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Top students, faculty highlight CASNR Honors Banquet at Merket Center

Top students, faculty highlight CASNR Honors Banquet at Merket Center

Outstanding students, staff and faculty from across Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources were honored Friday (Apr. 25) at its annual Honors Banquet at the Merket Alumni Center in Lubbock. Sponsored by the Ag Council, the event featured a variety of honors.  more »

 

CASNR celebrates new professorships; Dabbert, McKenney honored at Arena

CASNR celebrates new professorships; Dabbert, McKenney honored at Arena

Officials with the Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources announced today (Apr. 16) the creation and appointment of two top-level professorships. They are the Burnett Foundation Professorship in Quail Ecology, which goes to Brad Dabbert with Tech’s Department of Natural Resources Management, while the Rockwell Professorship in Horticulture will go to Cynthia McKenney with Tech’s Department of Plant and Soil Science. The honors were made during a special ceremony in the City Bank Room at the university’s United Spirit Arena.  more »

 

Bernard Rollin lecture, honors banquet highlight CASNR Awareness Week

Bernard Rollin lecture, honors banquet highlight CASNR Awareness Week

Texas Tech University’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources kicks off its annual ‘Agriculture and Natural Resources Awareness Week’ on Tuesday (Apr. 22) with a number of events and activities planned throughout the week to showcase the college’s departments and student organizations to the campus community.  more »

 

CASNR faculty, staff recognized for years of service at Frazier Alumni Pavilion

CASNR faculty, staff recognized for years of service at Frazier Alumni Pavilion

Texas Tech University recognized 31 outstanding faculty and staff members with the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources today (April 3) with recognition of their length of service to the university community. The awards ceremony was held at Tech’s Frazier Alumni Pavilion.  more »

 

CASNR hosts renowned bioethicist; Bernard Rollin to discuss animal ethics

CASNR hosts renowned bioethicist; Bernard Rollin to discuss animal ethics

One of the nation’s groundbreaking bioethicists, Bernard Rollin, will be a featured speaker on Tuesday (April 22) at 6 p.m. in Texas Tech University’s International Cultural Center. Hosted by Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Agricultural Awareness Week, admission to the animal rights and animal consciousness presentation is free and open to the public.  more »

 

Cold Takes Toll; Supplemental feeding influences survival of West Texas quail

Cold Takes Toll; Supplemental feeding influences survival of West Texas quail

This winter’s bitter cold has been hard on everybody, but it’s been particularly tough on quail, those small birds that survive the cold by feeding on tiny seeds. That was particularly true out of Texas Rolling Plains during a large January weather event that dumped more than a foot of snow that hung on for days.  more »

 

Tech regents announce promotions for almost a dozen CASNR faculty members

Tech regents announce promotions for almost a dozen CASNR faculty members

The Texas Tech University System Board of Regents approved the academic advancement of eleven leading College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources faculty members during their latest meeting (Feb. 28) in Lubbock.  more »