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Integrated Understanding; Texas Int’l Cotton School scheduled for Aug. 1-12

Integrated Understanding; Texas Int’l Cotton School scheduled for Aug. 1-12

The Lubbock Cotton Exchange, in conjunction with Texas Tech University’s Fiber & Biopolymer Research Institute, is hosting the 36th session of the Texas International Cotton School. Running from Aug. 1-12, the High Plains program is two weeks of classes, lectures, tours and hands-on interaction in all phases of cotton production, harvesting, ginning, classing, testing, preparation and processing.  more »

 

Texas Tech names CASNR Dean Michael Galyean to the position of interim provost

Texas Tech names CASNR Dean Michael Galyean to the position of interim provost

Texas Tech University today (July 15) announced the appointment of Michael Galyean, the dean of Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, as the university’s new interim provost and senior vice president, effective Aug. 1.  more »

 

New grants administrator on deck in CASNR administration headquarters

New grants administrator on deck in CASNR administration headquarters

Galen Austin, a specialist in contract and grants administration, has been selected to lead this critical area within Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. He officially stepped into his new post on July 11.  more »

 

GALLERY: Turf Grass Field Day highlights research at Quaker Farm

GALLERY: Turf Grass Field Day highlights research at Quaker Farm

Growing and maintaining turf in sweltering West Texas was in the spotlight Monday (July 11) at a Turf Grass Field Day at the Texas Tech University’s Quaker Research Farm. The event was developed and provided by Texas Tech’s Department of Plant and Soil Science and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension.  more »

 

Everardo Macias, new coordinator for diversity, named in CASNR Dean’s office

Everardo Macias, new coordinator for diversity, named in CASNR Dean’s office

Everardo Macias has been named the new Coordinator of Diversity for Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. He officially stepped into his new position on July 5.  more »

 

Texas Tech becomes new member of Association of Universities for Textiles

Texas Tech becomes new member of Association of Universities for Textiles

During an annual scientific conference on textiles in Ljubljana, Slovenia, the board of the Association of Universities for Textiles (AUTEX) on Friday (June 10) announced that Texas Tech University has been selected as its newest member.  more »

 

Texas Tech Viticulture Program application window opened on June 1

Texas Tech Viticulture Program application window opened on June 1

Next fall the Lone Star State’s thriving grape and wine industry will have a new group of trained professionals in the pipeline, thanks to a program known as the, ‘Texas Tech Viticulture Program.’ But before anyone can even gaze on a grape, they’ll need to apply to the program.  more »