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David Mondress chosen as STHM’s Gallery of Success honoree

By Christopher Vito on October 5, 2016

David Mondress, M.Ed ‘92, is the School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management’s 2016 honoree for Temple University’s Gallery of Success. The Gallery of Success showcases banner alumni from each of Temple’s 17 schools and colleges with a display in the lower level of Mitten Hall, located on Temple’s Main Campus. Mondress, who earned his […]

Temple study examines penalty consistency of NCAA infractions

By STHM on August 9, 2016

Among findings: Conference membership generally has no influence on severity of penalties. NCAA conference membership generally has no influence on the severity of penalties issued when schools are found responsible for violating NCAA rules, according to an independent study released by Temple University’s Sport Industry Research Center that analyzed all major NCAA infractions cases over […]

SIRC Report: NCAA Division I Committee on Infractions

By Sport Industry Research Center on August 9, 2016

Two researchers from Temple University’s Sport Industry Research Center (SIRC) have produced a comprehensive report to provide the NCAA Division I Committee on Infractions with information on the consistency of prescribed penalties related to major infractions cases between 1953 and 2014. SIRC, which is housed within Temple’s School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management, is […]

At Temple, Barber’s legacy is lasting

By Christopher Vito on July 14, 2016

As Dr. Elizabeth Barber transitions into a new role at STHM, a school she helped found, she leaves behind a legacy of success. Two decades ago, Temple University’s School of Tourism and Hospitality Management was nothing more than a concept. Today, it is regarded globally as a leading provider of sport, recreation, tourism, and hospitality […]

STHM faculty tapped as panelists at national hospitality conference on diversity

By Emily Ivy Scott on July 8, 2016

A national conference geared toward diversity and inclusion in the hospitality industry tapped a trio of faculty from Temple University’s School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management (STHM) as panelists and featured speakers. Director of Development and Alumni Relations Jeffrey Montague; Associate Professor Dr. Debra Blair; and Assistant Professor Dr. Erinn Tucker represented STHM at […]

STHM’s MS in Sport Business program earns top-10 ranking

By Christopher Vito on July 1, 2016

The Master of Science degree program in Sport Business at Temple University’s School of Sport, Tourism, and Hospitality Management (STHM) is considered among the best of its kind in the world. The graduate-degree program has earned a No. 10 North American ranking and a No. 11 global ranking from SportBusiness International. SportBusiness International published its […]

Three students represent STHM at NCAA careers forum

By Christopher Vito on June 23, 2016

Three students traveled to Indianapolis to represent Temple University’s School of Sport, Tourism, and Hospitality Management (STHM) at a national conference geared toward the professional development of collegiate student-athletes. The NCAA’s Career in Sports Forum invited 200 student-athletes, from a pool of more than 1,000 applicants, to learn more about and explore potential career paths […]

As interns, two STHM students help to organize 2016 DNC

By Christopher Vito on June 23, 2016

Clare Bachman and Leah Gelman have a scenic view of Philadelphia from their office at 1900 Market Street. The rest of the country will get an up-close look at the city in July, when Philadelphia hosts the Democratic National Convention. Bachman and Gelman are working with the Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee, and in conjunction with […]

STHM roasts and toasts outgoing Associate Vice Dean Montague

By Christopher Vito on June 14, 2016

Graduates from Temple University’s School of Sport, Tourism, and Hospitality Management (STHM) drove from as far away as Connecticut, New York, and Washington, D.C. Some even hopped flights from California and the United Kingdom. This, they said, was a can’t-miss event. STHM honored Montague, its retiring Associate Vice Dean and longtime instructor, in a Roast […]

STHM junior awarded DeShields Endowed Scholarship

By Lora Strum on June 14, 2016

The School of Sport, Tourism, and Hospitality Management (STHM) recently named Emily Robinson the recipient of the 2016 Delores W. DeShields Endowed Scholarship. A junior Tourism and Hospitality Management major, Robinson received the scholarship at the 2016 STHM Scholarship and Awards Dinner, held April 15 at the Philadelphia Marriott. The $1,500 annual scholarship recognizes juniors […]