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Twelve CASNR laboratories spotlighted in latest Texas Tech EH&S Safety Survey

Twelve CASNR laboratories spotlighted in latest Texas Tech EH&S Safety Survey

Recently 62 laboratories within Texas Tech’s College of Agriculture Sciences and Natural Resources were surveyed by Tech’s Environmental Health and Safety Department. The surveys are conducted at least two times a year to ensure the labs are in compliance with university and federal guidelines for lab safety.  more »

 

NRM, National Ranching Heritage Center host inaugural ‘Quailapalooza’ on Apr. 18

NRM, National Ranching Heritage Center host inaugural ‘Quailapalooza’ on Apr. 18

Children six- to 12-years-old will have a hands-on opportunity to see how scientists study quail during the inaugural Quailapalooza from 1-3:30 p.m. on Saturday (Apr. 18) at the National Ranching Heritage Center at Texas Tech.  more »

 

CASNR Agricultural Awareness Week features Bruce Vincent on April 21

CASNR Agricultural Awareness Week features Bruce Vincent on April 21

Montana timber man Bruce Vincent will be a featured speaker at 6 p.m. on Tuesday (Apr. 21) in the Red Raider Ballroom in Texas Tech’s Student Union Building. Hosted by Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Agricultural Awareness Week, admission to the presentation which will focus on environmental stewardship is free and open to the public.  more »

 

Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit receives science award

Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit receives science award

The Texas Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit at Texas Tech has been honored with a 2015 ‘Excellence in Science’ Award from the U.S. Geological Survey, officials announced on Monday (Mar. 2). The unit is a partnership between Texas Tech, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, U.S. Geological Survey, The Wildlife Management Institute and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  more »

 

Thirty-one CASNR students honored as Dean’s Scholars Award winners at ICC

Thirty-one CASNR students honored as Dean’s Scholars Award winners at ICC

Top academic standouts from Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources will be recognized as Dean’s Scholars on Tuesday (Mar. 10) at a special ceremony held in the International Cultural Center’s Hall of Nations. The awards, funded by various donations to the college, are based on academic excellence as well as leadership, character and citizenship.  more »

 

NRM’s Roesler receives American Fisheries Society presentation award

NRM’s Roesler receives American Fisheries Society presentation award

A graduate student with Texas Tech’s Department of Natural Resources Management received the ‘Best Student Oral Presentation Award’ at a meeting of the American Fisheries Society Arizona-New Mexico Chapter. Elizabeth Roesler, a master’s student from Chicago, received the honor on Friday (Feb. 6) at the group’s annual convention in Las Cruces, NM.  more »

 

CASNR Distinguished & Young Alumni Awards honor seven at Alumni Center

CASNR Distinguished & Young Alumni Awards honor seven at Alumni Center

Texas Tech University’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources honored six distinguished alumni on Monday (Feb. 16) at the university’s McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center. The Distinguished & Young Alumni Awards honor alumni who’ve made significant contributions to society, and whose accomplishments and careers have brought distinction to the college and to the professions associated with agriculture and natural resources.  more »