Texas Tech Enrollment Figures Shatter Previous Numbers

This represents the third-largest increase in a single year since the university opened in 1925. [more]


news

Texas Tech Once Again Named a Military Friendly School

For the sixth-straight year the university is honored as an elite, post-secondary school for military. [more]


Texas Tech Organization Awarded Gold-Level Status

Human Factors and Ergonomics Society student chapter is recognized for the eighth year. [more]


Rawls College Ranked Top 3 in Best Business Schools 2015 Ranking

The graduate school at the Rawls College ranked third nationally in survey by College Atlas. [more]


Science Organization Honored for Fifth Straight Year

Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science wins role model awareness award. [more]


Texas Tech Wins National Grounds Maintenance Award

The university’s Operations Division is honored for its landscaping efforts. [more]

Livestock Judging Team Finishes First at National Barrow Show

Three Red Raiders also finished in the top 10 individual standings. [more]


Public Art Brings Campus Traditions to Light

Sculptures are lit with colorful LED lights and cast intricate shadows relating to Texas Tech. [more]

Texas Tech Recognized for its Efforts to Promote Diversity

The university was selected for a third-straight year based on efforts to promote diversity and inclusion. [more]


ABC Reporter John Quiñones to Speak at Diversity Awards Banquet

Annual celebration is Oct. 14 at the McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center. [more]



Greek Organization Task Force Created at Texas Tech

Lubbock community, university, system and student leaders to serve on the task force. [more]


Texas Tech Program Brings Literacy to East Lubbock

Books in Public Places across East Lubbock distributes books to children. [more]




Texas Tech Kicks Off 21st State Employee Charitable Campaign

Red Raiders helped raise $787,000 last year, and this year’s goal is $800,000. [more]


Texas Tech Unveils Renovated Red Raider Ballroom

(VIDEO) The facility will serve as an elegant and functional space for students to gather. [more]


Garment Factory Workers Visit Texas Tech to Share Victory in Earning Fair Wages

Makers of Texas Tech apparel from the Dominican Republic to speak about human rights in the workplace. [more]


Dance Program Approved by National Accreditation Agency

Texas Tech is the only university in Texas with all four arts programs accredited. [more]




research

What is the Economic Impact of Oil, Gas in Permian Basin?

Texas Tech commissioned for report revealing an industry generating billions of dollars. [more]

Have a Business Idea? New Student Organization is Here to Help

TTIME provides innovation and entrepreneurial opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students. [more]


Texas Tech Breaks Ground on Research and Technology Park

(VIDEO) This project will provide academic and business opportunities with the private sector. [more]


Wind Researchers Receive $1.4 Million for Innovative Project

Radar prototype aims to maximize efficiency of new and existing wind farms. [more]


features

President Nellis: We Will Never Forget

Texas Tech faculty, staff and students take part in 9/11 memorial ceremony. [more]


Former Masked Riders Convene for 60th Anniversary Celebration

(VIDEO) The group was recognized on the field before the Texas Tech-Arkansas game. [more]


Students Create Custom Outfits for Conjoined Twins

(VIDEO) The project served as a labor of love for Nicole Peacock and Emily Charlton. [more]


Cheech Marin Kicks Off Presidential Lecture & Performance Series

Dancers, vocalists and musicians are among the performers for 2014-2015 lineup. [more]


Paul McCartney One of Many Iconic Musicians to Visit Texas Tech

United Supermarkets Arena also hosted Elton John, George Strait, KISS and Aerosmith to name a few. [more]


Professors: Paul McCartney's Visit is No Coincidence

Legendary musician chose to perform in Lubbock to pay homage to Buddy Holly. [more]


Alumni Spotlight: Cattle Rancher Featured in 'Farmland' Documentary

The movie is about rare, young individuals who are making a career out of farming and ranching. [more]


Former Texas Tech President Honored with Plaque

(VIDEO) Jon Whitmore served the university from 2003-2008. [more]


Unmasked: Following the Masked Rider on Game Day

(VIDEO) A lot of work goes into the Texas Tech mascot's iconic ride at home football games. [more]



Café del Matador Comes to Texas Tech

New blend available at The Market in Stangel/Murdough Residence Complex. [more]


COWamongus! Offers Coach-Themed Hamburgers

(VIDEO) Texas Tech coaches create their own signature burgers. [more]



Ask the Experts: What Can Yoga Do for You?

Jacalyn McComb explains the benefits during National Yoga Month. [more]


Alumni Spotlight: Red Raider Competes on “America’s Got Talent”

Phillip Wainwright performed in a theatrical stunt-fighting and dance group on the reality show. [more]



Student Spotlight: Striving to End Hunger

Texas Tech senior works with the World Food Programme to help feed the homeless. [more]


alumni news

Making a Dream Fly 

Texas Tech alum Wade Bowen shares West Texas roots on upcoming album. [more]


Student Alumni Board Presents 2014 Homecoming Open House

Coming home for homecoming? We hope you'll stop by the McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center.

Have your picture taken in front of the bronze ring sculpture, get your class ring cleaned and enjoy light refreshments from 2 to 5 p.m., Friday, Oct. 17. [more]


‘Discover’ a Whole New Way to Show Your Support for Your Alma Mater

Earn great rewards and show your support for the Texas Tech Alumni Association and our mission to advance Texas Tech University with the new Texas Tech Discover Card.

Already a Discover Card holder? No problem. You can switch your account and get the Texas Tech card. [more]


A Matador Evening: Then and Now

From Lyndon B. Johnson to Miss America, join us in a walk down memory lane and learn more about this year’s honorees. [more]


athletics news

Texas Tech Calling For A Stripe Out On Saturday

Red Raiders host West Virginia at 11 a.m. at Jones AT&T Stadium. [more]


Red Raider Round-Up on TexasTech.tv

Texas Tech prepares for WVU, Nickle named Big 12 Runner of the Week. [more]


Texas Tech Announces Red & Black Series Dates

The Red Raiders fall season will conclude with the annual Red & Black Series. [more]


Tech Releases Lady Raider Basketball TV Schedule

Tech Athletics to broadcast seven home games in 2014-15. [more]