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Agricultural Council: Jack Clark named April ‘Aggie of the Month’

Agricultural Council: Jack Clark named April ‘Aggie of the Month’

Name: Jack Clark; Major: Agricultural Communications; Classification: Junior; Organization: Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow; Hometown: Hartley; Month: April  more »

 

Faculty, top students highlight CASNR Honors Banquet at Tech’s Alumni Center

Faculty, top students highlight CASNR Honors Banquet at Tech’s Alumni Center

Standout students, staff and faculty from across Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources were honored Thursday (Apr. 21) at its annual honors banquet at the university’s McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center in Lubbock. Sponsored by the Ag Council, the event featured a variety of honors.  more »

 

CASNR faculty honored for excellence in teaching, research at Convocation

CASNR faculty honored for excellence in teaching, research at Convocation

Four 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 Thursday (Apr. 21) in the Red Raider Ballroom of Tech’s Student Union Building.  more »

 

Second trailer released; ‘Between Earth and Sky’ film moves toward completion

Second trailer released; ‘Between Earth and Sky’ film moves toward completion

Between Earth and Sky, a collaborative film effort featuring CASNR’s Associate Dean for Research David Weindorf, has released its second film trailer on www.betweenearthandskymovie.com.  The ground-breaking film is the first of its kind to explore global climate change through the lens of soil science. The research-based film tells the story of global climate change by shining a light on arctic soils and ecosystems, and the livelihood of Alaskan-Americans.  more »

 

Texas Tech names new leadership for Department of Landscape Architecture

Texas Tech names new leadership for Department of Landscape Architecture

A nationally-recognized leader in landscape water resource management has been named the new chairman of Texas Tech University’s Department of Landscape Architecture today (April 19), according to officials within the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. Eric Bernard takes the helm of the successful academic unit after serving in the private sector and more than 15 years at the University of New Mexico and Kansas State University.  more »

 

AFS’s Charlie Snider named 55th Masked Rider for the upcoming academic year

AFS’s Charlie Snider named 55th Masked Rider for the upcoming academic year

Texas Tech University’s new Masked Rider, Charlie Snider, accepted the reins to horse Fearless Champion Friday (April 15), becoming the 55th student to proudly wear the black mask and scarlet cape. Snider, a junior from Corinth, is a student in the Department of Animal and Food Sciences majoring in animal sciences with a focus on equine science.  more »