Hooter the Owl sits next to the definition of 'Owltopia': A community that possesses highly desirable qualities that allow our globally minded Temple Owls to thrive. Temple's mascot, the owl, represents wisdom, knowledge, resourcefulness and courage.

International Affairs launches OWLTOPIA 

Read the new internationally focused online magazine that spotlights student stories and more for all of Temple’s globally aware community.

Graphic shows a mock passport with images of Temple and Philadelphia landmarks.

Temple kickstarts #WhyUS Campaign

“We realized that promoting the advantages of study in the U.S. would only work if we pulled together with other universities as part of a unified campaign, the same way we did with #YouAreWelcomeHere.” 
-Vice President of International Affairs, Hai-Lung Dai

The International Affairs Anti-Racism Taskforce logo (owl in circle) is displayed on a watercolor rainbow background.

International Affairs tackles U.S. racism with new taskforce

“The killing of George Floyd and other innocent people of color gave urgency to this cause and clarified the need to form our taskforce.” 
- International Student Affairs Director, Leah Hetzell