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Temple University, based at 1801 North Broad Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is a national center of teaching and research with an international presence.
The university was established by Dr. Russell H. Conwell, in 1884. It was chartered as Temple College in 1888, and incorporated as Temple University in 1907.
It became a state-related institution in the Commonwealth System of Higher Education by the act of the Legislature of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, in 1965.
Today, Temple University offers 125 undergraduate majors in 12 distinct schools and colleges, 145 masterís degree, 71 doctoral degree, and professional programs. It is the sixth-largest provider of professional education in the country.
The university has highly recognized schools and colleges, including Ambler College, the Fox School of Business and Management, the Beasley School of Law, the Boyer College of Music and Dance, the School of Pharmacy, the School of Podiatric Medicine, the College of Science and Technology, and the School of Social Administration, among others.
In addition, it has eight campuses in the country and many education centers throughout the world.
Temple Universityís libraries hold more than 2.4 million volumes and 16,000 current serial subscriptions, as well as extensive collections of microforms and cartographic, graphic, and audiovisual materials.
Temple's Diary: Temple's Diary
April 7, 1775Who Am I? Episode 2. May 6, 1775I Have a Name! William Temple Franklin! Episode 3. May 26, 1775A Summer in New Jersey Episode 4. September 2, 1775Back to a Changed Philadelphia Episode 5. October 4, 1775College! Episode 6. November 4 ...
Broadway and Temple
Broadway and Temple St., 1868-2000 1868 pananorama from corner of Broadway and Temple. Old Court House is the tallest building, with clock tower, at center. 1868 images (five frames) attributed to C.C. Pierce, courtesy of Getty Research ...
Shirley Temple Black Biography
... still meaningful for "Shirley Temple," were not quite relevant for Shirley Temple Black. According to Black, her more than twenty-five years of social service have been just as enjoyable as her years in Hollywood. Black, through her lifetime ...