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Congrats to Relvi Mehmeti of the PA Capital Semester

Congratulations to Relvi Mehmeti, Temple senior, and PA Capital Semester intern, for the successful completion of his original legislation presentation as part of the Bipartisan Management Committee fellowship in the PA House. read more →

PA Capital Semester Early Deadline

The application for early admission into the spring 2014 PA Capital Semester is quickly approaching on September 25.  This deadline coincides with the state deadline for the Bipartisan Management Committee (BMC) Fellowship which provides $1500 every four weeks to students accepted into the fellowship program.  Temple students are selected on a competitive basis for application.. read more →

Update on PA Capital Semester Alums

Our PA Capital Semester students are an impressive group.  Read about what the program has done for some of our students. read more →

Student Spotlight: Sean Rossman

Sean Rossman, a journalism and political science major in the Pennsylvania Capital Semester program, was determined to find an internship where he could learn every detail of the ins and outs of state government. Through an internship with Pennsylvania Legislative Services, he is doing just that. After just one week on the job, Sean had.. read more →

Fall 2012 Capital Semester Kick-off

The class of 2012 enjoyed two nights of orientation at the Capitol and at Temple University Harrisburg for the first two classes.  Pictured above are students and staff of the program. View past photos. In the Temple Review: A Capital Idea In the Temple News: A capital idea: New internship program connects Temple, Harrisburg read more →

Pennsylvania Capital Semester Commences

This September 1st marked the kickoff of the first Pennsylvania Capital Semester in Harrisburg. Nine Temple students were welcomed by the International House, where most students will be living, and Temple Harrisburg, where they also will attend classes. Both facilities are within a few blocks of each other and the Capitol building. The staff of.. read more →

Temple’s Pennsylvania Capital Semester, Fall 2011

The class of 2011: Jess Balick, Steve Woolf, Martie Baggett (Immaculata University), Ryan Smoker, Julie Carr, Josh Hoagland, Nicole Ridley, and Alex McNeil read more →

Temple’s Pennsylvania Capital Semester, Fall 2010

August 31, 2010 marked the beginning of this year’s fall class of interns in Temple’s Pennsylvania Capital Semester program. Students and Capitol legislators and staff gathered in the Capitol to welcome students to Harrisburg, and offer guidance to working in state politics. The next evening, students experienced a lesson in economic development through instruction from.. read more →

Temple’s Pennsylvania Capital Semester, Fall 2009

Temple’s PA Capital Semester students met with Governor Rendell to discuss their internship experiences on November 18, 2009, following the Governor’s press conference. In the Temple News: A capital idea: New internship program connects Temple, Harrisburg read more →