Intellectual Heritage News

For five decades, Temple undergraduate students have taken part in the Intellectual Heritage program. With such a rich history of liberal arts learning, the College has many stories to share about our students, alumni and faculty. Read them below and contact us if you have an Intellectual Heritage story you think might fit here. Intellectual Heritage exposes students to intellectually and artistically relevant works of literature from diverse global cultures. During these core humanities courses, faculty and students explore the significance of the works and their influence on ancient and modern society.

Faculty Retirees and Award-Winners Honored at Annual Celebration
2017 faculty retirees

Faculty, staff and alumni gathered in Shusterman Hall to honor retiring faculty members and the recipients of College of Liberal Arts Teaching Awards.

Reacting to the Past at Temple: Not Just Fun and Games
Studnets in an Intellectual Heritage class

The Constitutional Convention, Greenwich Village in 1913 and Athens in 403 BC are all settings for Intellectual Heritage's historical role playing game.

'It’s Like a Special Club': Inside the Urban Owls
Urban Owls students at the Liberty Bell

The College of Liberal Arts living-learning community allows students to interact with faculty members as they explore Temple's extended campus: Philadelphia.

Ta-Nehisi Coates Kicks off History Department's Series on Plunder
Ta-Nehisi Coates

Watch highlights from the acclaimed author's lecture at Temple.