News & Views

News and Views
11:21 am
Mon September 25, 2006

Amy Tan

First published in 1989, The National Endowment for the Arts recently chose Amy Tan's first novel, The Joy Luck Club, as one of its "Big Reads" for 2007. Meridee Duddleston had a chance to speak with the author whose first and subsequent works resonate with readers in the United States and around the world.

News and Views
12:15 pm
Mon September 18, 2006

Addiction and Recovery

One out of four household are affected, in some way, by drug and alcohol addictions. WRTI's Jim Hilgen looks at addiction and recovery options.

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
3:41 pm
Mon August 14, 2006

Aging in America

As Americans, on the whole, are getting older questions are bound to follow. Jim Hilgen takes a look at some of the issues facing older Americans today, as well as the generations to come.

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
11:53 am
Mon August 7, 2006

Cosmetic Surgery

It may seem, to the casual observer, as though everyone has had some sort of cosmetic procedure. Jim Hilgen takes a look at some of the ins and outs of cosmetic surgery.

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
9:35 am
Mon July 24, 2006

Sunken History

Shipwrecks along our shoreline hold history and, some hope, treasure. Jim Hilgen looks at the sunken history along the Delaware and New Jersey shore.

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
11:09 am
Mon July 17, 2006

Single Sex Schools

Jim Hilgen looks at the discussion on the merits, or lack thereof, of same sex education.

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
2:32 pm
Mon July 3, 2006

Welcome America

WRTI's Jim Hilgen looks at what has been called the "Largest Celebration of America's Birthday," Philadelphia's Welcome America Celebration.

News and Views
4:10 pm
Fri June 23, 2006

Global Warming

Is global warming naturally occurring, or man-made? WRTI's Jim Hilgen looks into the question.

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
3:55 pm
Mon May 1, 2006

Gun Regulation

Quite possibly Philadelphia may have the highest per capita, big city murder rate in the country. WRTI's Jim Hilgen looks at efforts to stem the tide of violence and murder which plagues the city.

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
2:20 pm
Mon April 24, 2006

Sleep

WRTI's Jim Hilgen takes a look at sleep patterns.

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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