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Happy Holidays: Welcome to the Dean’s Office Christmas Open House

Happy Holidays: Welcome to the Dean’s Office Christmas Open House

Everyone was walking in a winter wonderland on Tuesday (Dec. 15). That’s when CASNR faculty and staff, along with our friends across campus, gathered at the Goddard Building for the Annual Dean’s Office Christmas Open House. From all of us at the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resource, we hope the peace and joy of the season will live in your heart all year long.  more »

 

Two CASNR standouts selected as 2016 Texas Tech Integrated Scholars

Two CASNR standouts selected as 2016 Texas Tech Integrated Scholars

Two outstanding faculty members with Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources have been named Texas Tech Integrated Scholars by the university’s Office of the Provost. Scott Burris, an Associate Professor and Graduate Studies Coordinator with Tech’s Department of Agricultural Education and Communications and Cynthia McKenney, Associate Chair and Rockwell Endowed Professor of Horticulture with Tech’s Department of Plant and Soil Science, were recognized through the annual selection process.  more »

 

‘Tis the Season: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

‘Tis the Season: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

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Agricultural Council: Hunter Parrott named November ‘Aggie of the Month’

Agricultural Council: Hunter Parrott named November ‘Aggie of the Month’

Name: Hunter Parrott; Major: Interdisciplinary Agriculture; Classification: Senior; Organization: Alpha Gamma Rho; Hometown: Plains; Month: November  more »

 

David Doerfert takes new leadership post with Texas Tech Graduate School

David Doerfert takes new leadership post with Texas Tech Graduate School

A Texas Tech agricultural communications professor has been named Associate Dean with Tech’s Graduate School. David Doerfert steps into his new position on Jan. 1.  more »

 

Courtney Meyers honored by APLU, USDA with new teacher award

Courtney Meyers honored by APLU, USDA with new teacher award

Courtney Meyers’ family is full of teachers, from her parents to her twin sister, aunts, an uncle and cousins. You could say teaching is in her blood. So it should be no surprise that Meyers, an associate professor in the Department of Agricultural Education & Communications at Texas Tech University, excels at her profession.  more »

 

Pig Roast: CASNR presents ‘Outstanding Agriculturalist’ awards at Civic Center

Pig Roast: CASNR presents ‘Outstanding Agriculturalist’ awards at Civic Center

Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources honored three Texas residents with Gerald W. Thomas Outstanding Agriculturalist Awards on Tuesday (Nov. 10) during its 88th annual Pig Roast at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Exhibit Hall. The Pig Roast also celebrates scholarship donors, recipients and intercollegiate judging teams.  more »