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The Transformation of AJ Young

Peak Johnson | Posted 03.28.2014 | Gay Voices
Peak Johnson

There was never a particular moment when AJ Young felt that he was supposed to be a guy, but it was more of a continual questioning why it was he felt uncomfortable around friends and family.

Study Reveals Scary Side Effect Of Sleep Deprivation On Brain

Posted 03.19.2014 | Fifty

Forget the myth that you need less sleep as you get older. In fact, sleep may be even more important later in life than previously believed, according...

Top Ph.D. Programs Eye Genius Black Boy

Christopher Norris | Posted 02.25.2014 | Black Voices
Christopher Norris

Considered a free agent in the world of academia, award-winning McNair Scholar Juwan Z. Bennett prepares for the signing of a lifetime. "How does it ...

Scientific Spill Studies, Funded by BP, Start to Yield Results

Susan Buchanan | Posted 04.10.2014 | Green
Susan Buchanan

Scientists gathered in Alabama last month said their current research on impacts of the 2010 BP spill will help authorities deal with future disasters.

Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia's All-Star debut

Lew Whittington | Posted 03.05.2014 | Arts
Lew Whittington

Jazz trumpeter Terell Stafford photo: Jimmy Ryan Kicking off the new year with a jazz bang, the multi-generational Philly veterans and vanguards ...

12 Must-have Gifts for Students Studying Abroad

Stacie Nevadomski Berdan | Posted 02.11.2014 | College
Stacie Nevadomski Berdan

With nearly 300,000 students studying abroad in 2012-2013, a new wave of students will depart on a much-anticipated adventure abroad right after the holidays. Consider giving that special student in your life a present they will find invaluable during their time abroad.

Building Communities of Opportunity

Jonathan F.P. Rose | Posted 01.27.2014 | Impact
Jonathan F.P. Rose

In the next 40 years, the population in the United States is projected to grow by more than 90 million people, with the majority of the expansion occurring in our nation's cities.

I Got a Great Degree I Can't Afford

Steve Rhode | Posted 08.15.2013 | Business
Steve Rhode

Huffington Post Reader Question Dear Steve, Went to Temple University and got a BS in Exercise Physiology. I owe Sallie Mae over $165,000 in loans,...

I Dream For A Living

Peak Johnson | Posted 06.12.2013 | College
Peak Johnson

"Doing Alright" is a film about self-acceptance, Michele Hannon says. "We want to really promote the message of learning to love yourself," Hannon said.

Why I Am Grateful I Was Jilted

Carole Mallory | Posted 04.10.2013 | Books
Carole Mallory

Today I have published my third memoir. It is called Picasso's Ghost because that is what I felt like during this struggle to gain self worth -- a ghost. No, it wasn't Pablo Picasso who jilted me. It was his son, Claude.

MESA Girls Take Action in the Mobile App White House Challenge

Zuliesuivie Ball | Posted 03.20.2013 | Teen
Zuliesuivie Ball

Whether it be in the engineering and science field or not, I encourage all young ladies to explore different opportunities and professions.

Temple Basketball Does It Again: Upset in Orange City

Tyler R. Tynes | Posted 02.21.2013 | Sports
Tyler R. Tynes

Fifth time must be the charm. Temple University defeated No. 3 Syracuse University, 83-79, at the prestigious Madison Square Garden during the Gotham...

Male Student Writes About Women's Periods, Enrages Everyone

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 12.04.2012 | College

Temple University student John Corrigan decided it would be a great idea to write a column for the student newspaper about menstruation. In "Time o...

'Adding Insult to Injury:' After Son's Apparent Suicide, Mother Charged $14,000 in Taxes for Parent Plus Loans

C. Cryn Johannsen | Posted 11.13.2012 | College
C. Cryn Johannsen

Roswell Friend, 22, went for his last run on August 18, 2011. Images of him running were captured by security cameras at Temple University -- where he had been a student.

Watch Your Step: There Might Be a Needle on the Sidewalk

Erin N. Marcus, M.D. | Posted 09.26.2012 | Miami
Erin N. Marcus, M.D.

Given the state's current political climate, it's unlikely Florida will change its drug paraphernalia laws any time soon, which means the residents of inner city Miami will need to continue to watch their step.

Which Schools Are Freezing Tuition This Year?

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.09.2012 | College

Temple University announced on Thursday they will not increase tuition on undergraduate students next year. "Rising student debt is one of the majo...

Temple Basketball Star Arrested In Prostitution Bust

AP | Posted 06.12.2012 | Sports

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- A Temple University basketball player is apologizing to his family and team following his arrest on prostitution and resisting ...

10 Medical Schools That Leave You VERY Deep In Debt

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 05.24.2012 | College

Is $229,132 in student debt worth it? This is the question students must answer when they contemplate attending West Virginia School of Osteopathic...

Japanese Study Abroad Program Rebounds After Earthquake

AP | Posted 05.19.2012 | College

PHILADELPHIA — Study-abroad enrollment at Temple University's campus in Tokyo is rebounding from dips seen in the year after Japan's devastating...

Temple Tragedy: Suicide In The Busiest Area Of Campus

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.07.2012 | College

Temple University in Pennsylvania is struggling to understand a shocking suicide that took place in the middle of their campus Thursday night, when a ...

No. 5 Duke Shocked By Temple

AP | DAN GELSTON | Posted 03.05.2012 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA — Khalif Wyatt hit the 3-pointer, stretched his arms, put his palms down, and ran like a little kid imitating a plane. When his ne...

Penn State Avoids Upset

AP | DAN GELSTON | Posted 11.17.2011 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA — Michael Zordich scored on a 1-yard run with 2:42 left to stretch Penn State's winning streak against Temple to 29 straight games ...

Educators Seek Out More Minorities To Study Abroad

AP | KATHY MATHESON | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

PHILADELPHIA — When Sade Adeyina's college roommate started bugging her about studying abroad together, she never thought she could afford a sem...

Freshmen Waste No Time In Seeking Career Advice

AP | KATHY MATHESON | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

PHILADELPHIA — As college freshmen nationwide continue exploring their campuses – finding dining halls, laundry rooms, bookstores and gyms – off...

Go Web, Young Dude. College Students Should Create Their Own Professional Websites

Larry Atkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Larry Atkins

Developing your own professional website while in college can be an effective marketing tool and a great way to get internships, part-time jobs, full-time jobs, exposure, and extra cash.