UPDATE: ANCHOR AUDITIONS ARE NOW FULL FOR THE SPRING 2021 SEMESTER
Welcome to the Spring 2021 Semester with Temple Update! Temple Update anchor auditions will be held virtually over Zoom, on Friday, January 29, 2021. 5 minute slots between the hours of 10AM-12PM and 1PM-3PM have been opened. You will need to write a short script for your audition. There is a simple, three-step process to sign up for auditions.
If NONE of the available spots work for you to audition, please email supervising producer Nic Uff at firstname.lastname@example.org
Step 1: Fill out the Anchor Auditions application form by CLICKING HERE.
Step 2: Sign up for an audition spot by CLICKING HERE.
Step 3: Be sure to email your completed script to TempleUpdate@gmail.com by 7PM on Thursday (1/28). For an example script, please look below.
Example Anchor Script:
For your anchor audition, please write a news brief that includes at least three items and that will take about one minute to read. Your script can include news, sports and weather items. If you are mostly interested in anchoring sports, you can include more sports items. If you are primarily interested in weather, you can include more of a forecast. If you are trying out for Lo Último or Update Ahora, at least part of your script should be in Spanish.
PUT “ANCHOR SCRIPT” IN YOUR SUBJECT LINE. Attach script as a .doc or put in body of e-mail(no PDFs, please)
HELLO, I’M __________ AND THIS IS A TEMPLE UPDATE NEWS BRIEF.
TEMPLE UNIVERSITY’S LONG-AWAITED CHARLES LIBRARY IS FINALLY OPEN FOR BUSINESS.
TEMPLE UPDATE WAS AMONG THE FIRST IN LINE TO EXPLORE THE ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-SEVEN MILLION DOLLAR ADDITION TO MAIN CAMPUS AND OUR TEAM WAS GIVEN AN ALL ACCESS TOUR BY DEAN OF LIBRARIES, JOE LUCIA.
TEMPLE UPDATE’S CONNAL SMITH HAS THE FULL STORY COMING UP THURSDAY.
THE NORTHERN BAHAMAS ARE DEALING WITH HISTORIC FLOODING AND WIND DAMAGE IN THE WAKE OF HURRICANE DORIAN.
AT LANDFALL, THE STORM PACKED 185 MILE PER HOUR WINDS WITH GUSTS UP TO 220 MILES PER HOUR.
THE DEVASTATING STORM HAS CLAIMED 7 LIVES ON THE ISLANDS AND IS HOVERING OFF THE COAST OF THE SOUTH-EASTERN UNITED STATES, PROMPTING EVACUATIONS FROM FLORIDA TO SOUTH CAROLINA.
TURNING NOW TO WEATHER, EXPECT PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH HIGHS IN THE LOW 80S FOR YOUR WEEKEND AND NEXT WEEK LOOKS LIKE LOTS OF THE SAME, WITH PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES AND HIGHS IN THE MID-70S ALL WEEK LONG.
THAT’S ALL FOR THIS TEMPLE UPDATE NEWS BRIEF.
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SEE YOU NEXT TIME.