Student Stories

STHM Welcomes 50 Industry Partners to the 26th Annual Career Fair

By Alexa Vecchione on December 14, 2017

More than 400 students passed through Mitten Hall on November 15, 2017 for the 26th annual School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management (STHM) Career Fair. Each year, the STHM Career Fair invites a wide network of partners from the sport, recreation, tourism and hospitality industries to interact with and recruit the best and brightest […]

Major League Baseball welcomes two STHM undergrads at national sabermetrics conference

By Christopher Vito on March 31, 2017

Two undergraduate students from Temple University’s School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management (STHM) stepped up to the plate at a national conference in partnership with Major League Baseball (MLB). Junior Madelyn McDonnell and freshman Anika Singh represented STHM at the sixth-annual Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) Analytics Conference in Phoenix, Ariz. The three-day […]

STHM awards Marie Baker Brown Scholarship to two students

By Christopher Vito on December 5, 2016

Two students from Temple University’s School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management have been chosen as the 2016 recipients of the Marie Baker Brown Scholarship.

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.

As interns, two STHM students help to organize 2016 DNC

By Christopher Vito on June 23, 2016

The recent alumnae of Temple University’s School of Sport, Tourism, and Hospitality Management (STHM) served senior-year internships with Host Committee.

STHM student selected for exclusive Manhattan Sport Business Academy

By Christopher Vito on October 19, 2016

Will Bubenik spent a majority of his summer living in New York City, touring historic venues, and meeting high-profile executives in his eventual line of work. He has a spontaneous Google search to thank for it.

STHM senior shaping Philadelphia youth through sport of rowing

By Kylie Winkler on October 31, 2016

Imani Johnson viewed her junior internship as more than just fulfilling credits; she made a difference in children’s lives.

For fifth time in six years, Temple PhD student in Tourism and Sport wins national research competition

By Lora Strum on October 14, 2016

The national reputation of Temple University’s PhD program in Business Administration with a concentration in Tourism and Sport continues to flourish.

PhD student Bradley Baker wins elite national research competition

By Lora Strum on October 14, 2016

For Bradley Baker, fourth-year PhD candidate at Temple University, the transition from fencing coach to award-winning researcher didn’t happen overnight. Baker’s paper, “Run Again Another Day: The Role of Satisfaction on Repeat Marathon Participation,” won the 2016 North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM) student research competition. The paper focuses on the correlation between event […]

Two STHM undergraduates receive scholarships from Network of Executive Women in Hospitality

By Christopher Vito on December 20, 2016

The Network of Executive Women in Hospitality (NEWH) has awarded $5,000 scholarships to two students from Temple University’s School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management.

STHM students finish as national runners-up in Sport Marketing Association competition

By Kylie Winkler on December 1, 2016

For four students from the School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management (STHM), it came down to the final buzzer.

Temple student, alum aiming to feed the homeless while breaking a world record

By Christopher Vito on April 21, 2016

The idea came to Benjamin Baker at a Wendy’s restaurant on North Broad Street in Philadelphia, after he had purchased dinner for a homeless man. “Seeing the hunger he endured, my mind immediately went to charity and how I could help,” said Baker, a sophomore at Temple University’s School of Tourism and Hospitality Management (STHM). […]

STHM underclassman honored by Pennsylvania Recreation and Park Society

By Christopher Vito on March 31, 2016

The Pennsylvania Recreation and Park Society (PRPS) named School of Tourism and Hospitality Management sophomore Veronica Giles the recipient of the 2016 Delores M. Andy Scholarship. Giles, a Sport and Recreation Management major, received the scholarship at the PRPS Annual Conference, which was held March 13-16 at the Seven Springs Resort, in Champion, Pa. Given […]

STHM students in exclusive company at Major League Baseball’s Diversity Business Summit

By Christopher Vito on March 29, 2016

Twelve Sport and Recreation Management majors from Temple University’s School of Tourism and Hospitality Management (STHM) traveled to Phoenix to attend the Major League Baseball Diversity Business Summit, a premier two-day sports employment and diversity trade conference. And from the moment the students had landed in the Grand Canyon State, they got the sense that […]

STHM undergraduate marching to the beat of his drum

By Christopher Vito on March 11, 2016

When the top-ranked team in men’s college basketball visited Temple University in February, Ryan Amodei said he “had the best seat in the house.” That was the case in December, too, when Temple’s football team played in the Boca Raton Bowl. Amodei is a member of the drumline for Temple University Bands. The sophomore plays […]