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Pa. House lawmakers ask state-related university leaders to justify proposed funding growth

BY: - March 21, 2023

Asked by Rep. Ryan Warner, R-Fayette, whether the universities would commit to a tuition freeze if they received the 7% increase, each president said they could not.

Protesters gather at the Temple University bell tower during rally on Thursday 2/2/23 (Capital-Star photo by Michala Butler).

Striking Temple Univ. grad students approve new contract; end 6-week strike

BY: - March 14, 2023

Negotiators said the deal, approved 344-8 on Monday, was 'an historic achievement for our union.'

Protesters gather at the Temple University bell tower during rally on Thursday 2/2/23 (Capital-Star photo by Michala Butler).

Temple, striking grad students reach second tentative agreement to end walkout

BY: - March 10, 2023

Officials at Temple University and striking graduate students have reached another tentative agreement to end a more than month-old work stoppage.

Protesters gather at the Temple University bell tower during rally on Thursday 2/2/23 (Capital-Star photo by Michala Butler).

After police officer’s death, Temple Univ. students to rally for safety

BY: - February 28, 2023

The protest will end with a joint demonstration with striking members of the Temple University Graduate Students Association.

After officer’s death, Temple Univ. President Wingard to convene group to improve safety

BY: - February 25, 2023

'Campus safety is our No. 1 problem, but it is not our No. 1 area of expertise,' Temple President Jason Wingard said.

Protesters gather at the Temple University bell tower during rally on Thursday 2/2/23 (Capital-Star photo by Michala Butler).

Striking Temple grad students, administration struggle to reach final agreement

BY: - February 23, 2023

Members of the  Temple University Graduate Student Association voted 352-50 on Tuesday night to reject the pact.

Temple U. president asks for help to fight gun violence after campus police officer is killed

BY: - February 22, 2023

'We can’t fulfill our mission if we cannot keep our students safe,' Temple President Jason Wingard said.

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Temple University offers counseling, support after campus police officer’s death

BY: - February 21, 2023

'We are grieving the senseless loss of a heroic first responder,' Temple University President Jason Wingard said.

Protesters gather at the Temple University bell tower during rally on Thursday 2/2/23 (Capital-Star photo by Michala Butler).

Temple, striking grad students reach tentative agreement | Monday Morning Coffee

BY: - February 20, 2023

The students walked off the job in late January, seeking higher wages and better living conditions.

Pa. lawmakers rally in support of striking Temple grad students

BY: - February 14, 2023

'Temple administrators sitting over in Sullivan Hall should be ready to see us out here time and time again,' Rep. Malcolm Kenyatta, D-Philadelphia, said.

Protesters gather at the Temple University bell tower during rally on Thursday 2/2/23 (Capital-Star photo by Michala Butler).

Temple rescinds free tuition for striking grad students 

BY: - February 9, 2023

The students, who are seeking a livable wage and better working conditions, have until March 9 to make the payment.

Protesters gather at the Temple University bell tower during rally on Thursday 2/2/23 (Capital-Star photo by Michala Butler).

Temple U graduate students go on strike for a living wage

BY: - February 3, 2023

The current average pay for Temple University graduate employees is $19,500 a year.