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CASNR Distinguished & Young Alumni Awards honor seven at Alumni Center

CASNR Distinguished & Young Alumni Awards honor seven at Alumni Center

Texas Tech University’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources honored six distinguished alumni on Monday (Feb. 16) at the university’s McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center. The Distinguished & Young Alumni Awards honor alumni who’ve made significant contributions to society, and whose accomplishments and careers have brought distinction to the college and to the professions associated with agriculture and natural resources.  more »

 

Texas Tech’s undergrad agricultural communications top-ranked, study says

Texas Tech’s undergrad agricultural communications top-ranked, study says

The agricultural communications undergraduate program offered by Texas Tech University’s Department of Agricultural Education and Communications is ranked as the best in the nation, according to a new University of Arkansas study. Following the top-ranked Red Raiders were the University of Florida, Oklahoma State, Texas A&M and Kansas State.  more »

 

GALLERY: CASNR Spring Career Expo rolls out at Red Raider Ballroom

GALLERY: CASNR Spring Career Expo rolls out at Red Raider Ballroom

Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources hosted a Spring Career Expo on Thursday (Feb. 5) in the university’s newly renovated Red Raider Ballroom of Tech’s Student Union Building. This year’s expo featured company representatives from some 25 businesses who were on hand to meet and schedule CASNR students for potential interviews. Among the ag leaders were Cactus Feeders, Capital Farm Credit, Cargill, and Texas Parks and Wildlife.  more »

 

On The Job: CASNR Spring Career Expo revs up as new semester gets underway

On The Job: CASNR Spring Career Expo revs up as new semester gets underway

Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources will host a Spring Career Expo from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday (Feb. 5) in the university’s newly renovated Red Raider Ballroom of Tech’s Student Union Building. This year’s Expo features company representatives from some 25 businesses eager to meet and schedule CASNR students for potential interviews.  more »

 

CASNR ‘Winter Welcome’ set for Jan. 29 in Texas Tech’s Matador Room

CASNR ‘Winter Welcome’ set for Jan. 29 in Texas Tech’s Matador Room

Members of CASNR’s Dr. Bill Bennett Student Success Center are set to launch their annual ‘Winter Welcome’ from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday (Jan. 29) in the Matador Room of Texas Tech’s Student Union Building. One of the evening’s highlights will be the ‘Mr. CASNR’ Contest, hosted by the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources’ Ag Council.  more »

 

CASNR Student Success Center’s focus remains recruiting, retaining top students

CASNR Student Success Center’s focus remains recruiting, retaining top students

They may not be Spiderman, Superman or Wonder Woman, but for a lot of students in Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, the professionals in the Dr. Bill Bennett Student Success Center are superheroes in their own right, largely due to their passion for Tech, CASNR and agriculture in general.  more »

 

Demonstration Projects; TAWC lays groundwork for water conservation

Demonstration Projects; TAWC lays groundwork for water conservation

Hard times brought on by drought have taken a toll on a number of South Plains producers, but not, it seems for Idalou alfalfa farmer Randy McGee. These days he’s taking a negative situation and turning it into something positive.  more »