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July, 2012 Archive

Texas Tech alum, noted soil scientist Wayne Hudnall dies at 66

Monday, July 9th, 2012

Wayne Hudnall, a widely-published author and nationally-recognized soil scientist in Texas Tech University’s Department of Plant and Soil Science has died. He was 66. He passed away today (July 1) after a long illness. (more…)

 

In Profile: Blum takes Ag Council lead with a focus on active participation

Monday, July 9th, 2012

The daughter of two agricultural science teachers, Brittany Blum said she has always known agriculture would be her true passion. When it came time to choose a university, she felt confident that choosing to major in animal science at Texas Tech University would provide opportunities to further her interests and passions. (more…)

 

NRM’s Zavaleta tapped for Fulbright U.S. Student Program Scholarship

Monday, July 9th, 2012

A graduate student from Texas Tech’s Department of Natural Resources Management has been selected to receive a scholarship from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State. Jennifer Zavaleta, a master’s student from Irving, was accepted to go to Chile to perform a “Program Evaluation of Chile’s Long-Term Socio-Ecological Research Network.” (more…)