News

Electric Town, Japan

Temple Update has had several reporters and contributors who studied away or abroad this year, this is the account of Reporter Joshua Martin-Corrales and his experience at Akiba, Japan or Electric Town as it’s often called. Akiba is full of manga, anime, figurines, and video games of all sorts.  View More »

Entertainment

Holiday Health Tips

With the Holiday season in full force starting with Thanksgiving, it is no secret that people have the tendency to overindulge. Research shows that the average American gains three to five pounds between Thanksgiving and New Years. While that may not sound like a lot to some, the problem is that most people do not end up shedding the extra weight post-holidays. View More »

Skating Rink Opens At Dilworth

The new Rothman Institute Skating Rink next to City Hall in Dilworth Park is ready for the skates to hit the ice. The project which has been in the works for the past two years opened with a special ceremony on Friday, Nov. View More »

SportsDesk

Men’s basketball goes winless in Brooklyn

Friday night’s 74-54 loss to #3/4 Duke was expected. But coming into Saturday for the Coaches vs. Cancer consolation match against UNLV brought a more positive mindset for Temple fans.  The Rebels (3-1) were crushed by an unranked Stanford team Friday night at the Barlcays Center (Brooklyn, NY). View More »

Okafor and Winslow too Much for Owls in 74-54 Romp

  Both Duke and Temple entered Friday night’s contest undefeated and looking for a statement win in a four team tournament. The Coaches vs. Cancer Classic featured both teams as well as NCAA Tournament regulars in UNLV and Stanford. With Stanford routing the Runnin’ Rebels in the first contest, the prime-time matchup between the Owls and the Blue Devils was about to unfold in the Barclays Center. View More »