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Compliance for International Research and Collaboration (Export Control)

Export Control is a University wide responsibility that applies to all Temple personnel, including faculty, staff, students, or any other person working for or at Temple University…

Two Owls find a way to assist the Afghan people at the Philadelphia airport

Translation becomes an act of care for two Temple University community members who are connected to the Afghan community in different ways…

5 minutes with … Yesh Khanna, director of accessibility for Temple Student Government

New Director of Accessibility Yesh Khanna talks about his position with TSG and his experience at Temple…

Temple Rome Entry Year Program is a unique first-year experience

Temple University Rome offers a variety of opportunities for students, including a program that allows first-year students to start their college career studying in the Eternal City…

Temple University, Japan Campus Revamps Website to Enhance Brand Integrity and Digital Experience

TUJ is proud to announce the launch of our newly redesigned website on November 11, 2021. The new website aims to improve accessibility, leveraging digital marketing and aligning the platform with the website of main campus in Philadelphia…

Office of International Student Affairs celebrates international students

You Are Welcome Here Week bridges the gap between international and domestic students through events and discussions…

Study Abroad Open for Business

Traveling Abroad was put on hold since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, this year Temple’s Study Abroad Program lets the student body know that they’re open for business…

Temple University, Japan Campus Announces the Appointment of Paul Kuo as Chairperson of the Board of Overseers

Paul Kuo has been appointed by the Temple University Board of Trustees in Philadelphia to serve as the chairperson of the Board of Overseers* of Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ)…

First Students in TUJ’s Innovative Emerging Leaders Program Take Charge

Elyka Nemoto had a busy first week as a new student at Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ). The sophomore transfer student and international business major got a guided tour of TUJ’s campus in Tokyo and the Setagaya-ku neighborhood…

Studying abroad: What Owls are saying

Hear firsthand from the Temple students who have studied abroad about the life-changing experience…

TUJ and SWU Students Set To Deepen Cross-cultural Understanding Through the World of Haiku

Temple University, Japan Campus and Showa Women’s University will jointly offer a lecture on haiku on October 23, allowing students of both schools to deepen their cross-cultural and Japanese language understanding…

A Love Letter to Philadelphia

I will never forget the first time I set my eyes on Philly’s skyline…

Building the Rule of Law in Albania

When I entered law school in my native Albania, at the tender age of 18, I had strong idealistic beliefs…

Temple University’s Global Ranking on Par with Top Japanese Universities –World University Rankings 2022, by Times Higher Education–

Temple University in Pennsylvania, the U.S. established its Japan campus in 1982 in Tokyo. On September 2nd, 2021, the Times Higher Education (THE) announced its World University Rankings for 2022…

Temple Beijing LLM Program Welcomes its 22nd Class

The 15-month program remains the first and only full U.S. Master of Laws degree program offered in China with approval of the Ministry of Education…

Meet Temple’s 2021 Critical Language Scholarship Winners

Temple University CLA students have a long and storied tradition of winning prestigious scholarships, and 2021 has been no different…

Temple Japan announces ‘landmark’ $4.5 million gift

On Sept. 9, TUJ announced a $4.5 million gift from Masanori Mochida —the largest TUJ has ever received…

A new affinity group at Temple strengthens the Asian and Pacific Islander community

Staff and faculty unite to connect with each other and build the Asian American and Pacific Islander community’s presence on campus…

International students find community at Temple

A perspective on American social justice from East and South Asian students who are studying and have found a sense of belonging at Temple in the US…

BST-SWU-TUJ Symposium: International Mindedness – “Super Global Campus” Activities beyond Ages and Nationalities

Students of Universities and High Schools from U.S., UK, and Japan Discuss “The Future of Japan and the World”…

Naomi Sanyika Moore Receives Livingstone Undergraduate Research Award

TUJ student Naomi Sanyika Moore has received the Livingstone Undergraduate Research Award for her research Development of the Student Sexual Health and Well-being Questionnaire…

Owltopia: An online ‘meeting spot’ for all things international at Temple

Say hello to a new globally minded online magazine that emphasizes the stories of Temple University’s international reach…

Temple takes on U.N. art challenge, forges path toward equality

Temple University and Global Philadelphia team up to show their commitment to the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals through art…

Fellowship Advising News: 2020-2021 Year in Review

Temple cracked the top 25 of Fulbright US Student Program Top Producers, based on our 16 recipients from the last cycle…

Temple student to study master’s in Spain, France and Sweden

After graduating, Patricia Fernandez will earn her master’s degree in Europe, taking classes in three languages…

High-Skilled Worker Visas and You

Every year, hundreds of thousands of employment-based immigrant visas are provided to workers under U.S. immigration law…

One student empowers others after her disrupted study abroad experience

After her study abroad trip ended early due to COVID, Jennifer Hall has worked hard to give students of color the opportunities that…

From Taiwan to Los Angeles

Hao Yun Chen, who is graduating with his master’s degree in computer science, will move to Los Angeles to work for Amazon…

“TCALC Quiz Masters” Unites English Language Learners Worldwide

On January 30, 2021, Temple’s Center for American Language and Culture (TCALC) crowned its very first ‘Quiz Master’…

International Affairs Creates Anti-Racism Taskforce

In the summer of 2020, the Office of International Affairs (OIA), including inbound staff, the Education Abroad team and…

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New Chapter Started with New Strategies, Global Readiness and Leadership Focus, New IT Programs Added

Striving for student success and institutional excellence, Temple University, Japan Campus…

Temple University Leads Conversation About Sustainability Locally and Globally

According to the City of Philadelphia, an increase in temperatures and precipitation are the biggest impacts that Philly will…

Cultivating Global Leaders for a Post-COVID WorldEmerging Leaders Program Fall 2021

With a focus on cultivating strong talent for the global workplace and enhancing practical skills, Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) will…

Overcoming All Odds to Study in Japan: 125 TUJ Overseas Students Entered Japan Under New COVID-19 Protocols | News from TUJ

Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) recently welcomed 125 students from overseas to Japan for in-person classes…

30 Under 30 International Alumnus Jeffrey Meris

“Being bold and taking risks” is Jeffrey Meris, TYL ’15, in a nutshell. The visual and performance artist has been pursuing an unconventional…

‘Sustainable Environments’ Course Offers a Sustainable Solution for Virtual Experiential

As part of the university’s response to the global pandemic, conducting experiential learning online has become key to achieving…

Studying Abroad Amidst a Global Pandemic

When I envisioned my perfect college experience, studying abroad was essential. I admired all of the people from my…

Temple Students Adapt Lunar New Year Celebrations during Pandemic

While some students are celebrating at home, others joined the Confucius Institute’s annual celebration virtually on Friday…

Temple Has Its First Gates Cambridge Scholarship Winner | College of Liberal Arts

Alex Voisine, CLA ’18, is no stranger to winning prestigious awards for international study. As a Spanish and Global Studies…

STHM Fulbright Scholar Views Professors and Student Colleagues as Family

There are only three women to both become a Fulbright Scholar and pursue a master’s degree in sport business. Soad Younis is one of them…

Virtual Adaptation: One Student’s Air Force Research Internship Experience

Like many Temple students, Yao Sedzro followed a winding path to college: born in Togo, Sedzro came to the United States in 2007…

Two TUJ Students Are Taking the Lead in Raising Awareness about Racism in Japan

In June, as protests were erupting around the world in response to George Floyd’s murder by police, Temple University Japan student…

Festa Di Roma 2020

Festa di Roma is an annual event and exhibition hosted by the Tyler School of Art and Architecture to highlight the value of…

Matthew Wilson’s TUJ Deanship Is a Homecoming 25 Years in the Making

New leader at Temple’s pioneering Japan Campus has returned to the Tokyo institution where he studied abroad in the ’90s and…

Political Science Professor Wins Fulbright Global Scholar Award

Delighted, excited, ecstatic and “just really happy.” These are the emotions Political Science Associate Professor…

Constructing Change as an Engineering Intern

In a world turned upside down by a global pandemic, the vast majority of people have been living a life augmented by quarantine at home…

Put to the Test: How One Temple Bioengineering Alumnus Joined the Fight Against COVID-19

Originally from Yemen, Waleed Nowayti became a first-generation college graduate in May. Like his classmates, Nowayti also…

With Scholarship Fund, Beloved Temple Rome Staffer Will Always Be There

The retirement of Teri Morelli, a longtime staff member at Temple Rome, prompted the creation of a fund to help students in her honor…