About Lian Parsons

can be reached at lian.parsons@temple.edu Or you can follow Lian on Twitter @Lian_Parsons Follow The Temple News @TheTempleNews

News in brief: 2.2 Issue

UNIVERSITY ENDOWMENT INCREASES 

The university’s endowment rate increased by 3.06 percent from 2014-15, according to data from the National Association of College and University Business Officers and the Commonfund Institute.These numbers are higher than the national endowment return average of …

News in brief: 1.26 Issue

MEADE, SANDERS AND BROWN CASES ALL YET TO REACH TRIAL 

One of three homicide cases involving the Temple community is scheduled to head to trial. Brandon Meade will receive a trial date Feb. 11 at 9 a.m.

Meade is accused …

News in brief: 1.19 Issue

PIPES FREEZE, BURST DURING END OF WINTER BREAK 

The cold temperatures of December 2015 had adverse effects on pipes in Gladfelter Hall, the Louis J. Esposito Dining Center, 1940 Residence Hall and Morgan North Residence Hall.

In all four of …

News in brief: 1.12 Issue

MURDER CASES NEAR MAIN CAMPUS TO CONTINUE TODAY 

Two homicide cases involving incidents around Main Campus are scheduled to continue today.

Randolph Sanders, 37, was arrested February 1, 2015 for the January 2015 murder of Kim Jones. Jones was waiting …

News in brief: 12.1 Issue

UPDATE ON SEVERAL COURT CASES 

Multiple cases The Temple News has previously reported on are currently in the pre-trial stages of the judicial system.

The preliminary hearing for 19-year-old Dimitrius Brown is set for Dec. 16 after it was previously …

News in brief: 11.17 Issue

CITY SHOWS SUPPORT FOR PARIS FOLLOWING ATTACKS

Six Philadelphia landmarks lit up with with blue, white and red in honor of the Nov. 13 terrorist attacks in Paris, according to a Billy Penn report.

The Lit Brothers Building on Market …

News in brief: 11.10 Issue

TEMPLE POLICE CAR CATCHES FIRE AT LOCAL GAS STATION

A Temple Police vehicle caught fire at a BP gas station on Broad Street near Girard Avenue around 2:45 p.m., 6ABC Action News reported.

Witnesses told 6ABC two Temple Police cars …

News in brief: 11.3 Issue

ANDREA CONSTAND FILED LAWSUIT AGAINST FORMER MONTCO DA LAST WEEK

Last Monday, former Temple employee Andrea Constand filed a defamation suit against Bruce L. Castor Jr. for his alleged remarks against her earlier this year, the Washington Post reported.

Castor, …

News in brief: 10.27 Issue

18 THEFTS REPORTED TO TEMPLE POLICE LAST WEEK 

From Oct. 19-26, there were 18 reports of theft.

Eight of the reports were bike thefts, while one was retail theft at the 7-Eleven at 2034 N. Broad St. Three of the …