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GALLERY: Dairy Barn goes green with new Tech campus beautification project

GALLERY: Dairy Barn goes green with new Tech campus beautification project

A major facelift for some of Texas Tech’s most iconic scenes is winding down this summer. The greening of the West Library Mall and the area surrounding Tech’s iconic Dairy Barn are part of a $2.5 million campus beautification project that included the university’s Broadway Avenue entrance and Memorial Circle.  more »

 

Capitol Hill; Texas Tech expert puts perspective on agricultural subsidization

Capitol Hill; Texas Tech expert puts perspective on agricultural subsidization

There may be sound economic arguments that support a world without agricultural subsidies. But we don’t live in one, says Texas Tech’s Darren Hudson, an internationally-recognized agricultural economist.  more »

 

Spring Commencement; CASNR graduates featured at May ceremonies

Spring Commencement; CASNR graduates featured at May ceremonies

More than 3,800 students Texas Tech students, including 214 from the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, received diplomas at the university’s commencement ceremonies in May at United Supermarkets Arena in Lubbock.  more »

 

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’s Thomas Knight, noted ag economics professor, to retire in May

Tech’s Thomas Knight, noted ag economics professor, to retire in May

After more than a dozen years of highly-awarded teaching and research within Texas Tech’s Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Thomas Knight has announced that he will retire from his post as Tech Horn Professor and Emabeth Thompson Professor of Risk Management. His last day will be May 31.  more »

 

Agricultural Council: Shelby Maresca named April ‘Aggie of the Month’

Agricultural Council: Shelby Maresca named April ‘Aggie of the Month’

Name: Shelby Maresca; Major: Agricultural Communications, Agribusiness minor; Classification: Junior; Organization: Ambassadors for Agriculture; Hometown: Plainview; Month: April 2015  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 »