Yearly Archives: 2019

New show “North Philly Now” focuses on the community

North Philly Now

North Philly Now

Host and show creator Deja Parker talks to Tomika Branch and Chyvonne Bacon, two entrepreneurs who own beauty stores in Ogontz, to talk about what it’s like owning one’s own business and how to achieve entrepreneurship in the neighborhood. Later, Parker discusses gentrification with Angela McIver, the CEO of the Fair Housing Rights Center;  Beth McConnell, Policy Director at Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations (PACDC); and Aissa Richardson, Outreach Director for the PA State Senate. Finally, Parker conducts an interview with Dozie Ibeh, the Associate Vice President of Temple’s Project Delivery Group, about the renovations being done on Gladfelter and Anderson.

Tune in to TUTV on Monday, November 11 at 1 and 9 p.m. to see the premiere of North Philly Now.

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The new season of The World at Temple has begun

The World at Temple: Susanna Foo

The World at Temple: Susanna Foo

The World at Temple, which focuses on the international student experience at Temple, premieres a new season this week on TUTV.

The latest episode features an interview with legendary Philly chef Susanna Foo, who describes her emigration from Taiwan and how she entered the restaurant industry. Later,  new edition of Cooking with Cameron shows us how to make a simple and easy Brazilian dessert item, and a new segment called Chia Wei Chat is introduced that discusses stereotypes international students face on a day-to-day basis.

All this and more will premiere on TUTV on Saturday, November 16 at 3:30 and 11:30 p.m.

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TUTV student productions win five CBI Awards

2019 CBI Awards

2019 CBI Awards

TUTV student programming placed first in two categories with a total of five trophies at the 2019 CBI Awards on Saturday, November 2! Temple Update and OwlSports Update had been nominated for a total of five CBI Awards in three categories. Watch the winning programs:

Best Sports Reporting (Video)

OwlSports Update – Finding A Home — Temple TUFF, 1st place
OwlSports Update – To Kane — From Your Football Family, 2nd place

Best Sportscast (Video)

OwlSports Update: November 15, 2018, 3rd Place

Best Newscast (Video)

Temple Update: April 18, 2019, 1st place
Temple Update: December 6, 2018, 4th place

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The Vibe begins a new season Friday

The Vibe: Dom B

The Vibe: Dom B

TUTV’s hip hop talk show is back with a brand new season. Eddie Madrid joins as a new host and Dom B  performs live for the opening episode. iLL DiLL Tha ViLL, Mad Squablz, NxG, LiMM, also perform. Don’t miss this jam-packed program and watch the premiere on TUTV this Friday, November 8 at 2 and 10 p.m.

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We Need to Talk season premiere airs Saturday

Hosts of We Need To Talk

Hosts of We Need To Talk

We Need to Talk is back for its second season starting this Saturday with a new host to tackle new hot takes. Tanjeen Twinkle, Jenna Song, Imzadi Davis and new addition Lianna Golden discuss blocking on social media, the different audiences for different social media platforms, age gaps in relationships, and their thoughts on climate change.

Tune in to TUTV on Saturday, November 9 at 3:30 and 11:30 p.m. to hear about these topics and more on a new We Need to Talk.

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Temple Tonight returns Saturday!

Temple Tonight logo

Jay returns as host with Ava as co-host on a whole new season of Temple Tonight, TUTV’s late night talk show! Watch the season premiere featuring special guest Daphne Bonner, who co-wrote and co-directed for their film Chuck Lawson and the Night of the Invaders. Tune in Saturday, November 2 at 3:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m.

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New episode of Temple Talk features rapper Dyl

Temple Talk: Dyl

Temple Talk: Dyl

A new episode of TUTV’s entertainment talk show features special guest rapper and Philadelphia native Dyl, who performs live in front of the studio audience. Additionally, the hosts discuss cancel culture, including Ellen and George W. Bush’s friendship, and Harry Style’s latest single, plus much more. Tune in to TUTV on Tuesday, October 29 at 1 and 9 p.m. to see the broadcast premiere!

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New episode of Brand Matters tackles “deepfakes”

Brand Matters: Deepfakes

Brand Matters: Deepfakes

With the rise of social media and influencer marketing, celebrity endorsements have become a big deal in the ad industry. But how can we tell between a real endorsement and a fake one?

In light of Ariana Grande’s $10 million lawsuit against Forever 21 for tricking customers into thinking that she endorses the brand, Brand Matters host Steve McLean along with John Duffin from Duffin Media take a look at ad campaigns throughout the history that adopted the same tactic, as well as the lawsuits that followed.

Tune in to see the premiere of this episode on TUTV this Tuesday, October 29 at 11:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.

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TUTV’s Before I Graduate contest kicks off!

Before I Graduate contest

Before I Graduate contest

TUTV’s Before I Graduate contest is back starting October 23. Every year, TUTV fulfills a Temple wish of one Temple student. Tweet your wish @templetv using the hashtag #TUTVBIG before November 4 to get a chance to take an item off of your college bucket list before graduating. Or you can show up to the SAC on Wednesday, October 30 between 2:30 and 3:20 p.m. and at the Bell Tower on November 1 between 2:15 and 3:15 p.m. to submit your wish in person. Keep an eye out on Twitter for future updates.

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A Broader View will air live on Monday

A Broader View

Tune in at noon Monday, October 21 for a live edition of the current affairs talk show. A Broader View is a student-run TV program highlighting a broad range of topical and relevant issues– subjects that people are talking about or should be talking about!

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La Charla returns to TUTV

The Spanish-language talk show premieres their new season after taking a break over the summer. Tune in to TUTV on Thursday, October 17 at 3:30 p.m. to see the latest episode after a new edition of Lo Último, TUTV’s Spanish-language news show, at 3 p.m.

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What do kids think about media?

Media Inside Out: What do Kids think?

Media Inside Out: What do Kids think?

To answer this question, host of Media Inside Out Sherri Hope Culver will go right to the source. In a slightly irregular edition of the show, the guests will be three thirteen-year old students from a local middle school. They will discuss their favorite media (apps, social media, movies, television shows, music, etc.), their family rules about media, concerns they have about media, and more.

Tune in to TUTV on Monday, October 14 at noon to see this program live. It will re-air the same day at 8 p.m.

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Women’s Volleyball returns to TUTV

Womens Volleyball

Womens Volleyball

TUTV will return to airing the Temple Women’s Volleyball team’s home games for the rest of the season. Watch their game against the Houston Cougars from October 6th on Thursday, October 17 at 12:30 and 8:30 p.m.

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Get your Spanish-language news every Thursday on TUTV

Lo Último

Lo Último

Produced in conjunction with Temple UpdateLo Último is an all-Spanish language news program on TUTV, covering topics ranging from global to local. Tune in to TUTV at 3 and 11 p.m. every Thursday to catch a new edition of this student-produced newscast.

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A new Your Best Life with Lisa Bien premieres Monday

Your Best Life with Lisa Bien: Dana Marie

Your Best Life with Lisa Bien: Dana Marie

On this edition of Your Best Life, Dana Marie shares with host Lisa Bien her battle embracing self-love and acceptance. Tune in on Monday to hear how Dana Marie fought to save her life from sexual abuse, domestic violence, and severe depression.

Dana Marie is now a Program Coordinator at the Police Athletic League of Philadelphia, a motivational speaker, and the author of Live Life Free.

Watch the episode on Monday, October 7 at 12:30 and 8:30 p.m.

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