Whether behind a camera, in front of a computer, at a meeting with clients of a student-run agency or out in the field tracking down a breaking story, undergraduate and graduate students throughout Temple University’s Klein College of Media and Communication are involved in groundbreaking projects every day. View current examples of work from students in the Media Studies and Production program.
Established in 1988, Temple Update is a weekly, 30-minute news program produced by student volunteers and the News Production Practicum class. It covers news from the campus and the greater Temple community as well as entertainment, sports and weather
The program won the NATAS Mid-Atlantic Emmy award for Outstanding Achievement, College/University Student Production-Newscast in 2011 and 2016, and was nominated again for the award in 2012 and 2013. It was also the winner of the 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 MSP Award for Best Studio/On-Location Production and its site, templeupdate.com, also won best website category in the 2016. To watch Temple Update on Main Campus, turn to TUTV on channel 103. To watch in Philadelphia, tune in to channel 45 on Verizon and channel 50 on Comcast.
Check out “Update Now”—a minute-and-a-half news briefing providing updates on the day’s events.
See Temple Ahora—Temple Updates’ new Spanish-language version of Update Now.
Watch pilots of our new Spanish-language 15-minute news program, Lo Ultimo.
ESPNU Campus Connection Marvelous Mandarin
Temple University held a unique contest for would-be broadcasters to become the university’s first-ever Mandarin broadcasters. ESPNU Campus Connection Contributor Tracy Yatsko has the story. The Battle of the Broadcasters winners, James Yuan and Javi Yuan, provide play-by-play commentary of men’s basketball games for a Chinese audience.
ESPNU Campus Connection Temple Gymnastics Turnpike Trouble
The Temple gymnastics team did not let Blizzard Jonas dampen their spirit when they were stranded on their bus during the storm. ESPNU Campus Connection Correspondent Emily Milliron shares how the team outlasted the weather.
Blizzard Jonas Strands Gymnastics Team on Turnpike
The Temple women’s gymnastics team was stranded on the Pennsylvania Turnpike for about 30 hours in Somerset County when Blizzard Jonas hit the East Coast with record-breaking snow. Emily Milliron reports.
AAC Championship Post-Game Report: Temple vs. Houston
No. 20 Temple loses to No. 17 Houston by a score of 24-13 in the inaugural American Athletic Conference Championship at TDECU Stadium in Houston, Texas.
TUTV Special: ‘A Season to Remember’
A special look back at the 2015 Temple football season, produced in collaboration with TUTV’s flagship news and sports shows, Temple Update and OwlSports Update, respectively.