The IUSTV News Department offers students hands on experience in broadcast news. Tapings are Tuesday nights in the state of the art Beckley Studio in the Media School’s Franklin Hall.

There are opportunities to participate as reporters, anchors, production crew members, and much more.

The news department produces two shows throughout each semester:

Hoosier News Source

Hoosier News Source focuses more on hard news that occurs on the national, state, and local level.

What’s Up Weekly

What’s Up Weekly focuses more on entertainment news and events happening in the Bloomington community.

Hear from IUSTV News Alumni

Awards Won

At the 2021 IASB College Competition Awards, Hoosier News Source placed 1st and What’s Up Weekly placed 3rd in the Television News Program category. IUSTV News reporters Andrew Lamparski placed 1st in the Television Package category and Noelle Friel placed 3rd in the Television Anchor category.

Hoosier News Source placed 3rd in the Television News Program category at the 2020 IASB College Competition Awards and earned an Honorable Mention at the 2018-2019 Pinnacle College Media Awards in the Best Television Newscast category.