Marcus Forst
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Kim Glovas
March 05, 2019 - 8:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For the first time ever, a senior physics major at Temple University has been named as one of the prestigious Knight-Hennessy Scholars . The scholarship for 23-year-old Marcus Forst grants him a full ride for his graduate education at Stanford University. The...
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Temple University campus.
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Antionette Lee
February 24, 2019 - 10:36 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Temple University has launched a new scholarship, the Broad Street Finish Line Scholarship, to help more first-generation college students succeed. "We are just trying to do more for them in helping them cross that finish line to graduation," said vice provost for...
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Rutgers University–Camden and Community College of Philadelphia
Rutgers University–Camden, Community College of Philadelphia
Justin Udo
October 15, 2018 - 1:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Rutgers University–Camden and the Community College of Philadelphia are testing new waters in an initiative meant to provide a seamless transition for transfer students. The institutions are working together on a dual admissions and core-to-core transfer agreement...
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Temple University campus
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Shara Dae Howard
September 17, 2018 - 8:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Temple University is leading a new national initiative as part of a campaign to offer scholarships for incoming international students. The #YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship is a campaign that lets international students know that American higher education is available...
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More than 100 Camden children graduated from a pre-K program at formal ceremonies on the Rutgers-Camden campus Friday morning.
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David Madden
June 22, 2018 - 11:37 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — More than 100 Camden children graduated, so to speak, from a pre-K program at formal ceremonies on the Rutgers-Camden campus Friday morning. They now move on to formal education, many with the promise of a college scholarship if they do well in school over the next...
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Katherine Johnson
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June 04, 2018 - 10:21 am
INSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) — Katherine Johnson, the NASA mathematician whose calculations helped astronauts return to Earth, is being honored at her alma mater with a bronze statue and a scholarship in her time. West Virginia State University says a dedication ceremony is planned for Aug. 25, the day...
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