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Story Archives: Fall 2006

Temple research center leads way in reducing Asian health disparities
[more] (1/15/07)
Psychology’s Nora Newcombe honored with 2006 Award for Distinguished Service
to Psychological Science [more] (1/8/07)
Bennett Lorber, MD, appointed a master by the American College of Physicians
[more] (1/8/07)
School of Medicine researchers awarded NIH grants [more] (1/5/07)
UPS grant to support literacy programs in Partnership Schools [more] (1/24/07)
Temple University Press wins three Choice awards [more] (1/24/07)
Student takes bronze in world rock, paper, scissors contest [more] (12/20/06)
International business students take learning outside of the classroom
[more] (12/20/06)
Computer Services’ Barbara Dolhansky named a top leader in IT [more] (12/18/06)
Fox professor’s research aims to improve life in Montgomery County
[more] (12/18/06)
Temple unveils The Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry [more] (12/13/06)
Young entrepreneur makes $1 million gift to Fox School of Business
[more] (12/13/06)
'A Celebration of Women in Higher Education' [more] (12/13/06)
Fox School's Alter Hall officially under way [more] (12/6/06)
Special feature: Ways to give back during the 2006 holidays [more] (11/29/06)
Football attendance wins student a semester’s free tuition [more] (12/6/06)
Pulmonary health research: Go to church and breathe easier [more] (12/6/06)
Developmental psychologist advises against electronic educational toys
[more] (12/6/06)
Ian Maitin appointed chair of physical medicine and rehabilitation [more] (12/6/06)
Temple names Shari Clarke associate vice president of Student Affairs
[more] (12/6/06)
Beyond Temple: Professor safaris in Africa to help tourism, conservation
[more] (12/6/06)
STHM collaborates with the National Tour Association [more] (12/6/06)
ROTC takes top honors for second year [more] (12/6/06)

Temple’s student newspaper receives honor [more] (12/6/06)

Program education coordinator Brooks featured in book on America's diversity
[more] (12/6/06)
The Commonwealth Court comes to Temple University [more] (12/6/06)
Temple showcases its global presence [more] (12/6/06)

Steven J. Bell named assoc. univ. librarian for research and instructional
services [more] (12/6/06)

English department faculty members win prestigious arts fellowships
[more] (12/6/06)
NOVEMBER 2006 [PDF ISSUES: Nov. 2 , Nov. 9 , Nov. 16, Nov. 30]
'88' a special number at Hospital [more] (11/29/06)
Musser winners discuss entrepreneurship at awards dinner [more] (11/29/06)
Nancy Henkin inducted into Ashoka Fellowship [more] (11/29/06)
Fox School to break ground for new building [more] (11/29/06)
WNBA creates Community Leadership Award in honor of Dawn Staley
[more] (11/22/06)
Student lends an ear at local Latino radio station [more] (11/22/06)
Beyond Temple: Michelle Bonilla [more] (11/22/06)
Social work goes international [more] (11/22/06)
Temple to lead mid-Atlantic consortium for national oxygen study [more] (11/22/06)
New obesity research presented by Temple faculty [more] (11/22/06)
New Enterprise Management Consulting Practice Web site [more] (11/22/06)
Temple's STHM wins 2006 Award for community service [more] (11/22/06)
Honors business students compete in international case study competition
Franklin Davis wins John Scott Award [more] (11/22/06)
Special feature: Ways to give back during the 2006 holidays [more] (11/15/06)
In Memoriam: Arnold Boyd [more] (11/15/06)
Cinema and Media Seminar produces citywide collaboration [more] (11/15/06)
Spiro hire boosts rising international law programs [more] (11/15/06)
Football author, analyst, and commentator to visit Paley Library [more] (11/15/06)
Q&A session about avian flu with medicine's Thomas Fekete [more] (11/15/06)
Research: Smallpox vaccination effort needs shot in the arm [more] (11/15/06)
FEMA, Temple partner to assess floodplain risk [more] (11/14/06)
Temple University Physicians appoints new officers [more] (11/15/06)
Hospital and Medicine's Goldberg named 2006 Woman of Distinction
[more] (11/15/06)
High-school students learn media savvy [more] (11/15/06)
The congressional elections are finally over — now what? [more] (11/10/06)
Temple Opera presents Offenbach's "Tales of Hoffmann" Nov. 17 & 19
[more] (11
Temple Theaters stages "Our Lady of 121st Street" Nov. 16–Dec. 2
[more] (11/10/06)
Traditional books provide more positive parent-child interaction [more] (11/9/06)
Global Temple Conference to showcase international research, expertise
[more] (11/7/06)
Gerry Lenfest receives Fox School's Award for Excellence in Leadership
[more] (10/30/06)
Temple has rock-solid presence at the Geological Society of America meeting
[more] (11/7/06)
Temple University Libraries’ Urban Archives receive $250k endowment
Portable heart monitor plan wins Innovative Idea Competition [more] (11/7/06)
Jack Kent Cooke winner chooses Tyler graduate painting program [more] (11/7/06)
In Memoriam: Robert F. Marler, retired head of the English department
[more] (11/7/06)
In Memoriam: Robert E. Lana, social psychology professor [more] (11/6/06)
Army Ad historian says Army Strong campaign may face uphill battle
Temple joins multi-university violence prevention study [more] (11/6/06)
Temple breaks ground for new Medical School Building [more] (11/1/06)
Peer educators trade megaphone for porcelain [more] (11/1/06)
'Mining History for African Voices' Nov. 7 [more] (11/1/06)
TUJ’s Kingston explains Japan’s place in a volatile region [more] (11/1/06)
How Computer Services protects a small-city network from cyber attacks
[more] (11/1/06)
Political scientists predict Dems gain House based on poll analysis [more] (11/1/06)
Co-op program helps engineer growth of Career Fair [more] (11/1/06)
Partnership Schools show improved test scores [more] (11/1/06)
'New India' seminar examines complexities of a nation gone global [more] (11/1/06)
Perception of educational quality linked to racial makeup of schools [more] (11/1/06)
Education's Sewell honored for work in Jamaica [more] (11/1/06)
OCTOBER 2006 [PDF ISSUES: Oct. 5, Oct. 12, Oct. 19, Oct. 26]
Temple/Inquirer Poll: Casey increases lead over Santorum [more] (10/30/06)
Big plays bring Owls Homecoming victory [more] (10/28/06)
Gen-Ed pilot courses to debut spring 2007 [more] (10/26/06)
'Campaign 2006' class gives students real campaign experience [more] (10/26/06)
'Ragtime' opens Temple Theaters 2006-07 season [more] (10/26/06)
College of Education named a Center for Teaching Excellence [more] (10/26/06)
Law School grads No. 1 in key Bar Exam pass rate [more] (10/26/06)
'Historical Legacies in International Affairs' Oct. 27 [more] (10/26/06)
Football team demonstrates commitment to character, generosity [more] (10/26/06)
Student Center renamed to honor trustee, benefactor Gittis [more] (10/26/06)
Executive MBA program ranked top 20 in the U.S. [more] (10/23/06)
'Empathetic' exhibit opens Temple Gallery in its new location [more] (10/20/06)
Committee to seek Blockson Afro-American Collection curator [more] (10/20/06)
Homecoming 2006 celebrates 'The New TU' [more] (10/19/06)
Temple, Penn State named top entrepreneurship educators [more] (10/18/06)
Ambler Learning Center dedicated [more] (10/17/06)
Pa. Sen. Specter visits criminal justice class [more] (10/17/06)
Professor helping teach children to ‘Snack Smart’ [more] (10/17/06)
NSF grants $3.5 mil. for Spatial Intelligence, Learning Center [more] (10/12/06)
Temple gives CBS' Ed Bradley Excellence in the Media Award [more] (10/12/06)
Midnight Madness starts Friday, Oct. 13 [more] (10/11/06)
History Professor Connects Dissenters Past and Present [more] (10/11/06)
School of Dentistry dedicates preclinical lab [more] (10/11/06)
Ritz-Carlton V.P. to discuss life-work balance [more] (10/10/06)
Fundraising for Project Mexico [more] (10/9/06)
Creating a competitive edge in the job hunt [more] (10/9/06)
Center explores the delicate balance of war, conversation [more] (10/6/06)
Physics' Meziani is helping to lead the charge into nuclear future [more] (10/4/06)
Dance concert to feature work of noted dancer-choreographers [more] (10/3/06)
Debate team teaches students the art of verbal warfare [more] (10/3/06)
Translating lab success to humans to treat multiple myeloma [more] (10/3/06)
Part-time MBA students get first-hand look at business in China [more] (10/3/06)
Smoking ban won't hurt business, Temple survey says [more] (10/2/06)


SEPTEMBER 2006 [PDF ISSUES: Sept. 7, Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28]
Temple honors Jimmy Heath at the Kimmel Center jazz concert [more] (9/29/06)
Pennypack Creek floodplain mapping completed [more] (9/29/06)
Event Leadership Executive Certificate Program “best in the world” [more] (9/29/06)
Theater's Hedley honored with Barrymore award [more] (9/28/06)
Level I accreditation for Clinical Simulation and Patient Safety institute [more] (9/28/06)
Recycling efforts bring 2006 Waste Watchers Award [more] (9/26/06)
Brothers unite to advance Temple rugby [more] (9/28/06)
Sweat, leadership, fun define Temple club sports program [more] (9/28/06)
Temple alumna goes back to school, reconnects with students [more] (9/28/06)
Chemistry department leaves its mark in San Francisco [more] (9/28/06)
Temple/Inquirer Poll: Casey leads Santorum by 10 points [more] (9/28/06)
Multicultural Affairs hosts 'Doing business with Temple University' [more] (9/28/06)
Theater's Hedley honored with Barrymore award [more] (9/28/06)
Trustee Spotlight: Ronald R. Donatucci [more] (9/28/06)
Telling Philadelphia's stories through mural art [more] (9/28/06)
Customer Service Week: Oct. 2-6, 2006 [more] (9/28/06)
Temple Lung Center receives top honors [more] (9/28/06)
CHP  Dean Ronald Brown: Data lacking on psychiatric drugs for kids [more] (9/28/06)
Study: Music helps colonoscopy patients tune out test anxiety [more] (9/28/06)
'R U Ready?' Temple's hosts first preparedness fair at Bell Tower [more] (9/21/06)
Temple prepares for possible bird flu epidemic [more] (9/21/06)
Pharmacy establishes Haines Center for Pharmacogenomics, Drug Safety
[more] (9/21/06)
Cosby speaks on urban education [more] (9/21/06)
After a 35-year Temple career, Marvin Gerstein retires [more] (9/21/06)
Temple named among best in the nation for entrepreneurship [more] (9/21/06)
Trustee Spotlight: Robert A. Rovner [more] (9/21/06)
Temple signs agreement with Italy's University of Siena [more] (9/7/06)
Helping HIV patients stick to tough drug regimens [more] (9/14/06)
Penn President Amy Gutman hosts Ann Weaver Hart [more] (9/14/06)
Bomb-sniffing Labrador retriever joins Campus Police [more] (9/14/06)
Grad student aims to enlighten new audiences with concert [more] (9/14/06)
Temple offers one-stop-shopping for election analysis [more] (9/14/06)
The Conwell Inn turns five [more] (9/14/06)
While Hall RA awarded annual scholarship [more] (9/14/06)
Fall arts preview: Get into the lively arts at Temple this season [more] (9/7/06)
Center for the Humanities aids cross-discipline learning [more] (9/7/06)
Kendall wins American Psychological Association award [more] (9/7/06)
Partnership aims to boost life sciences in Philadelphia [more] (9/7/06)
Fulbright scholarship sends history professor to Belgium [more] (9/7/06)
Founder of Dell Inc. visits TECH Center [more] (9/7/06)
William Orr leaves Budget Office after 30 years [more] (9/7/06)
Law professors lead jury trial training seminar in Tokyo [more] (9/7/06)
Ambler Learning Center opens to students [more] (9/7/06)
New Temple Japan buildings accomodate enrollment growth [more] (9/7/06)

AUGUST 2006 [PDF ISSUES: Aug. 24, Aug. 31]
Ann Weaver Hart welcomed as one of TU's own [more] (8/31/06)
'Here and There': What we did on our summer vacations [more] (8/31/06)
Summer Reading book explores bigotry in times of crisis [more] (8/31/06)
The face is familiar: Class of 2010 has a surge in legacies [more] (8/31/06)
Fan Fest draws more than 1,000 to the Linc [more] (8/31/06)
Summer academies give HS seniors a higher ed experience [more] (8/31/06)
Temple's department of dance announces 2006-07 season [more] (8/11/06)
TU Hospital ranked among best for respiratory disorders [more] (8/9/06)
Football program begins preseason practices  [more] (8/9/06)
Temple Theaters announces its 2006-07 season [more] (8/2/06)




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