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.

As a transfer student, Anthony Amato got the support he needed at Temple University’s College of Liberal Arts. One day, he hopes to support people back in his hometown by working in state politics.

Political Science

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Learn how Aurora Kripa, CLA ’05, went from a Psychology and Italian major at the College of Liberal Arts to CEO of a nonprofit providing in-home services for the elderly.

Italian, Psychology

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Temple University professors and students are among those conducting the highest level of research in American academia. A College of Liberal Arts professor’s NEH Grant-funded project highlights why that mattes for students.


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The College of Liberal Arts is honored to welcome top scholars from around the world this academic year.