From the Square, the New York University Press blog as an interview with Honors Professor Ralph Young on a topic he knows better than most- Dissent. Dr. Young's newest tome on the topic, Dissent: The History of an American Idea, is out this month from NYU Press.
UPDATE: This book was named to Publisher Weekly's Books of the Week for April 20, 2015. Congrats Dr. Young!
2008 Temple Honors graduate, Chris Wink, was highlighted in this month's Philadelphia magazine. He and his partners at Technical.ly Philly have played a critical role in connecting the tech industry of the city as well as cultivating a following on their website. As creators of Philly Tech Week, they've helped connect entrepreneurs, advertisers, and tech industry employees in Philadelphia to create a strong culture in the city.
Or at least he knows what's going on in there. Dr. Chein is a Temple Honors grad and now is a professor in the Psychology department. He focuses his studies on memory and decision-making. His work with Dr. Laurence Steinberg on adolescent decision making has been used to help determine driving restrictions for newly licensed drivers.