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In Profile: Sam Prien walks a technology bridge between AFS, Tech’s HSC

In Profile: Sam Prien walks a technology bridge between AFS, Tech’s HSC

 Sam Prien’s work world is divided between two disparate parts of the Texas Tech campus. The professor, an expert in assisted reproductive technologies, splits his daily duties between Tech’s Health Sciences Center Obstetrics and Gynecology Department and the university’s nationally-known Department of Animal and Food Sciences.  more »

 

Plant breeding leader supports study abroad experience

image image For years, students from Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources have been packing their bags and flying away for intellectual trips abroad, accumulating a wealth of irreplaceable memories along the way. Among CASNR’s most consistent supporters in this arena are Bruce Maunder and his wife, Kathy.  more »

 

In Profile: Texas Legacy Lands Owner Larry Butler

image imageEnvironmentally ‘green’ long before it was a beltway buzzword, Larry Butler is an old school conservationist. The owner of Weatherford-based Texas Legacy Lands, a ranch and wildlife management service, honed his stewardship of the environment early as an undergraduate at Texas Tech University some three decades ago when where he was a member of what was the plant identification team.  more »

 

CASNR alumnus Wyman Meinzer in focus

image imageThe swelling West Texas storm clouds bruised the sky above Wyman Meinzer’s house in Benjamin. But Meinzer could see only beauty in the storm as the color from the sunset came up, hit the clouds and swept across the pristine grasslands. Meinzer grabbed his camera and headed out for a drive with his wife.  more »