News and Views
1:00 pm
Sat April 23, 2005

Jazz Appreciation Month

WRTI's Jim Hilgen takes a look at this uniquely American art form.

Temple View is WRTI's daily public affairs program featuring short interviews with newsmakers, authors, musicians, and, of course, experts on various topics--many featuring Temple University faculty members.

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News and Views
4:00 pm
Sat April 16, 2005

Emergency Preparedness

The American people are acutely aware of the potential for disaster. WRTI's Jim Hilgen looks at emergency preparedness on this weeks Temple View.

News and Views
10:51 am
Sat April 9, 2005


Oil prices are at an all-time high. WRTI's Jim Hilgen takes a look this important commodity.

News and Views
2:09 pm
Sat April 2, 2005

Doris Kearns Goodwin

Pulitzer Prize-winning author and presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin shares her perspectives on baseball, a professional challenge and Abraham Lincoln with Meridee Duddleston. Goodwin appeared at the Philadelphia Speakers Series.

News and Views
12:13 pm
Sat March 26, 2005

Pet Therapy

Members of the Deer Meadows Retirement Home community highlight the benefits of adding small animals to a living environment. Temple's John Shank, Ed.D., CTRS, chair of the Department of Therapeutic Recreation adds his views.

News and Views
10:09 am
Sat March 19, 2005

Type 2 Diabetes

In the last fifteen years overweight, obesity and type 2 diabetes have taken a parallel course upward. Meridee Duddleston talks with three physicians looking into this chronic disease.

News and Views
10:45 am
Sat March 12, 2005


A new blog is being created every three seconds. Meridee Duddleston peeks into the world of web logs.

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News and Views
4:38 pm
Sat March 5, 2005

Dave Barry

WRTI News Director Windsor Johnston had the opportunity to speak with Dave Barry, acclaimed humorist and journalist whose column appears in over 500 newspapers in the United States. Barry is the winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary, and is the author of best-seller Dave Barry Talks Back. Dave Barry was part of the Philadelphia Speaker Series.

News and Views
10:15 am
Sat February 26, 2005

Celebration of Black History Month

Part of WRTI's celebration of Black History month, Meridee Duddleston facilitates a glimpse of the ties between a jazz musician, a lyric structure, a playwright, and a poet.

News and Views
10:43 am
Sat February 19, 2005

Salvador Dali Exhibit Curator Michael Taylor

Meridee Duddleston speaks with Michael Taylor about the Dali retrospective on display at the Philadelphia Museum of Art until May 15th.