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May 15, 2017

2017 AICP Outstanding Student Award Winner - Randall Rook

Author: Lynn Mandarano

At the Tyler School of Art awards ceremony, Randal Rook, MS City and Regional Planning, was presented with the American Institute of Certified Planners Outstanding Student Award.  The Planning and Community Development department faculty select a student based on three criteria:  academic excellence, commitment to the profession, and community service.  Randy was the unanimous choice for his stellar gpa, transportation work at AECOM, and volunteer service to immigrant communities in South Philadelphia.  Randy also applied for and was an awarded a Temple-Wagner Free Institute Research Fellowship during his final year of study in the MS City an Regional Planning program. Join us in congratulating Randy! Read More

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May 12, 2017

Congratulations to newest Phi Beta Kappa inductees

Author: Jane DeRose Evans

On May 10, Fiona Fackler and Natalie Gearin were inducted into the Phi Kappa Beta honor society, Temple Rho Chapter. Natalie is a double major in Art History and Global Studies; Fiona is an Art History major with minors in French and Italian. Both are graduating in 2018. Read More

May 4, 2017

Temple Facilities Management Student interviewed by Building Operations Management

Author: mary stiger

Temple senior Adi Cohen was recently interviewed by Building Operations Management at the National Facilities Management and Technology Conference.  The conference includes education sessions and an expo of the newest technologies and soltuions in the FM industry.  Adi spoke about what attracts young people to careers in Facilities Management, which included learning and using a variety of skills and the focus on sustainability.  Find the link to Adi's interview here! Read More

May 2, 2017

Professional Development for Teachers at 'A Taste of Tyler'

Author: issarevell

Tyler recently invited 40 Philadelphia School District teachers to 'A Taste of Tyler', a set of professional development workshops delivered by Tyler faculty. Workshops included a therapeutic bead collage exercise, a book-making demonstration, a printmaking demonstration (pictured above), a community arts exercise, and an exploration of 'play' in the classroom. Read More

May 2, 2017

SpArc Philadelphia at Tyler

Author: issarevell

Tyler's Art Education and Community Arts Practices and Art Therapy Departments were proud to host a reception celebrating the artists of SpArc Services’ Cultural Arts Center exhibition, "Identity Crisis". The show was an exhibition of new work exploring the dichotomy between how people with disabilities represent themselves and how they are perceived by those around them. Read More

May 2, 2017

Art of Student Teaching Spring 2017 Show is a Success

Author: issarevell

On April 23, 2017, Tyler welcomed the families of K-12 students to a celebratory reception for Spring 2017 Art of Student Teaching Show. Organized and curated by Tyler's pre-service art teachers at the end of every semester, this semester's show featured student artwork from six Philadelphia-area K-12 schools. Over 200 people attended the reception - a wonderful turnout for an excellent exhibition! Read More

May 2, 2017

Brian Seymour awarded CHAT Graduate Associate Fellowship

Author: Jane DeRose Evans

Brian Seymour (PhD Candidate, Art History) has been awarded a CHAT Graduate Associate Fellowship for the 2017-18 academic year, to run concurrently with this Dissertation Completion Grant. He will be sharing his research on art collecting and publics in Philadelphia around the turn of the 20th century. Read More

April 27, 2017

The Tyler Carnival is Back!

Author: Kylie Doyle

Free food. Inflatable rides. Temporary tattoos. Cotton Candy Stand. Did I mention free food? If any of those seem appealing to you, you should make your way to Tyler on May 2nd, 2017 between 1 and 4pm! The Tyler Carnival is back once again for another day of free food, fun, and de-stressing during study days for the hardworking students at Temple. Read More

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