Aleeya Mayo and Jane Vitelli are back at the desk with all of the new and notable happenings at Temple and in Philadelphia. Temple receives a multi-million dollar research grant for studying the effects of HIV in context of the opioid crisis. Victoria Lucas has more on how the new Book-Bot at Charles Library works. Kenny Cooper speaks to Billy Ciancaglini, who’s running for mayor. Will Ciancaglini be the first Republican Mayor of Philadelphia after 68 years? Spooky season is well under way in Philadelphia, and Nic Uff talks to Kenny Wittwer from the Eastern State Penitentiary to learn more about the number one haunted house in America. Lastly, Jake Zebley tours Happy Place, a pop-up interactive exhibition in King of Prussia.
A weekly, half-hour news program produced, written, directed and anchored by Temple students. Update focuses on news and events on campus, in the surrounding area and anywhere there may be a story of interest to the greater Temple community. Temple Update is produced every Thursday morning in the TV News Broadcast Production Practicum class, assisted by a dedicated staff of student volunteers.