New Media Inside Out takes deep dive on Netflix

Media Inside Out-Global Streaming

In a new episode of Media Inside Out, host Sherri Hope Culver takes a look at the influence of global streaming services such as Netflix on our current media landscape. Joining Sherri is Media Studies and Production Professor Wazmah Osman, who studies global media, and Piyush Sharma, a global CEO board member and C-Suite advisor.

Together they discuss the business of global streaming services and the impact it has on communities across the planet. Who is making the decisions that determine what we all watch? Piyush describes the “currency of attention” that all businesses are working within, while Wazmah gives a historical perspective of the origins of global media.

Tune in to watch the premiere of this episode on TUTV this Wednesday, September 23 at 12:30 and 8:30 p.m.

New episodes of Temple Athletics start Saturday

Temple Athletics: Spirit Squads

Our half-hour Temple sports team interview program resumes operations with new episodes beginning Saturday with a new format to reflect social distancing protocols. Students acting as show hosts will appear in-studio with interview subjects joining via Zoom. Tune in to see the premiere this Saturday, September 19 at 11:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Watch the season premiere of Inside the Nest Thurs

OwlSports Update and Inside the Nest

Inside the Nest is a special presentation of OwlSports Update broadcast to give you in-depth reporting on everything Temple Football during the season. In a typical episode, the hosts give a recap of the latest Temple Football game before switching over to a live feed of the Head Coach’s weekly conference, followed by a comprehensive break-down of news and comments revealed at the conference. Tune in to the season premiere of Inside the Nest this Thursday, September 17 at noon and 8 p.m.

OwlSports Update will also resume and begin its new season this coming week in a new shortened format to be played multiple times per day. Keep an eye on this space for updates.

TUTV nabs 6 CBI Student Production Award nominations

CBI Awards

TUTV student productions were nominated for 6 Student Production Awards in the Video categories from College Broadcasters, Inc (CBI), a member-driven organization serving students and advisers of college and high school electronic media outlets. OwlSports Update Productions nabbed 4 of the 6 in several categories. Watch the nominated programs now:

Best Comedy

Temple Tonight

Best Newscast

Temple Update: March 12, 2020

Best Station Promo

OwlSports Update Station Promo

Best Sportscast

Inside the Nest: November 19, 2019

Best Sports Reporting

OwlSports Update: A Walk-On, On the Water

Best Social Media Presence

OwlSports Update – @owlsportsupdate



Happy Labor Day to our TUTV viewers!

Happy Labor Day!

You’ve earned a break! Kick back and relax this holiday weekend with TUTV. We will be airing a marathon of Flash Gordon on Monday, September 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Watch an interview with Lucy Bustamante on TUTV

Temple People: Lucy Bustamente

TUTV General Manager Paul Gluck recently spoke to news anchor Lucy Bustamante remotely via Zoom for a new edition of Temple People. Bustamante is a Murrow award winning, Emmy nominated, bilingual journalist. She currently serves as a morning news anchor for NBC10 and breaking news anchor for Telemundo62. Lucy is the daughter of Cuban refugees who migrated to the U.S. in 1969. She is also the Co-President of the NAHJ (National Association of Hispanic Journalists).

Lucy and Paul discuss how she got into television journalism, her coverage of Hurricane Katrina, and how it feels similar to covering the coronavirus and protests in Philadelphia now. Watch the half-hour long program this Thursday, September 3 at 1 and 9 p.m. on TUTV.

Welcome to Temple, new Owls!

Bell Tower

Welcome to Temple, incoming freshman and transfer students! It might be a different kind of first semester than many expected, but for that reason TUTV is even more determined to provide students the best chance at starting off on the right foot. Student success depends a great deal on taking advantage of all the resources the University can provide, on campus and off. TUTV is one of those resources that we hope students will seek to utilize during their time at Temple.

A little about ourselves: Temple University Television (TUTV) is committed to serving as a showcase for the best work by Temple students, faculty and alumni. In other words, we broadcast content produced by you! To submit your original work to TUTV, take a look at the submissions section of this website.

Of course, the best way to learn more about what TUTV is all about is to watch our 24/7 programming! If you have cable in your student living quarters, tune in to Comcast channel 50 or Verizon channel 45, depending on your cable provider. If you don’t have cable, just watch online.

And if you have any questions at all, just shoot us an email using our contact form.

One-hour education special airing Thurs

TUTV Presents Advice from a Classroom

During the coronavirus lockdown, TUTV has been focused on using our platform to help support schoolchildren, families, and teachers who are facing another school year learning from home. To that end, TUTV  has worked with the early education experts on faculty at Temple University’s College of Education to offer ADVICE FROM THE CLASSROOM, a special series designed to aid those folks now teaching their children at home.

“Advice from the Classroom” is a program designed for parents to learn smart ways to make education at home engaging and fun. Watch the premiere of a one-hour special presentation of the collaborative programming this Thursday, August 27 at 1:30 and 9:30 p.m. on TUTV.

TUTV receives 16 nominations from the Mid-Atlantic Emmy© chapter

Emmy AwardThe Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) released the nominations for the 2020 Mid-Atlantic Emmy© Awards, and Temple students received more nominations in the College section than any other university, with a total of 16 finalists in 6 categories ranging from cultural affairs to sports. TUTV original shows Temple Update, OwlSports Update, and We Need to Talk were included in the list of nominations. Additionally, four out of six students nominated in the Talent category are from TUTV.

Check out the full list of Temple nominations below and watch the nominated programs:


Inside the Nest: November 19, 2019
Addison Hunsicker, Senior Producer
Jimmy Freas, Producer
Sean Rodman, Producer
Ben Zimmerman, Graphics Coordinator
Patrick Bertoni, Chief Photographer/Editor
Kevin Rice, Photographer/Editor
Dom Gillaspy, Reporter
Ray Dunne, Reporter
Dan Wilson, Anchor
Brooklyn Vaughan, Anchor

OwlSports Update: February 27, 2020
Jack Byrne, Producer/Director
Will Meade, Producer
Jimmy Freas, Assistant Director
Tom Hughes, Graphics Coordinator
Dom Gillaspy, Anchor/Writer
Brooklyn Vaughan, Anchor/Writer

Temple Update: April 18, 2019
Asad Bokhari, Supervising Producer
Keith Aversa, Producer
Arian Fulcher, Producer
Qadree Fletcher, Director
Jon Dowding, Anchor
Zuri Hoffman, Anchor
Brianna Dent, Reporter/Videographer
Maxwell Bass, Videographer And Editor
Colin Faughnan, Technical Director
Peter Jaroff, Advisor

Temple Update: March 12, 2020
Monica Logroño, Supervising Producer
Aleeya Mayo, Producer
Qadree Fletcher, Director
Victoria Lucas, Anchor
Adam Miller, Anchor
Jack Harrison, Technical Director
Brian Matheis, Editing Manger
Clement Baa-Adomako, Editing Manager
Peter Jaroff, Advisor


Notre Dame Fire Aftermath Live Report
Brianna Dent, Reporter/Videographer
Maxwell Bass, Videographer/Editor
Peter Jaroff, Advisor

Spotted Lanternflies Invade Temple’s Campus
Lianna Golden, Student

Temple Medicine Gun Violence Study
Victoria Lucas, Reporter, Writer
Jake Zebley, Videographer
Maxwell Bass, Graphic Designer


We Need to Talk
Tanjeen Twinkle, Producer/Host
Jenna Song, Producer/Host
Lianna Golden, Host
Imzadi Davis, Host
Luv’En-Ya Rowland, Announcer
Kenny Cooper, Technical Director
Marybeth Gerdelmann, Writer
Qadree Fletcher, Director
Edward Dress, Faculty Advisor


Belinda Kings
Solmaira Valerio, Student

Temple Pilots: Strays
Tyler Crystal, Showrunner
Darryl Loke, Writer/Director
Lindsay Gorsen, Producer
Claire Sackman, Producer
Jackson Kirchhoff, Production Coordinator
Edward Dress, Faculty Advisor
Paul Gluck, Faculty Advisor

Gabrielle Messere, Student/Producer


Being A Walk-On — On the Water
Jake Jesberger, Producer
Nolan Schweitzer, Photog/Editor


Brooklyn Vaughan
Dan Wilson
Kenneth Cooper Jr.
Sean McGeehan

Student Project Showcase returns to TUTV

TUTV Student Project Showcase, a program featuring a collection of original comedy shorts written, acted and directed by Temple students, returns to TUTV on August 4. A whole new set of students contributed to the creation of this hour-long special.

The Showcase is a collection of student projects ranging in format from quiz show, to parody advertisement, to late night comedy show, from Professor Matt Fine’s Media Studies and Production course.

Watch it on TUTV this Tuesday, August 4 at 1 and 9 p.m.

Watch “The Future is Pride” now on TUTV

Communication Studies students at Temple University produced “The Future is Pride” remotely for the first-ever digital NYC Pride Human Rights Conference. The student-produced video premiered during the opening of the  “The Future Is” Panel at the conference during NYC Pride in June. It is airing now on TUTV and available to watch below.

Watch Temple Update’s latest broadcast now

Get the latest news from Temple Update, Temple Moment and Lo Último reporters, including updates about Temple Athletics, Commencement, and budget cuts.

Temple Update News Briefs

天普时刻 | Temple Moment News Briefs

Lo Último


Your Best life returns to TUTV this Monday

Your Best Life with Lisa Bien

A new special one-and-a-half-hour long retrospective episode of Your Best Life revisits some of host Lisa Bien’s favorite interviews.

Formerly known as Bouncing Back, Your Best Life is hosted by Lisa Bien, a professional marketing strategist and Temple Public Relations Professor, who created this program in an effort to give Temple students and other viewers insight into their own misgivings concerning self worth while presenting real life examples of personal struggle with self acceptance.

Tune in Monday, June 15 at 12:30 and 8:30 p.m. for the latest episode.

PHLove COVID-19 Benefit airs on TUTV

PHLove COVID-19 Benefit

We are happy to announce that we will air the PHLove COVID-19 Benefit from last month on TUTV this coming week. The one-hour virtual variety show features Questlove of The Roots, Daryl Hall, Patti LaBelle, DJ Jazzy Jeff, and a collection of celebrities and artists from the City of Brotherly Love, to shine a spotlight on the PHL COVID-19 Fund, which has raised $16 million dollars and aided nearly 400 regional nonprofits since being created on March 19.

John Middleton, the managing partner of the Phillies, and his family organized the event to benefit the fund.

Tune in to TUTV on Tuesday, June 9 at 1 and 9 p.m. and again on Saturday, June 13 at 12:30 and 8:30 p.m. 

Watch the Klein College #TempleMade Day on Wed

Klein College #TempleMade Day Toast

The Klein College of Media and Communication special on-air toast to graduating seniors from May 7 will air on TUTV in full this week. The fully virtual event allowed for faculty and staff to virtually connect with the class of 2020, and their families and friends, to celebrate their achievements at Temple.

Watch to hear personal messages from Dean Boardman and special guests this Wednesday, June 10 at 1 and 9 p.m.