Lewis Katz

Trustee and University Supporter Lewis Katz is Remembered

Lewis Katz, a vibrant member of the Temple University community and recent honorary degree recipient, was killed in a plane crash on May 31, 2014. Katz was also a long-time member of the Temple Board of Trustees. His death is a tragedy and incalculable loss for Temple.

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Toss Your Caps

Class of 2014 Shows Owl Pride at "Toss Your Caps" Event

Days before Temple's Commencement, more than 40 of our graduates attended Mayor Michael Nutter's citywide graduation celebration. This event draws hundreds of Philadelphia college and university students who collectively "toss their caps" to show their jubilation.

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Students in a Research Lab

Temple Students Awarded Prestigious NSF Fellowships

Seven Temple University graduate students were awarded prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowships Program grants. Temple chemistry students made a particularly strong showing, with three awardees.

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