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Convocation; CASNR faculty honored for excellence in teaching, research at HSB

Convocation; CASNR faculty honored for excellence in teaching, research at HSB

Three standout faculty members from Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources received awards for their quality teaching and research during the university’s annual Faculty Honors Convocation on Tuesday (Apr. 22) at the university Human Sciences’ Building.  more »

 

AAEC’s Mackenzie White takes the reins as Texas Tech’s new Masked Rider

AAEC’s Mackenzie White takes the reins as Texas Tech’s new Masked Rider

Mackenzie White, a junior agricultural and applied economics major, is Texas Tech University’s new Masked Rider. She becomes the 53rd student to don the iconic mascot’s mask and cape so often seen at university athletic events.  more »

 

AFS Spring Awards Banquet highlights academic, extracurricular performance

AFS Spring Awards Banquet highlights academic, extracurricular performance

Outstanding academic and extracurricular performance by members of Tech’s Department of Animal and Food Sciences was in the spotlight on Saturday (Apr. 12) at the McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center. Hosted by the Block and Bridle Club and the Department of Animal and Food Sciences, more than 300 students, faculty, staff, parents and supporters attended the annual event.  more »

 

CASNR Aggie of the Month – April 2014

CASNR Aggie of the Month – April 2014

Name: Elizabeth Terry; Major: Animal Science; Pre-Pharmacy option; Classification: Junior; Organization: Collegiate FFA; Hometown: Pampa; Month: April 2014  more »

 

Texas Tech’s Hergenreder shines at SA animal nutrition research conference

Texas Tech’s Hergenreder shines at SA animal nutrition research conference

Jerilyn Hergenreder, a graduate student with Texas Tech’s Department of Animal and Food Sciences, took home second place honors and a $1,375 scholarship in a graduate student poster competition on Friday (Apr. 11) at the Plains Nutrition Council’s Spring Conference in San Antonio.  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 »