Temple Update’s Emmy Nomination

For the fourth straight year, Temple Update has been nominated for a NATAS Mid-Atlantic Emmy Award. Update’s April 25th, 2013 show was nominated in the College/University Student Production – Newscast category. The newscast, anchored by Megan McNerney and Chase Senior, featured reports on the death of a West Chester University student at an off-campus party after Spring Fling and a live report from Kaitlin Lavinder on a professor and students from Temple’s School of Podiatry who had treated victims of the Boston Marathon bombing. View More »


5 Must-Know Tips for Temple Freshmen

For the incoming class of freshmen, senior Sarah Cannon has left her five tips on do’s and don’ts for the first semester at Temple University. 1. Don’t buy all the books: Many professors list books that you do not need at all, so wait until the professor specifically tells you to get that one book, instead of all of them. View More »

Class of 2014: Senior Tribute Montage

  Temple Update pays tribute to some of the seniors who helped make our 25th year a memorable one. Some of the seniors have been working with Temple Update for four years, in roles including producer, director, technical director, reporter, anchor, videographer, audio, studio camera, computer graphics and archives. View More »


Owls Shock Commodores 37-7 in Opener

Usually a trip down to a SEC school’s campus, if your team is not in a power five conference, means a fat paycheck and a dominating performance from the home team in a football game. Considering the Temple Owls finished 3-9 last year in their first year in the American Athletic Conference, almost everyone expected that notion to remain true. View More »

Talking Taney Baseball with Prof. Bryant Simon

The Taney Dragons, the little league baseball team based in Center City, has received attention from all over the world. Over the past couple weeks, pitcher Mo’ne Davis led the team of 12 and 13 year olds on an exhilarating run in the Little League Baseball World Series. View More »