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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 »

 

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 »

 

Distance-delivered Master’s Degree in Agricultural Communications launches

Distance-delivered Master’s Degree in Agricultural Communications launches

Texas Tech University’s Department of Agricultural Education and Communications has announced the launch of a new agricultural communications master’s level graduate program aimed for students at a distance. The online degree track provides cutting-edge development of professional communications skills for related careers in agribusiness, government service, education and extension from one of the nation’s best agricultural communications programs.  more »

 

AEC professor receives Winrock’s Presidential Volunteer Service Award

AEC professor receives Winrock’s Presidential Volunteer Service Award

David Lawver, a professor in Texas Tech’s Department of Agricultural Education and Communications, has been selected to receive a Presidential Volunteer Service Award from Little Rock-based Winrock International. Established in 2003, the award is available on an annual basis to individuals, groups and families who’ve met or exceeded requirements for volunteer service and have demonstrated exemplary citizenship through volunteering.  more »