How do you plan on celebrating Earth Day this year? EarthFest 2017, Temple University Ambler’s annual outdoor educational festival celebrating Earth Day, will be held on Friday, April 28, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine.
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When Temple University Biology major Victoria Uritsky begins her job scribing at Abington Hospital, she’ll be entering familiar territory. The 22-year old has already put in hundreds of volunteer hours at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.
Horticulture major Benjamin Snyder didn’t just “Fly in Four.” He flew in 3.5, completing his degree at Temple University a full semester early.
Horticulture major Megan Bazin would be perfectly content living off the land given the opportunity. Modern life — bills to pay, responsibilities to meet — sometimes get in the way of “simple plans.” Bazin, however, has found the perfect compromise — urban agriculture. She just took the scenic route to get there.
Landscape Architecture senior Derek Suomi has accepted a position with a large, multidisciplinary design firm, Kimley Horn, which was ranked #11 out of 100 by Fortune magazine, as the best company to work for in 2017.
Temple University Ambler is planning dozens of new and returning Summer Education Camp programs, which provide kids and teens with a broad range of opportunities, from building and programming robots to video game design and forensic science.
“Nieuwpolders: Regenerating the Dutch Custom of Land Recovery,” draws upon the strength and spirit of Dutch land reclamation, compelling visitors to cultivate more natural space in our regional landscapes.
Recent Temple graduates Austin Smith and Justin Santoro have developed a “one-stop shopping” real-time monitoring system for aquaponics
Barbara Korns, who has been a part of the Temple University community for 24 years, has been appointed Director of Business Development and Strategic Partnerships in University College.
According to Dr. Laura Toran, Temple University Ambler is perfectly situated as a central point between several watersheds, making it a great location for the study of urban hydrology.