On-Air Talent

Behind the Scenes

Update Abroad

Executive Producer, Peter Jaroff

Peter Jaroff is a broadcast news professional with more than 30 years of experience in television and radio, including 25 years at 6abc Action News and 3 at KYW Newsradio 1060. He’s now training college students how to keep their campus informed through quality live news broadcasts, daily news briefs in English and Spanish, a news web site, and social media.

Prof. Jaroff has been an Assistant Professor at Temple University since 2010 and has been the Executive Producer of Temple Update since 2007. Temple Update won a NATAS Mid-Atlantic Emmy Award for Best College Production in the Newscast category, been nominated four other times for the honor, and won the Media Studies and Production “Emmy” for best studio production in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016. Update’s web site,, won the MSP award for best web site in 2016, and has been nominated for the best college web site award by College Broadcasters, Inc.