College News

This is our life’s work—and we’re working to share our life’s next chapter with you. Temple College of Liberal Arts students, alumni and faculty are forging new paths every day in dozens of exciting disciplines, and we want you to know about them! Read about their discoveries, accomplishments and events here and please contact us if you have a story you think we should tell. From Africology to Criminal Justice, from Psychology to Spanish, the College teaches its students how to see the world from new perspectives and make a meaningful impact in their chosen field. Follow their adventures here and see where their journeys lead them next.

Image of students, faculty and staff at the international career event

Last week, the College of Liberal Arts’ Professional Development team welcomed CLA students to a networking event that brought local employers with international reach directly to students to share details about their organizations and answer student questions.

Global Studies

Max Young and others practicing drums

The psychology major graduated from CLA in 2012 after transferring to Temple University from Penn State University. Young says Temple helped inspire him to launch his own business, and he’s now looking for CLA student to intern for him.

Neuroscience, Psychology

graphic image that reads "2019 Diamond Research Scholar Winners" with an illustration of a diamond

The scholars will each receive a stipend to develop a research project with their faculty mentor this summer and complete the project this fall. Congrats to all our winners!

Volunteers from the College of Liberal Arts’ Psychology Department and Neuroscience Program spent Brain Awareness Week at two local high schools, getting students excited about brain science.

Neuroscience, Psychology

photo of Jodi Kantor on stage at mitten hall addressing audience

Jodi Kantor was one of two investigative reporters who broke the Harvey Weinstein story for the New York Times in 2017. In a Mitten Hall talk attended by hundreds of Temple students, Kantor spoke about the legacy of her report and the future of the #MeToo movement.