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Well Done; Faculty, staff leaders take spotlight at International Cultural Center

Well Done; Faculty, staff leaders take spotlight at International Cultural Center

Eight faculty and staff members were honored for service and support of Texas Tech University’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources today (Aug. 22) during a special evening ceremony at the International Cultural Center.  more »

 

Warren Conway named NRM’s Bricker Endowed Chair in Wildlife Management

Warren Conway named NRM’s Bricker Endowed Chair in Wildlife Management

Warren Conway, a nationally-known waterbird and wetland ecology expert, has been named the Bricker Endowed Chair in Wildlife Management in Texas Tech University’s Department of Natural Resources Management, according to officials within the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. He officially stepped into his new teaching and research post on Aug. 1.  more »

 

Yi Luo takes new post with Tech’s Department of Landscape Architecture

Yi Luo takes new post with Tech’s Department of Landscape Architecture

Yi Luo has been named an assistant professor in Texas Tech University’s Department of Landscape Architecture, according to officials with the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. She officially stepped into her new teaching and research post on Sept. 1.  more »

 

AFS’s Mindy Brashears receives IAFP Maurice Weber Laboratorian Award

AFS’s Mindy Brashears receives IAFP Maurice Weber Laboratorian Award

A professor in Texas Tech’s Department of Animal and Food Sciences has been selected to receive the prestigious Maurice Weber Laboratorian Award from the International Association for Food Protection. Mindy Brashears, who also serves as director of Tech’s International Center for Food Industry Excellence, was presented the honor on Wednesday (Aug. 6) at a national meeting of the group in Indianapolis.  more »

 

Boren selected to become new assistant professor with Tech’s AEC, ICFIE

Boren selected to become new assistant professor with Tech’s AEC, ICFIE

Amy Boren, an expert in international agricultural leadership, has been named an assistant professor in Texas Tech University’s Department of Agricultural Education and Communications, according to officials with the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. She officially stepped into new her teaching and research post on July 15.  more »

 

Denim Dyeing; Tech’s FBRI awarded $470,000 Wal-Mart Foundation Grant

Denim Dyeing; Tech’s FBRI awarded $470,000 Wal-Mart Foundation Grant

Texas Tech’s Fiber and Biopolymer Research Institute announced today (Aug. 14) that a research project was awarded more than $470,000 in funding by the Wal-Mart Foundation. The study, titled “Foam Indigo Dyeing of Cotton Yarns: Machine Design and Process Control,” is aimed at reducing the amount of water, contaminants, time, labor, floor space and expense needed to apply indigo dye to denim yarns.  more »