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Orientation program expands as admission grows

The ability to meet people is a major concern for any new college student. Freshmen at Temple University, the 27th largest university in the nation with more than 34,000 students worldwide, get a chance to become acquainted with many of their peers before the fall semester begins.…

International Studies core requirements revised

Students still needing to complete their International Studies Core requirement now have more options. The Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies announced that the IS options have been revised, effective since the start of the first summer session.…

Alcohol issues saturate crime on campus

Alcohol caused a ton of trouble on and off campus last year. While the number of liquor-law arrests decreased for the third consecutive year, the amount of disciplinary actions or referrals relating to alcohol on campus property and in residence halls spiked in 2006, according to Campus Safety Service’s annual security report.…

Big-time invitation not so big

It’s a date everyone undoubtedly circles when the outdoor track and field schedule is released.Penn Relays – Philadelphia’s 112-year-old, three-day, track and field extravaganza – officially begins today. Temple’s track and field team will arrive at Penn’s Franklin Field Thursday to participate in the invitational.A number of the Owls’ performers acknowledged the magnitude of the event, with its maximum-capacity crowd and overflowing list of participating schools.…