Philip Richards says Temple education led him from poverty to sucessful investor.
The board will vote on a request for more state funding.
Board votes in new members, approves funding request.
BOT to vote on appropriation request at October meeting.
After serving decades in politics, Bob Rovner chairs student affairs committee.
Student Affairs will focus on student involvement to increase revenue.
Though they operate mostly behind the scenes, BOT decisions are felt by all.
Tuition increased of $400 for in-state students, and $600 for out-of-state students were approved at Thursday's board meeting.
As commencement speaker, O'Connor earns honorary degree.
Management has taken steps to operate independently of the university.