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.

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Temple University proudly memorialized the first meeting of Eric and Shari Schlesinger by dedicating a plaque to Shari in Hardwick Hall.

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Now a director of growth at a marketing agency, Plotts credits the unique perspective and knowledge of how to learn from CLA with propelling his career.

English, Philosophy

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Trying something different can be uncomfortable at first, but it can lead to a world of exciting new possibilities, and more students should give it a try.

Geography and Urban Studies

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The Pennsylvania Capital Semester internship program gives College of Liberal Arts students the chance to grow professionally through rewarding political work.

Economics, Political Science