Co-sponsored by Temple’s Community Learning Network and Career Center, the panel discussion featured Temple alumni Sheila M.
Hess, Manager of Foundations at Independence Blue Cross; John Caperilla, Highway Engineer at Gannett Fleming, Inc.; and Jessica Reed Thomas, Ph. candidate in Edudation at the University of Delaware.
"Without these community partnerships, my students would probably never get the experience of clearing out a vacant lot or wrapping a tree to protect it from deer.
These experiences give them first-hand knowledge of how to take responsibility for our urban environment," she said.
Chocolate Fest: Hosted on Valentine’s Day every year.Have a great research idea, but no one to collaborate with?Looking for a specialist and don't know if they exist on campus?Be sure to check out our events feed to see the full list of upcoming Big Red Barn events!Weekly Trivia Night: This allows students to get out and socialize with other staff/faculty and students outside of their fields and enjoy a bit of competition. : A weekly get-together of all graduate and professional students, staff, and faculty in a social setting. Speed Dating Art Exhibits: The BRB hosts monthly art shows from graduate students who are not MFA candidates and just do art as a pastime or hobby.