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GoFundMe seeks to help Temple University’s international teaching assistants purpose

May 13, 2020 11:12 am

GoFundMe seeks to help Temple University’s international teaching assistants

Unable to travel home thanks to COVID-19 restrictions, or take on temporary off-campus jobs due to visa restrictions, international student workers face 'total poverty,' according to the TUGSA members who started the crowdfunding effort.
Temple’s graduate workers ask for COVID-19 related changes to contract. University says it’s sticking to the old agreement purpose

Apr. 15, 2020 8:18 am

Temple’s graduate workers ask for COVID-19 related changes to contract. University says it’s sticking to the old agreement

TUGSA AFT Local #6290 members say that without the proposed changes, the graduate employees will face "a minefield of financial and healthcare uncertainty."
These are Philadelphia’s 25 biggest nonprofits by income funding

Jan. 16, 2020 11:51 am

These are Philadelphia’s 25 biggest nonprofits by income

The University of Pennsylvania has been number one every time we've published this list. But there have been other changes....
The 25 biggest nonprofits in Philadelphia funding

May 15, 2017 1:59 pm

The 25 biggest nonprofits in Philadelphia

By income, according to GuideStar and including universities and hospitals. Here's what surprised us about this list and what didn't.
Here’s who won Wharton’s biggest impact investing competition yet results

Apr. 12, 2017 11:58 am

Here’s who won Wharton’s biggest impact investing competition yet

Nearly 600 students attended the annual event, up from 125 last year, and they were so talented that judges chose six finalists, instead of five.
President Amy Gutmann is no longer the highest-paid Penn executive funding

Dec. 5, 2016 11:00 am

President Amy Gutmann is no longer the highest-paid Penn executive

Gutmann made nearly $3 million in 2014, the fourth-highest of all U.S. college presidents. But CHOP surgeon and Penn professor Thomas L. Spray makes more — by a long shot.
Stream these two Penn Museum classes on the science of race purpose

Nov. 16, 2016 11:26 am

Stream these two Penn Museum classes on the science of race

Watch the program on geography, culture and race right here, and tonight, stream the final class in the series on violence and race.
College clubs in Philly are using a restaurant app to fund themselves funding

Oct. 10, 2016 2:58 pm

College clubs in Philly are using a restaurant app to fund themselves

Nonprofit clubs at Penn, Temple and Drexel are dining out with GroupRaise, an app that donates a portion of your restaurant bill to a choice nonprofit — including your own.
Students of color need community and university support people

Oct. 10, 2016 7:11 am

Students of color need community and university support

"To say the least, I was empowered" — Technically Media events intern and Temple ad major Taylor Carnard shares her experience attending an event for Black advertising professionals.
How this crew of professors is exploring the history of Philly rowhomes method

Sep. 27, 2016 2:48 pm

How this crew of professors is exploring the history of Philly rowhomes

How much do you know about the structure you live in? PhillyRow wants to help you find out — while boosting your civic pride.

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