Applicants will now answer four short open-ended questions that will be graded by trained readers.
The university’s plans to build fields and a trade school on the property were delayed with an injunction filed by a coalition of community members.
After 26 years, Temple graduate and Miss Pennsylvania winner Khari Siegfried reconnected with birth family.
After nearly two years of research, a molecular combination found to cure cells of HIV was published by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The method is still a long way from widespread public use, however.
The cause of the fire, which took 45 minutes to put out, remains unknown by officials.
The University said the money set aside for financial aid will increase by close to $10 million.
Complaints of biased funding focus on two economics professors’ 2013 private-prison study.
The university additionally pledged financial and educational support for the future mixed-income housing complex
In a partnership with the LDC Fund, the property is planned to be redeveloped as athletics fields for two of Temple’s teams and as a job-training academy that will partner with the university’s College of Education.
In a study of privately-run prisons, funding from private prison companies was not originally stated, something the complaint argues influenced objectivity.