Temple University

Moshe Porat
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Steve Tawa
May 02, 2019 - 1:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The former dean of Temple University's Fox School of Business, who was fired after accusations surfaced that he falsified data to inflate Temple's rankings to U.S. News and World Report, is answering his critics with a lawsuit, while the university stands by its...
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Schuylkill River
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Pat Loeb
May 01, 2019 - 3:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After years of warnings that the Schuylkill River was in danger of becoming impassable, city and local university officials announced Wednesday that together they have raised $4.5 million for a dredging project. The Schuylkill Navy, which oversees Boathouse Row,...
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Mike DeNardo
April 28, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Six-thousand Philadelphia high school seniors will gather on Wednesday for a sendoff before their college careers. Last year, former First Lady Michelle Obama visited the Liacouras Center for the School District of Philadelphia's annual "College Signing Day," an...
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The city sent Temple University food truck vendors about leaving their trucks overnight.
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Andrew Kramer
April 25, 2019 - 9:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For 25 years, Long Nguyen has been serving fruit salad and smoothies out of his food truck on Temple University's campus. And for 25 years, he's left his truck on the street after closing up for the day. But he and dozens of other food truck vendors on campus who also...
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Temple Owls wide receiver Isaiah Wright (13) celebrates in the end zone after scoring a touchdown past Cincinnati Bearcats cornerback Cameron Jefferies (14) and safety Darrick Forrest (5) during overtime.
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Matt Leon
April 23, 2019 - 4:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Spring workouts are an important piece of a college football team's preparations under any circumstances, but they are especially critical when a new coach is taking over a program. That is the situation at Temple University where new head coach Rod Carey's Owls...
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Temple University campus.
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Ian Bush
April 22, 2019 - 4:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Temple University used Earth Day to unveil its 30-year plan to combat climate change as the school aims to be carbon-neutral by 2050. "We're trying to create a healthy community for future generations," said Temple sustainability director Kathleen Grady. With self-...
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Connor Caruso, president of the Temple Community Garden, stands in front of some of the beds students and neighborhood residents will plant with vegetables.
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Mark Abrams
April 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An urban garden is providing a unique learning experience for Temple University students who are sharing the fresh vegetables it produces with their North Philadelphia neighbors. Connor Caruso, a Temple junior from Pittsburgh, is president of the Temple Community...
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Matt Leon
April 13, 2019 - 5:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Temple University women's lacrosse team will visit Cincinnati Saturday in American Athletic Conference play. The Owls are led by junior attacker Maddie Gebert, who has scored a team high 24 goals in 12 games this season. It has become quite apparent that there is...
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Justin Udo
April 06, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A big change is on the way at Temple University. Temple's campus is going tobacco-free come July 1, which means no cigarettes, vapes, cigars or any other tobacco products. “I think it's incredibly important to have a tobacco free campus,” said student Kirstin Chalupa...
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Aaron McKie was introduced as Temple's new head coach on Tuesday after working as an assistant coach last season.
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Ed Benkin
April 02, 2019 - 8:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Aaron McKie knew last year he would become the head coach at Temple University. The moment was still an emotional one when it became official. McKie was introduced as Temple's new head coach on Tuesday after working as an assistant coach last season. The move was...
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