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In Memoriam
U.S. Jewish history scholar Murray Friedman dies.

MAC pact
Library shows Evening
Bulletin photos.
May 26, 2005
Vol. 35, No. 31

   Temple joins Mid-American Conference for Football
   Temple University President David Adamany has announced that the University has accepted an invitation for its football program to compete in the Mid American

Commencement 2005

   Parents, friends and families filled the Liacouras Center last Thursday for Temple’s 118th Commencement ceremony. Some 7,160 graduates donned the traditional black gowns, mortarboards and velvet hoods, a relic of medieval ceremony — and a juxtaposition for the many using cell phones to locate loved ones in the stands and to snap digital photos for posterity.

Commencement 2005 photo gallery

Outstanding graduates' stories

Commencement 2005

Temple feeds billions into
Pa., regional economies
    Temple University generates billions of dollars for the economies of the commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the Delaware Valley and the city of Philadelphia, according to recent findings by Econsult Corp., a Philadelphia economic analysis firm. [more]

Temple’s credit rating with S&P improves
    Temple has improved its grade from Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services, receiving an A+ during its most recent evaluation. [more]

Knight Foundation grant puts arts within reach of middle schoolers
    For six weeks, middle grade students at Dunbar and Temple's other Partnership Schools have been exploring new worlds of art -- many for the first time -- through a grant from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and the support of three community-minded Philadelphia arts groups. [more]


Sbarro Institute’s funding renewed [more]

Khalili receives $6.1M
for neuro-AIDS research
Fox math competition exposes students to actuarial science program [more]
Adamany seeks minimum graduate faculty standards [more]
Hagen testifies on moving
Pa. presidential primary

In Memoriam
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Awards & Achievements
Research Notes