All new We Need to Talk premieres Monday

We Need to Talk: Episode 11

Hosts Bibi Bosselange, Alesia Bani, Suman Ann, and Lianna Golden return to discuss issues of faith, family, love, work, sexuality and more this week on TUTV in an all new episode of We Need to Talk.

Tune in to TUTV this Monday, April 26 at 1:30 and 9:30 p.m. to watch the premiere.

Watch the season finale of Temple Talk on Tuesday

Temple Talk Season 8 Premiere

Hosts Jackie Rappaport, Baker McNamara, Connell O’Brien, and Kamryn Scrivens return for the final show of the semester. Temple Talk will return for the fall, but until then, tune into the season finale on Tuesday, April 27 at 1 and 9 p.m.

Get the latest in Philly news Wed with The Temp

The Temp: Episode 5

The Temp returns to TUTV with hosts Kamryn Scrivens and Nate Stanley this week. Hear reporting on Philadelphia’s trash and illegal dumping problem after being named the Dirtiest City in America by Forbes, the struggles some disabled students are facing with at-home schooling, the latest on the nation’s vaccine rollout, details on the restaurant industry’ response to COVID-19, how some are spending their stimulus checks and more.

Watch the premiere on Wednesday, April 21 at 2:30 and 10:30 p.m. on TUTV.

Tune in Monday for an hour-long special on suicide

Your Best Life: Suicide

Tune in for a special presentation of Your Best Life with host Lisa Bien premiering on TUTV this week. In a new hour-long episode, Lisa hears from three people who have lost a loved one to suicide and have gone on to turn tragedy into advocacy. Lisa sheds a light on the long-lasting effects that suicide has on those left behind.

Ihsan Hines, President of My Brother’s Keeper; Deirdre Breckenridge, author of A Whisper From Noelle; and Mary Ann Murtha, Area Director of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention join Lisa to discuss how their lives have been impacted by suicide and how they have gone on to work towards suicide prevention and awareness.

Tune in to TUTV this Monday, April 19 at 12:30 and 8:30 p.m. to watch the premiere of this important episode.

Watch a new edition of La Charla on Thurs

La Charla: Episode 12

A new season of La Charla brings several new faces as Osmara Orellana, Laura Carvajal, and Alexandra López-Carrión join host Luisa Saurez as panelists for the program. In the first socially-distanced edition of our Spanish-language talk show, the four hosts share their thoughts and feelings regarding Biden’s win against Trump in the 2020 Presidential Election, the ongoing pandemic, and more.

Watch the 2021 season premiere this Thursday, April 22 at 2:30 and 10:30 p.m. on TUTV!


New comedy program premieres Saturday

Laugh It Up with Lauren: Pilot

TUTV is excited to add a brand new program to our roster! Laugh It Up with Lauren is hosted by Lauren Schulman and showcases aspiring stand-up comedians along with fun segments in between.

The pilot episode was produced during the pandemic and features five stand-up comics performing from their apartments. Taylor Bernstein, Sarah Fatemi, Ross Weisman, Julian Maldonado, and Steve Lipman each deliver a short set individually and later join Lauren for a game at the end.

Don’t miss the premiere on TUTV! Sit back, relax, and get ready to Laugh It Up this Saturday, April 17 at 3:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. and at 7:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 18.

Laugh It Up with Lauren: Pilot

Media Inside Out is live on TUTV this Monday

Media Inside Out with Sherri Hope Culver

An all-new live edition of Media Inside Out will premiere on TUTV this Monday with host Sherri Hope Culver. Tune in to hear a discussion about digital influencers and how they are shaping our perception of the world.

Media Inside Out is a media literacy television talk show that explores the media we love to watch, listen to, read and play with an analytical and critical approach. The series is produced and hosted by Sherri Hope Culver, director of the Center for Media and Information Literacy at Temple University.

Tune in to TUTV on Monday, April 12 at noon and 8 p.m. to watch the premiere of the latest episode.

Lo Último premieres first episode of 2021 on Monday

Lo Ultimo

Produced in conjunction with Temple UpdateLo Último is an all-Spanish language, student-produced news program on TUTV, covering topics ranging from global to local. Tune in to TUTV this Monday, April 12 at 1 and 9 p.m. to catch the latest edition.

Meet The World at Temple’s new co-hosts!

The World at Temple returns for the first episode of 2021 this Tuesday with two new co-hosts, Suman Ann and Jesse Dimich-Louvet!

In this episode, hear from guests Tanjeen Twinkle and Tasnim Hasan, two Temple alums from Bangladesh who have started a podcast together. Uniquely Me focuses on the South Asian community and makes an effort to tackle topics not normally discussed openly in their culture, including dating, colorism, and mental health issues.

Next, explore Temple’s Rome campus! Temple Rome’s Orientation, Student Activities, and Social Media Director Gianni Marangio takes viewers on a tour of the city and provides a preview of what Temple students can experience while studying there.

Watch this and more on the premiere airing this Tuesday, April 6 at 2 and 10 p.m. on TUTV.

Temple SMASH premieres new episode Saturday, April 10

Temple University’s very own student-run sketch comedy show is back with a new half-hour episode on TUTV!

In this edition, see the new hit game show: is it your high school English teacher, or some other lonely white woman? Later, Presidential candidates try to appeal to a new demographic, and a famous Mozart opera is updated for modern times…kind of.

Watch these sketches and more. Tune in on Saturday, April 10 at 5 p.m. and Sunday, April 11 at 1 and 9 a.m. to watch the premiere.

New High Flying Owls highlights how to overcome setbacks in business

High Flying Owls: Switch Stream

Tune in for a new edition of High Flying Owls hosted by Dwight Carey, an Assistant Professor of Strategic Management at Temple, who brings to light alumni who have started their own companies.

The theme of this episode is “From Startup to Surprise to Startup: How to Overcome Challenges.” Three Temple alumni are brought on to share their journeys as entrepreneurs who overcame hurdles and setbacks with their initial startups. The guests, sisters Sarah and Rachel Stanton and their friend Tyler Berezowsky, eventually founded Switch Stream together, an assistive technology company making wearable devices for persons with physical impairments. They each discuss their early failures and the lessons they took that led them to success with their current venture.

Watch the premiere on Wednesday, April 8 at 1 and 9 p.m. on TUTV.

New We Need to Talk looks at nutrition and health

We Need to Talk: Episode 10

Tune in this week for a new episode of TUTV’s all-female talk show, We Need to Talk. Hosts Bibi Bosselange, Alesia Bani, Suman Ann, and Lianna Golden return for a special episode looking at health, nutrition, diet culture, body image, and how social media influencers affect how women approach those topics.

Joining them to discuss these topics is influencer and current Clinical Nutrition student Marlee Dannenbaum, whose Instagram,, is devoted to shedding light on these topics through her own struggles.

Watch the premiere this Monday, March 22 at 1:30 and 9:30 on TUTV.

New Community Forum premieres Tuesday

Covid-19 Impact on Small Businesses

In a new episode of TUTV Community Forum, host Mydia Alonso takes a closer look at the impact COVID-19 has had on small businesses in the Philadelphia area. She is joined by the Director of the Small Business Development Center at the Fox School of Business, Maura Shenker. The Center’s mission is to help people in the community start businesses and provide aid as they grow, including one-on-one consulting, feasibility studies, and management strategies.

COVID-19 has been devastating to the small businesses in the community and elsewhere, and Maura and Mydia together examine what can be done to alleviate the burden that has been placed on them during the pandemic.

Watch the premiere on Tuesday, March 23 at 2 and 10 p.m.

Congrats to our IBS Awards winners!

TUTV student-produced programming won two awards from the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System at this year’s IBS Awards!

TUTV’s student-produced entertainment talk show Temple Talk won “Best Variety Program”. Additionally, one of our station promos won “Best TV Station On-Air Promo”. “Don’t You Forget About TUTV” was produced by a student team from Klein College course “Advertising 3008: Television Promotion: On-Air, Online, On Social” and paid homage to Breakfast Club while promoting TUTV. Watch it below.

See a full list of the IBS Awards winners here.

New “Brand Mattters” premieres Monday

Brand Matters: March 15, 2021

Host Steve McLean joins John Duffin, owner of Duffin Media, to discuss the topic of authenticity in marketing. These days, younger consumers are more inclined to engage with brands that align with their values, which has altered the approach many companies’ marketing strategies. During this program, Steve and John take a look at examples where campaigns failed or succeeded in cultivating an authentic audience connection.

Watch the premiere on TUTV this Monday, March 15 at 1 and 9 p.m.