Hall
Spring 2017 Poets & Writers Series
7:30 p.m. | Temple Performing Arts Center
Temple University Concert Series
On the horizon
March 3
Sustaining Creative Energy: A Panel Discussion
March 3
Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon
March 4
FMA Documentary Student Screening
March 6
As a City Upon a Hill: How an Unknown Text Became a Foundation Stone of American National Identity
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