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Living the legacy, 365 days a year
Temple students, faculty and staff commit to creating stronger communities throughout the year—not only on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Meet the Owls who continue Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy with their service work.
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Library, meet press. Press, meet library.
Temple leads the charge in library-press integration that will increase publishing opportunities for students and faculty.
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Honoring an author shaped by North Philadelphia
Ibram X. Kendi, CLA ’07, ’10, won the 2016 National Book Award for his book, Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America.
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World Without Temple
Traveler’s assurance
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Four-time ambassador Johnny Young, FOX ’66, was a diplomat in 11 countries and became an advocate for migrants and refugees around the globe.
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Can’t. Stop. Winning.
The women’s basketball team having a team huddle.
The women’s basketball team clinched its ninth consecutive win in a road-trip victory over Tulsa. The winning streak started when the team crushed Villanova Dec. 10.
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Campus announcement
Remembering a longtime Owl
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Janet Carruth, esteemed assistant secretary of Temple’s Board of Trustees, passed away Saturday. There will be a visitation at McIlvane Funeral Home, 3711 Midvale Ave. in Philadelphia, on Thursday, Jan. 19, 6:30–7:30 p.m. followed immediately by a service.
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On the Horizon
Jan. 18
Cookie Jar & Java at Tyler School of Art
Jan. 19
Rite of Swing Jazz Cafe
Jan. 20
Ocotillo Group Exhibition Reception
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