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MESA Program uses Aquaponics to Combat Hunger in Philadelphia

Engineering, in partnership with the Temple University Ambler Aquaponics Lab, the school district’s Career Technical Education (CTE) program, and six area schools, is sponsoring 30 students from W.B. Saul, Abraham Lincoln and George Washington Carver high schools, in an 18-month project to build and place aquaponics systems in the heart of North Philadelphia.

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.

Temple University Ambler Homecoming royalty.

From the “Homecoming Festival” to the crowning of Ambler’s own Homecoming royalty, there are plenty of opportunities to show your Temple pride leading up to the Homecoming Game on October 14!

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.

With her successful business Gardens on the Go, Tina Sottolano-Cain specializes in indoor and outdoor container gardens for home, office, or “anywhere that someone wants to grow plants.”

With her successful business Gardens on the Go, Tina Sottolano-Cain specializes in indoor and outdoor container gardens for home, office, or “anywhere that someone wants to grow plants.”

Temple University Municipal Police Academy Cadets Support Special Olympics Fall Festival

Police departments and other branches of law enforcement have provided dedicated support to the Special Olympics since its earliest days. It’s an honor they carry with distinction and pride. On November 10, 10 cadets from the Temple University Municipal Police Academy had the chance to be a part of that tradition during Special Olympics Fall Festival 2017. Temple’s Police Academy training takes place at the Ambler Campus.

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