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Agricultural Council: Kieschnick named December ‘Aggie of the Month’

Agricultural Council: Kieschnick named December ‘Aggie of the Month’

Name: Landee Kieschnick; Major: Agricultural Communications; Classification: Junior; Organization: Ambassadors for Agriculture; Hometown: Vernon; Month: December  more »

 

CASNR alum appointed Nat’l Ranching Heritage Center’s Executive Director

CASNR alum appointed Nat’l Ranching Heritage Center’s Executive Director

A graduate of Texas Tech’s Department of Agricultural Education and Communications is the new executive director of the university’s iconic National Ranching Heritage Center. Jim Bret Campbell, who received his bachelor’s degree in agricultural communications (1996) and master’s degree in agricultural education (1997) from Tech, returns to Lubbock to head the NRHC beginning Jan. 9.  more »

 

In Profile: Lubbock’s Randal Howard takes reins as Ag Council President

In Profile: Lubbock’s Randal Howard takes reins as Ag Council President

A life-long Red Raider, the decision to attend Texas Tech University was second nature to Lubbock native and junior, Randal Howard. A member of Alpha Gamma Rho and the Pre-Vet Society, Howard was first introduced to the Ag Council his freshman year. Furthering his involvement, Howard then served as a council representative his sophomore year.  more »

 

AFS’s Kim Cannon tapped for Texas Tech Masked Rider Distinguished Staff Award

AFS’s Kim Cannon tapped for Texas Tech Masked Rider Distinguished Staff Award

A unit manager in Texas Tech University’s Department of Animal and Food Sciences has been selected to receive a Masked Rider Distinguished Staff Award. Kim Cannon, who oversees work on the department’s 250 accounts and manages a departmental budget of more than $4.9 million, received the honor during a special ceremony on Tuesday (Nov. 15) in the Red Raider Ballroom of Tech’s Student Union Building.  more »

 

Happy Holidays & Warm Wishes

Happy Holidays & Warm Wishes

We wish you a very happy holiday season and a peaceful and prosperous New Year. Please take time during the rush of the holidays to enjoy the things in life that really matter. Take in the serene moments spent with friends and loved ones, and may the wonder of the season surround you.  more »

 

Four meat judging team members from Texas Tech earn All-American status

Four meat judging team members from Texas Tech earn All-American status

The Texas Tech University Meat Judging Team in the Department of Animal and Food Sciences came up just four points shy of defending its national championship after claiming wins in all six competitions leading up to the national championships.  more »