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Sanjit Deb takes new post with Tech’s Department of Plant and Soil Science

Sanjit Deb takes new post with Tech’s Department of Plant and Soil Science

Sanjit Deb, an expert in soil physics and hydrology, has been named an assistant professor in Texas Tech’s Department of Plant and Soil Science, according to officials within the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. He officially stepped into his new teaching and research post on July 1.  more »

 

Texas Tech’s own creamery churns out batches of homemade hits (Video)

Texas Tech’s own creamery churns out batches of homemade hits (Video)

With summer’s higher temperatures comes a craving for cooler sweet treats. With July being National Ice Cream Month, we take you inside the homemade ice cream making process of COWamongus. This eatery, located inside the Animal Science and Food Sciences building, has the perfect recipe for this warm weather confection.  more »

 

Saddle Up; Brent Hodges takes reins as Texas Tech’s new rodeo team coach

Saddle Up; Brent Hodges takes reins as Texas Tech’s new rodeo team coach

Brent Hodges, an experienced calf roper and currently Texas Tech University’s interim rodeo coach, has been selected to fill the position permanently, according to officials within the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. He officially steps into his new post on July 1.  more »

 

Prime Time; Raider Red Meats schedules BBQ, Ribeye Championship for August

Prime Time; Raider Red Meats schedules BBQ, Ribeye Championship for August

The annual Raider Red Meats BBQ & Ribeye Championship will be held Aug. 28-29, giving cooks locally and nationwide the opportunity to square off against each other. The cook-off will take place on the southwest side of the Department of Animal and Food Sciences building in the C12 and C14 parking lots.  more »

 

In Profile: Agricultural economics grad, cancer survivor Barclay White inspires

In Profile: Agricultural economics grad, cancer survivor Barclay White inspires

At Barclay White’s first day of freshman orientation at Texas Tech, a counselor asked the group of incoming Red Raiders to share an interesting fact about themselves. White had an easy answer and a hard answer. He went for the easy answer. They may be the Class of 2015, but these were strangers then.  more »

 

GALLERY: Crews gain ground one brick at a time on Bayer Plant Science Building

GALLERY: Crews gain ground one brick at a time on Bayer Plant Science Building

The return of clear blue skies and temperatures in the nineties opened the doors for construction crews to go full-speed ahead on laying brick. As the days passed in June, large portions of CASNR’s new Bayer Plant Science Building were quickly covered with varied shades of Texas Tech’s iconic tan brick. Meanwhile, inside the building, walls and windows are going in place.  more »