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Faculty, top students highlight CASNR Honors Banquet at Texas Tech’s ICC

Faculty, top students highlight CASNR Honors Banquet at Texas Tech’s ICC

Standout students, staff and faculty from across Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources were honored Friday (Apr. 24) at its annual Honors Banquet at the university’s International Cultural Center in Lubbock. Sponsored by the Ag Council, the event featured a variety of honors.  more »

 

Abidi, FBRI honored at Association for Women in Communications’ Ceremony

Abidi, FBRI honored at Association for Women in Communications’ Ceremony

The Association for Women in Communication Lubbock Professional Chapter held its annual Celebrity Luncheon Thursday (Apr. 23) at the Overton Hotel. The ceremony highlights members of the Lubbock and South Plains communities who make the area a better place to live.  more »

 

Plant and Soil Science’s Noureddine Abidi awarded prestigious Fulbright Grant

Plant and Soil Science’s Noureddine Abidi awarded prestigious Fulbright Grant

A nationally-known researcher in cotton fiber science has received a Fulbright Grant from the Council for International Exchange of Scholars. Noureddine Abidi, an associate professor with Tech’s Department of Plant and Soil Science, will spend five months at Belgium’s Ghent University focusing on teaching and research.  more »

 

Arbor Day Celebration; CASNR students mark deep-rooted holiday tradition

Arbor Day Celebration; CASNR students mark deep-rooted holiday tradition

Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources marked its annual celebration of sustainability and community this week, with its annual Arbor Day event Friday (Apr. 24). The event, which featured four CASNR organizations, is a partnership among Student Union & Activities, Hospitality Services, Center for Campus Life, Tech Activities Board, Grounds Maintenance and the Texas Tech Ethics Center.  more »

 

GALLERY: Walls, archway steel go up on new Bayer Plant Science Building

GALLERY: Walls, archway steel go up on new Bayer Plant Science Building

The startling transformation of CASNR’s new Bayer Plant Science Building continued in April as construction workers began putting in place the building’s outer walls, particularly on the second floor. Meantime, throughout the month workers could be seen raising the steel ribs that will one day form shaded walkways on two sides of the structure.  more »

 

Twelve CASNR laboratories spotlighted in latest Texas Tech EH&S Safety Survey

Twelve CASNR laboratories spotlighted in latest Texas Tech EH&S Safety Survey

Recently 62 laboratories within Texas Tech’s College of Agriculture Sciences and Natural Resources were surveyed by Tech’s Environmental Health and Safety Department. The surveys are conducted at least two times a year to ensure the labs are in compliance with university and federal guidelines for lab safety.  more »