News and Announcements

Kathleen Salisbury, newly appointed Director of the Ambler Arboretum of Temple University

After a 25-year career that has touched upon nearly every aspect of the green industry, Kathleen Salisbury is bringing her knowledge and experiences to Temple University Ambler as the new Director of the Ambler Arboretum.

Students from Temple University's College Bound Academy explore the gardens at Temple Ambler

While students in Temple’s College Bound Academy spent a week discovering everything the University has to offer, a visit to Temple University Ambler gave participants the opportunity to explore “green” careers.

The new Ambler Campus Bookstore in Learning Center Room 102

As a new school year begins, Temple University Ambler is updating and adding facilities to provide students their best Temple experience inside and out of the classroom.

Faith Tiberio, center, helps to dedicate the Hilda Justice Artifacts Collection in 2011.

Faith Tiberio was a true force of — and force for — nature. With her recent passing at the age of 92, the Ambler Campus has lost a champion, but her dedication and support will never be forgotten.

Tracey DePaul, Animal Assisted Therapist at Wordsworth Academy, gets a kiss from Snow the cockatoo

At Wordsworth Academy in Fort Washington, the Temple University Ambler Aquaponics Lab and Wordsworth administrators are creating an aquaponics system that provides a unique support system for educational programs and an important connection to sustainability and environmental education.

Rose Valley Creek in the Ambler Arboretum of Temple University

The first “Temple Ambler EarthFest Presents” event will be the Ambler Arboretum BioBlitz! The BioBlitz will be held from 12 p.m. Friday, October 6 to 12 p.m. Saturday, October 7 and is free and open to the public.

Office of Sustainability to host Climate Action Town Hall at Temple Ambler

Through September and October, the Office of Sustainability is hosting a series of Climate Action Plan Town Halls designed to provide students the opportunity to share their thoughts, ideas and visions for a greener Temple University. A Climate Action Town Hall will be held at Temple University Ambler on Thursday, September 21 at 12 p.m. in Bright Hall Room 106.

Ambler Arboretum BioBlitz - October 6 and 7

Designed for novices and experts alike, the Ambler Arboretum BioBlitz on October 6 and 7 will include several programs designed to help participants identify wildlife and plants.

More than 100 people — longtime friends and many new faces — joined together to celebrate the past, present and future of the arboretum and the campus at Temple Ambler in Bloom

The success of Temple Ambler and the Ambler Arboretum has always been dependent on the support of the campus community and valued friends. That was certainly evident by everyone who visited campus for Temple Ambler in Bloom in September.