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School Rules; CASNR Student Success Center rolls out newly-designed T-Shirt

School Rules; CASNR Student Success Center rolls out newly-designed T-Shirt

Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources has its newly-designed ‘CASNR T-Shirt’ on sale now. The $15 shirts are available in the Dr. Bill Bennett Student Success Center in Room 108 of Tech’s Goddard Building (cash or check only).  more »

 

In Profile: Dobelbower takes Ag Council lead with enthusiasm for the future

In Profile: Dobelbower takes Ag Council lead with enthusiasm for the future

A passion for both the agriculture industry and helping others runs deep for Midlothian native Sinclaire Dobelbower. The junior agricultural communications major has been heavily involved in agriculture from high school FFA to student organizations within Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, so it’s no surprise she is the 2015-2016 Ag Council President.  more »

 

CASNR faculty provide academic content for visiting Chinese high school students

CASNR faculty provide academic content for visiting Chinese high school students

Eleven high-school students from China were on Texas Tech’s campus for a special iSTEM agricultural science education program last month, said university officials, who assisted with the 16-day academic event.  more »

 

Area organizers gear up for ‘Celebrate Cotton’ game at Texas Tech on Sept. 12

Area organizers gear up for ‘Celebrate Cotton’ game at Texas Tech on Sept. 12

Texas Tech University and the ‘Celebrate Cotton’ campaign is set to host its fourth annual event in recognition of the cotton industry on Sept. 12 when Red Raiders take on the University of Texas-El Paso Miners at Jones AT&T Stadium in Lubbock. The game is a partnership between Texas Tech Athletics, Plains Cotton Growers and several area agribusinesses.  more »

 

Department of Plant & Soil Science hosts Moroccan Fulbright Scholar Salghi

Department of Plant & Soil Science hosts Moroccan Fulbright Scholar Salghi

Texas Tech’s Department of Plant and Soil Science is hosting a Fulbright Scholar from Morocco this summer. Rachid Salghi, a professor from the University Ibn Zohr Agadir-Morocco, is focusing his research here at Tech on preparation of bio-based materials from biopolymers.  more »

 

Gibson joins Department of Agricultural Education and Communications

Gibson joins Department of Agricultural Education and Communications

Courtney Gibson has been named an assistant professor in Texas Tech’s Department of Agricultural Education and Communications, 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 »