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Geospatial Technologies; Texas Tech’s NRM gets remote sensing, GIS boost

Geospatial Technologies; Texas Tech’s NRM gets remote sensing, GIS boost

Carlos Portillo-Quintero has been named an assistant professor 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 Sept. 1.  more »

 

Echeverry takes new post with Tech’s Department of Animal and Food Sciences

Echeverry takes new post with Tech’s Department of Animal and Food Sciences

Alejandro Echeverry, an expert in food safety management and training, has been named an assistant professor in Texas Tech’s Department of Animal and Food Sciences, according to officials within the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. He officially stepped into his new teaching and research post on Sept. 1.  more »

 

GALLERY: Reception honors PSS leader Richard Zartman for decades of service

GALLERY: Reception honors PSS leader Richard Zartman for decades of service

Friends and colleagues from across the Texas Tech University campus were on hand today (Aug. 28) for a retirement reception honoring Richard Zartman, After more than four decades of teaching, research and eventual administration of Texas Tech’s Department of Plant and Soil Science, Zartman has announced that he will retire from his post as chairman and Leidigh Professor of Soil Physics.  more »

 

GALLERY: Summer cloudburst can’t hold back AgFest, program rolls on

GALLERY: Summer cloudburst can’t hold back AgFest, program rolls on

Members of CASNR’s Dr. Bill Bennett Student Success Center hosted their annual AgFest today (Aug. 28) at the Department of Animal and Food Sciences building here on campus. A summer deluge sent the gathering of students, faculty and staff into the facility’s livestock arena for an afternoon of fun and information.  more »

 

Graduation Day; CASNR students honored during summer commencement

Graduation Day; CASNR students honored during summer commencement

More than 1,300 students, including 55 from Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, received diplomas at the university’s summer commencement ceremonies Saturday (Aug. 9) at the United Supermarkets Arena, located at 18th Street and Indiana Avenue.  more »

 

Noted economist joins Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics

Noted economist joins Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics

An experienced research economist, who specialized in political economy at King’s College London, has been named an assistant professor in Texas Tech University’s Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, according to officials within the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. Adam Martin, who will have a joint appointment with Tech’s Free Market Institute, officially stepped into his new teaching and research post on Sept. 1.  more »