By: Josh Sankey | March 19th, 2013 | no comments
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Tuesday, March 19, 2013
You asked for it. Now, you have it.
The update to the Fox School Mobile App, released Jan. 17, includes many new features, such as the ability to schedule advising appointments and create and manage reservations for the breakout rooms in Alter Hall.
These are the two features that students most requested, said Senior Web Developer Josh Sankey, who serves as the lead developer on Fox School Mobile App 2.0 with the rest of Fox’s web and media development team.… Continue Reading
By: Kyra Mazurek | December 6th, 2012 | no comments
Marc Vetri, head chef and owner of Vetri Restaurant, recently spoke at the Fox School of Business as part of the Temple Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute’s Fireside Chat series.
Originally from Abington, Pa., Vetri told the intimate gathering of students about his journey from Philadelphia to California to Italy to New York and finally back to Philadelphia to open his first restaurant, Vetri, which he called his greatest career achievement.… Continue Reading
By: Carl O’Donnell | December 6th, 2012 | no comments
Deaver Professor of Risk, Insurance and Healthcare Management Mary A. Weiss is the 2013 president of the Risk Theory Society (RTS), a highly selective association of about 90 academics devoted to sharing influential research in the field of risk management and actuarial science.
As president, Weiss’s primary tasks involve helping establish the program for RTS’s annual meeting and then ensuring the meeting’s successful execution.… Continue Reading
By: Preston Moretz | December 5th, 2012 | no comments
Young adults from Philadelphia’s underserved communities will soon get the training needed to take part in the city’s growing applications development community, through a Temple University program expanding with new funding from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.
Over the next three summers, 300 high school and college-age students will take part in a six-week program at Temple’s Urban Apps and Maps Studios, learning the basics of digital design and business skills.… Continue Reading
By: Carl O’Donnell | December 4th, 2012 | no comments
With an alumni network of more than 59,000 and counting, Fox School of Business graduates are hard pressed to stroll through a Philadelphia office without spotting a red Temple “T” sticker expressing a fellow alum’s school pride.
“Fox students love their school,” said Kimberly Hamm, assistant director of development and alumni relations. But when it comes to alumni donations, “some aren’t always sure how to show it.”
Junior finance major Daniel Bastidas is striving to change that.… Continue Reading
By: Rosella Eleanor LaFevre | December 4th, 2012 | no comments
Samuel D. Hodge Jr., chair of Fox School of Business’ Legal Studies Department, is co-author of Clinical Anatomy for Lawyers, the recently published first installment in a series of medical-legal textbooks published by the American Bar Association.
Hodge teaches law and anatomy at Temple University, and he is also an in-demand lecturer who has spoken at conferences and seminars across the country about his particular area of self-taught expertise: anatomy and trauma.… Continue Reading