News and Announcements

A view of the Louise Bush-Brown Formal Perennial Garden in the Ambler Arboretum of Temple University

On Saturday, September 16, the Ambler Campus will host Temple Ambler in Bloom, formerly Rhapsody in Bloom, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. in the Louise Bush-Brown Formal Perennial Garden. The name may have changed, but the mission remains the same.

Temple ProRanger alumni help prepare new students for the National Park Service

Since graduating, many of ProRanger Philadelphia alumni have returned to support the program and act as mentors for current Temple students. Seven ProRanger alumni took part in leadership camp this year.

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.

Hamed Lavasani will graduate with a Master of Landscape Architecture degree from Temple University.

To honor our graduating class, Temple University Ambler is profiling just a few of the shining examples of the class of 2017.

Victoria Uritsky will graduate from Temple University with a degree in Biology.

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.

Benjamin Snyder graduated with a degree in Horticulture from Temple University.

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.

Megan Bazin will graduate with a degree in Horticulture from Temple University.

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.

Derek Suomi will graduate with a degree in Landscape Architecture from Temple University.
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 EarthFest 2017 welcomes 6,000

A warm, beautiful day helped welcomed more than 6,000 visitors for a day of celebrating the Earth at Temple University Ambler’s EarthFest 2017 on Earth Day, April 28.