TUTV is Temple University’s digital cable station. Broadcasting to the city of Philadelphia on channel 50 on Comcast digital cable and channel 45 on Verizon FIOS, TUTV features programming from the School of Media and Communication (SMC) and other schools and colleges within the university, as well as community and professional broadcast partners.
Programming for TUTV is inclusive of all SMC departments, other Temple schools, colleges, and campuses abroad. The television station airs major events like the Lew Klein Alumni in the Media Awards and original and student programming such as Temple Update, We Make The Call, OwlSports Update, Philadelphia Neighborhoods, documentaries, lectures, symposia, and programming created through academic coursework such as TUTV Community Forum. TUTV captures performances from the Theater Department of the Center of the Arts and collaborates with the Fox School of Business, the School of Medicine and Temple University Athletics.
Upon TUTV’s launch, former Temple University President Ann Weaver Hart stated, “The Kal and Lucille Rudman Media Production Center will play a key role in the arts, media and communications here at Temple University and across greater Philadelphia.”