Jerome Hinds is pointing his Landscape Architecture degree directly at a career in urban design and stormwater management. Hinds is president of Temple’s Landscape Architecture and Horticulture Association and a member of the team that created Temple’s multiple award-winning 2014 Philadelphia Flower Show Exhibit.
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Temple University Ambler is offering dozens of new and returning Summer Education Camp programs, which provide kids, ‘tweens and teens with a broad range of opportunities, from building and programming robots to music and voice production and much more.
The Center for Sustainable Communities at Temple University received $25,000 to develop “Green Neighborhood Tool Kits” and train community-based organizations serving Philadelphia low-income neighborhoods.
Sergeant Rebeca Cruz-Esteves, a reservist in the Army National Guard as well as a full-time student, is a perfect example of how Temple’s veteran and active duty students take charge of their futures while protecting their country.
Star Power: Casts of Light that Stir and Spellbind was awarded a Silver Medal by the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society; the American Horticultural Society Environmental Award; the Alfred M. Campbell Memorial Trophy; a Special Achievement Award of the Garden Club Federation of Pennsylvania; and a PHS Special Achievement Award.”
Temple is the first university in the country to receive a brownfields planning grant form the Environmental Protection Agency.
The Temple University Department of Landscape Architecture and Horticulture will present “Star Power: Casts of Light that Stir and Spellbind” at the Philadelphia Flower Show from February 28 through March 8.
Movement and Learning in Early Childhood will be offered online with one full-day Saturday class that may be taken at Temple University Ambler or Temple University Harrisburg during the first summer session of 2015, which begins on May 11.
An historic weekend of remembrance will begin in Selma, Alabama, starting on March 5. People will come from all over the country to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1965 Selma-to-Montgomery voting rights march. Front and center among the commemorators will be Temple University Ambler’s own Debra Powell-Wright.
With “Star Power: Casts of Light that Stir and Spellbind,” students and faculty in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Horticulture will take visitors on a journey through the blue-tinged, shadowy "blue hour" and the sun-dappled "magic hour."