Television Studio

The television studio is located on the 4th floor of the East Wing (room 4030/4032

The studio space in the Global and International Studies building is a fully-digital broadcast studio, which can provide an HD 1080i image to outlets around the world.  We can accommodate media requests for live, on-camera or audio-only, faculty interviews - by utilizing our broadcast standard HD studio facility.  This HD Broadcast level studio is provided at no cost to broadcast outlets.  IU Bloomington and its IU-Radio/Television Services (RTVS) unit, offers technical coordination assistance.

For broadcast television The Global and International Studies studio is a single HD camera “headshot” broadcast television studio facility, with IFB and microphone, complete with HD 1080i fiber transmission (2-way).  The fiber transmission path is from the IU-RTVS master control (on the Bloomington campus), to sister PBS affiliate WFYI-Indianapolis.  WFYI can turnaround fiber transmission to “The Switch” for outbound worldwide reach.  Requesting broadcast networks are responsible for directly coordinating transmission path turnaround with WFYI-Indianapolis and “The Switch,” including any associated fees.

For IP based Skype interviews:  The Global and International Studies studio offers single HD camera Skype interview capability, with IFB and microphone.

For broadcast audio-only:  Audio-only interview capability is available from either the Global and International Studies studio, or, from NPR radio affiliate station WFIU (on the Bloomington campus).  Transmission is via ISDN connection.

Additionally, broadcast outlets seeking a studio space to use for in-person interviews while on the IU Bloomington campus can utilize the studio space.

More details are available upon request. For more information or to arrange a studio interview, contact Chuck Carney at 812-856-3287 or