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Faculty Affairs Newsletter

Volume 2 • Issue 2 • Dec. 2017

Faculty Spotlight

Research on Races Makes Funk a Winner

Daniel Funk has made a significant mark on the field of sports management.

Funk, the Washburn Senior Research Fellow in the School of Sport, Tourism, and Hospitality Management (STHM) and the director of the Sport Industry Research Center at Temple University, recently received the Earle F. Zeigler Award from the North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM), one of the highest honors given to individuals in the field of sports research.

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The Office of Institutional Diversity, Equity, Advocacy and Leadership

Did You Know?

The Office of Institutional Diversity, Equity, Advocacy and Leadership (IDEAL) embodies Temple University's commitment to sustain and nurture a strong inclusive campus community, capitalizing on our demographic diversity to inspire meaningful engagement across identity groups in all their various forms.

IDEAL provides cultural development to Temple's professional and student populations and offers standard and customized workshops to departments and schools/colleges. Read more about that here and request a workshop.

University Faculty Service Award Recipients

University Service Awards

Nineteen Temple University faculty members were recently honored for their service at the annual Outstanding Faculty Service Awards brunch. James Earl Davis, Bernard C. Watson Endowed Chair in Urban Education and professor of higher education in the College of Education, earned the prestigious 2017 Stauffer Award, which honors a faculty member who "demonstrates the highest level of service for the university and professional community." Lawrence Kaplan, professor of medicine in the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, earned the Provost's Outstanding Faculty Service Award.

With/In/Visibility: Exploring Storytelling in 360 Video

Upcoming Events

With/In/Visibility: Exploring Storytelling in 360° Video

Please join Temple Libraries and professors Laura Zaylea and Matthew Lombard for a screening and presentation of video work and research from Klein College of Media and Communication students in two new media forms: 360° video and video for augmented reality.

Come celebrate the final work where you too will be part of the action as we all record one final 360° video, waving at the camera to celebrate our final event for the fall 2017 semester.

Thursday, December 14, 2017, 1:00 p.m.
Ground Floor Lecture Hall, Paley Library

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