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Texas Tech riding program helps 98-year-old Lubbockite

KCBD Television – Channel 11 – Lubbock, Texas
One special Lubbockite can check off another item from her “bucket list”. Thelma Porter is 98 years old and on Friday she rode a horse for the first time in her life.  more »

 

Cooksey named associate vice chancellor for development

image image The College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources’ director of development and external relations has been named associate vice chancellor for development with Texas Tech University System’s Institutional Advancement Office.  more »

 

CASNR launches new Peace Corps Master’s International program

image image The Peace Corps has announced that Texas Tech University’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources is their newest partner in its Master’s International program. The program is the first in Texas to allow Red Raiders to earn graduate degrees in agriculture and natural resources while serving abroad as Peace Corps volunteers.  more »

 

International Textile Center merges into PSS

Effective December 1, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has approved the merger of the International Textile Center into the Department of Plant and Soil Science.  more »

 

Texas Tech approves bordering state tuition waiver

Texas Tech University has received approval to offer a tuition waiver to students who are residents of bordering states – New Mexico or Oklahoma.  more »