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Griffith wins LGBTQ+ inclusion award

Tue, June 23, 2020
flag image from Griffith University site

Excerpt:

Griffith University has been recognised with Bronze Tier status in the Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI) at the 2020 Australian LGBTQ Inclusion Awards, which were held online.

The University was also one of only two Queensland universities to receive acknowledgement at the awards ceremony and one of ten universities nationally.

Education Abroad's commitment to anti-racism and social justice

Fri, June 5, 2020
we stand against racism and social injustice

Temple Education Abroad is committed to standing against racism and social injustice in the U.S. and around the world. We condemn the unwarranted violence and senseless killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and countless others in the black community. The protests taking place in Philadelphia and around the world have demanded all of our attention, but this problem is not new. This is a call to action: we must all do better.

Global Good Abroad

Wed, December 4, 2019
Global Good

The College of Liberal Arts prepares students for their future lives and careers by exposing them to new perspectives and teaching them how to ask the right questions and think critically about the world around them. For many of our students, experiential learning is one of the best ways to build that skill set. And one of the college’s myriad ways for students to learn outside the classroom is through the Intellectual Heritage Program’s study abroad opportunities.

Brexit Course Teaches Students to Apply Research to Real World

Fri, March 8, 2019
Brexit image

Whether in classrooms abroad or at home, international education is as much about ourselves as about others. Education Abroad’s AVP also teaches political science, and is currently engaging students on Britain’s exit from the European Union. The course draws important parallels between Brexit and trends in the US and elsewhere. Below is an excerpt from the full CLA story.

By: Nick Santangelo

Five things you didn’t know about Temple Japan’s new campus

Thu, January 24, 2019
Temple Japan campus plan lobby, architect James Lambiasi

Next fall, Temple Japan will move to a new campus that will significantly shape the future of the school and its student experience.

After 36 years in Tokyo and more than two decades in its current location, Temple University Japan Campus will move next fall into a brand new six-story building on the campus of Showa Women’s University (SWU).

Temple Japan Historical Archive Dedication

Wed, January 23, 2019
historial archive dedication event

In December, the Temple community joined Temple Japan Dean Bruce Stronach and Margery Sly, director of the Special Collections Research Center at Paley Library, to mark the dedication of the Temple University Japan Campus historical archive at Paley. Former Temple Japan Dean Rich Joslyn compiled the archive, which gathers materials from Temple’s 37-year history in Tokyo and celebrates the history of Temple Japan—the only Japanese branch campus of an American university.

Q&A with Temple Rome's associate director

Tue, November 27, 2018
Barbara Caen

Temple Rome recently sat down with Barbara Caen, the new associate director and director of the Internship and Community Engagement program. Originally from Antwerp, Belgium, Barbara received her BA and MA in art history from the Catholic University of Leuven and held a one-year Erasmus fellowship at the University Paris IV-Sorbonne. Barbara received her PhD in art history from the University of Zürich in 2012 and held a doctoral fellowship at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and two post-doctoral fellowships: one at the Frick Art Reference Library and one at the Academia Belgica in Rome.

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