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Temple University hosts events that span institutional, academic, student and alumni events to bring together the entire community. Stay informed about universitywide events where you can connect with the Temple leaders and offices, fellow Owls, and faculty and staff.

Featured Events

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Temple University Opera Theater: ‘Hänsel and Gretel’

Saturday, April 8, 2023 | 3 p.m.

Temple University’s Boyer College of Music and Dance and Center for the Cinematic and Performing Arts presents ‘Hänsel and Gretel’ at the Tomlinson Theater.

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Democratic Mayoral Debate

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 | 6:30–8:00 p.m.

FOX 29 Philadelphia presents the 2023 Democratic Mayoral Primary Debate hosted at Temple University. Candidates will face off to debate a variety of issues that are most important to Philadelphians.

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Acres of Diamonds Gala

Thursday, May 18, 2023 | 6–11 p.m.

Join us at Citizens Bank Park as we celebrate the 68th Annual Acres of Diamonds Gala—the marquee fundraiser for Temple Health. Proceeds from the Acres of Diamonds Gala supports investments in vital, lifesaving patient care across Temple Health campuses, in the community and throughout the region.

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Annual Events

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Annual Concert: Temple University Choirs and the Temple University Symphony Orchestra

Friday, March 31, 2023 | 7:30 p.m.

Temple University Choirs and the Temple University Symphony Orchestra present a performance at the Kimmel Center’s Verizon Hall.

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Spring Football Game

Saturday, April 8, 2023 | 3 p.m.

Cheer on the Temple University Owls at the spring football game. This event takes place at the Edberg-Olson Complex.

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The Stellas

Tuesday, April 25, 2023 | 7:30 p.m.

Join us at the Liacouras Center for our award ceremony celebrating Temple University student-athlete academic achievement.

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Cultural Unity Week

Wednesday, April 26, 2023 | 1–2:30 p.m.

In celebrating pride, Temple University invites graduating LGBTQIA+ seniors and their allies to apply for recognition at this annual event held at the Howard Gittis Student Center. All honorees will receive rainbow cords.

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Rites of Passage Ceremony

Thursday, April 27, 2023

Join us for this historical event in presenting Kente stoles to graduating seniors identifying within the Afro-diaspora. Submissions for recognition at this event should be received no later than April 15, 2023. All honorees will receive a Kente stole. The ceremony will be held in the Howard Gittis Student Center.

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Thursday, May 11, 2023 | 9:30 a.m.

Family and friends are welcome to celebrate our graduates’ academic achievements at Commencement and participate in the graduation activities at our schools and colleges.

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Friday, Aug. 25, 2023 | 11 a.m.

Join us at Convocation to celebrate the arrival of our undergraduate first-year and transfer students.

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Alumni Events

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Temple Made Days

March 27–April 1, 2023

Schools, colleges and departments and others host events to celebrate Temple University alumni.

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30 Under 30 and Gallery of Success Celebration

Friday, March 31, 2023 | 4–6 p.m.

We celebrate Temple University’s 30 Under 30 honorees, trailblazing young alumni who make the world a better place, and our Gallery of Success, where we recognize graduates from Temple’s 17 schools and colleges for their outstanding professional achievement.

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Jefferson Dad Vail Regatta

Friday, May 12, 2023

The Temple University Owls crew team is competing in the the Jefferson Dad Vail Regatta, which is the largest collegiate regatta in the U.S. with over 100 participating colleges and universities. Join your fellow alumni to cheer them on.