Texas Tech Named Great College to Work For®

(VIDEO) Chronicle of Higher Education awards university for achieving excellence in the workplace. [more]


news

Chancellor Duncan Officially Starts New Role

(VIDEO) Former Senator spent some of his first day on the job meeting colleagues, students and parents. [more]

Texas Tech Recognized for Economic Development Efforts

School is one of 14 nationwide designated by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities. [more]


Student-Run Sportscast Picked up by Fox Sports

Double T Insider will broadcast on Fox College Sports and Fox Sports Southwest. [more]



Graduate School Honors High-Quality Theses and Dissertations

The awards recognize the quality of work by Texas Tech’s graduate students. [more]


Texas Tech Celebrates Upward Bound's 50 Years of Success

The national educational enrichment program has impacted many Red Raiders. [more]

Texas Tech Honors College Announces 51 Terry Scholars

Texas Tech is the fastest-growing Terry Scholar university with $3.8 million in total funds. [more]



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Texas Tech Announces Research Investment from Deer Breeders Corporation

The investment will support the white-tailed deer and cervids research program. [more]


Texas Tech Celebrates Latest Public Art Installation

(VIDEO) Stainless steel and painted aluminum sculpture is in the Experimental Sciences Building courtyard. [more]



Two Doctoral Candidates Earn Fellowships Abroad

Fellowships are a collaboration between Texas Tech University and French Food Safety Agency. [more]




research

Sowell Center Prepares Students to be Orientation, Mobility Specialists

Students practice being blindfolded and walking with canes to teach visually impaired individuals. [more]

Where Have All the Wheelchairs Gone?

Texas Tech professor finds that people with disabilities aren't well-represented in TV commercials. [more]


Different Stripes for Different Skunks

Texas Tech graduate student recognized for award winning research in skunk striping. [more]



Researchers Develop Economic Impact Report for Pipeline Industry

Texas Pipeline Association commissions university for first ever analysis of this kind. [more]


Alumna, Staff Member Receives Student Fulbright Scholarship

Flor Castellanos is going to Thailand to teach English to school children. [more]


Three Faculty Members Receive Fulbright Grants

Prestigious grants fund research in agribusiness, student exchange and meteor scenario. [more]


Texas Tech Scientist Awarded Climate Communication Prize from American Geophysical Union

Katharine Hayhoe also was recently named to the 2014 TIME 100 list of most influential people in the world. [more]


Researchers: New Oil-Absorbing Cotton Mat Holds 50 Times Its Weight

Texas Tech scientists say nonwoven cotton could become new picker-upper for oil spills. [more]


2014 Integrated Scholar: Roman Taraban

This psychology professor enjoys sharing his research with others and promoting undergraduate research. [more]


2014 Integrated Scholar: John Schroeder

Director of National Wind Institute is setting the foundation for a stand out program. [more]




2014 Integrated Scholar Award: Susan Lang

Combining her interest in computer networking and British Literature Susan Lang has channeled her skills. [more]


2014 Integrated Scholar Award: Jeff Mercer

Finance professor brings an expertise to the classroom that benefits the students and the university. [more]




2014 Integrated Scholar: William Westney

Since his arrival in 1978, Westney has managed to intersect the arts, sciences and philosophy. [more]


features

Experts Weigh In on 100th Anniversary of World War I

Texas Tech professors discuss how the Great War changed the world and why it still matters. [more]


Rawls College of Business Alumnus Launches Innovative Resource Website

AbridgeME provides a summary of any current topic in an easily digestible form. [more]


Texas Tech Alumna Feels the Heat in Her Chosen Field

Angie Reid is now a fire ecologist in Florida. [more]




Students Visit Texas Tech for a Mind-Blowing Experience

(VIDEO) ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp teaches about wind and clean energy. [more]



COWamongus: Texas Tech's Homemade Batch of Goodness

July is National Ice Cream Month, and Texas Tech's own creamery churns out a homemade hit. [more]



alumni news

Join Us for A Matador Evening

The Texas Tech Alumni Association’s "A Matador Evening" is held the Friday night of the university's annual Homecoming celebration. Join us in honoring Kent and Susie Hance with the Lauro F. Cavazos Award. [more]


We Need Your Photos!

Enter the 2015 TTAA Membership Calendar Photo Contest. [more]


AmazonSmile: You Shop, We Benefit

Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the Texas Tech Alumni Association. [more]


Four Ways to Save Energy During the Summer Months

Are summer energy bills stressing you out? Here are four simple things you only have to do once this summer to save. [more]


athletics news

Texas Tech Training Camp Central

TexasTech.com is the official home for updates throughout the 2014 training camp. [more]


Women's Basketball Unveils Non-Conference Schedule

Texas Tech to Play 19 Home Games This Season. [more]


Red Raiders Picked Second in Big 12 Preseason Poll

Texas Tech selected to finish second in the league standings for second-straight year Wednesday. [more]


Texas Tech Seeks National Anthem Singers

Opportunities are also available for groups to perform at halftime of basketball games. [more]