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Texas Tech Honors College announces eight Terry Scholars from CASNR

Texas Tech Honors College announces eight Terry Scholars from CASNR

Eight students from Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources have been selected to receive prestigious Terry Foundation Scholarships, university officials announced today (May 27). Selected from an application pool of more than 1,000 high school seniors who have demonstrate exceptional leadership, character, financial need and scholastic ability, the foundation provides four-year scholarships.  more »

 

Tech Graduate School awards fellowships to CASNR’s Ison and Whibesilassie

Tech Graduate School awards fellowships to CASNR’s Ison and Whibesilassie

Two graduate students from Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources have been selected as recipients of the university’s Doctoral Dissertation Completion Fellowship Program for the 2015-16 academic year.  more »

 

In The News: NYT focuses on food sanitation, serious food-borne diseases

In The News: NYT focuses on food sanitation, serious food-borne diseases

With the recent recalls of millions of gallons of ice cream as well as several tons of hummus, pine nuts, frozen vegetables and various meat products, you might think the American food supply is an unholy mess. It’s not. It’s arguably the safest in the world, according to a news analysis by The New York Times’ Kate Murphy earlier this month.  more »

 

Texas Tech Ranch Horse Team brings home ASHA national championship title

Texas Tech Ranch Horse Team brings home ASHA national championship title

Texas Tech’s Ranch Horse Team took first place honors and a national championship title at the American Stock Horse Association National Collegiate Championship Show on Friday (Apr. 24) in Ardmore, Okla. It’s the fifth time in seven years these top riders from the Texas South Plains have reined in their sport’s top prize.  more »

 

CASNR students take top honors at graduate research poster competition

CASNR students take top honors at graduate research poster competition

Texas Tech University’s 14th Annual Graduate Research Poster Competition recently provided an opportunity for students from across campus to present their research before they represent the university at national and international conferences. Presenters included distance students, with one student presenting via Skype from Okinawa, Japan.  more »

 

AFS Spring Awards Banquet highlights academic, extracurricular performance

AFS Spring Awards Banquet highlights academic, extracurricular performance

Outstanding student academic and extracurricular performance was in the spotlight April 18 at the Bayer Museum of Agriculture. Over 275 students, faculty, staff, parents and supporters attended the annual event hosted by the Block and Bridle Club and the Department of Animal and Food Sciences.  more »

 

CASNR faculty, staff recognized for years of service at Tech’s Red Raider Ballroom

CASNR faculty, staff recognized for years of service at Tech’s Red Raider Ballroom

Texas Tech University recognized 36 outstanding College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources faculty and staff members on Wednesday (Apr. 29) with recognition of their length of service to the university community. The awards ceremony was held in the university’s recently renovated Red Raider Ballroom in Tech’s Student Union Building.  more »