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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 »

 

GALLERY: Heavy rains don’t slow new CASNR’s Bayer Plant Science Building

GALLERY: Heavy rains don’t slow new CASNR’s Bayer Plant Science Building

Rain that lashed parts of Texas Tech, and led to flooding and water rescues in the Lubbock area were part of a rare wet May here on the South Plains. But the downpours didn’t seem to set the construction crews that far behind schedule as they pressed ahead with CASNR’s new Bayer Plant Science Building. The building’s outer walls continue to go up and some of the windows are getting glass panels.  more »

 

Texas Viticulture Certificate Program application window opens on June 1

Texas Viticulture Certificate Program application window opens 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 Viticulture Certificate Program.’ But before anyone can even gaze on a grape, they’ll need to apply to the program.  more »

 

Advising, faculty awards go to CASNR’s Thayne Montague and Cindy Akers

Advising, faculty awards go to CASNR’s Thayne Montague and Cindy Akers

Two outstanding faculty members from Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources recently received awards for their quality teaching and advising. One of the ceremonies was hosted by the university’s Division of Institutional Diversity, Equity and Community Engagement which honored Tech’s Department of Plant and Soil Science Thayne Montague on Thursday (Apr. 30) at the university’s McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center.  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 »

 

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 »

 

Faculty, top students highlight CASNR Honors Banquet at Texas Tech’s ICC

Faculty, top students highlight CASNR Honors Banquet at Texas Tech’s ICC

Standout students, staff and faculty from across Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources were honored Friday (Apr. 24) at its annual Honors Banquet at the university’s International Cultural Center in Lubbock. Sponsored by the Ag Council, the event featured a variety of honors.  more »