Temple University Acting President JoAnne Epps dies suddenly

BY: - September 19, 2023

Temple University acting President JoAnne Epps died suddenly on Tuesday, after collapsing at an event on campus, the university said in a news release. She was 72. “There are no words that can describe the gravity and sadness of this loss,” Mitchell L. Morgan, chair of Temple’s Board of Trustees said in a statement. “President […]

Temple University President Jason Wingard is leaving

BY: - March 29, 2023

After less than two years on the job, Wingard will step down on Friday, the university said.

Temple faculty union authorizes no-confidence vote on university president, senior leaders

BY: - March 22, 2023

The union will hold a formal vote of no-confidence during the week of April 10

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.

Milton Pollard (L) and Sandra White talk to Temple University President Jason Wingard during his bicycle ride through North Philadelphia

Temple U. prez Wingard bikes thru North Philly to talk safety, cooperation with local residents

BY: - April 7, 2022

Temple officials set off on mountain bikes to engage with their neighbors about collaboration and partnership.

‘We are Philadelphia’s university’: As he takes the helm Temple’s new prez talks future plans

BY: - October 4, 2021

'Just like with the academic curriculum, we need to make sure that we are keeping current with the changing landscape of athletics,' Temple President Jason Wingard said.

Jason Wingard named first African-American president of Temple University

BY: - June 9, 2021

By Ayana Jones PHILADELPHIA — Jason Wingard has been named the first African American president in Temple University’s 137-year history. Wingard, who holds a doctorate in education leadership, previously served as dean emeritus and professor of Human Capital Management at the Columbia University School of Professional Studies. “I certainly recognize the significance of this moment […]