Robert Duncan Discusses New Role, Goals as Chancellor

The former Texas senator began his duties as the system’s fourth chancellor July 7, 2014. [more]


news

Military Veteran Receives Diploma in Special Ceremony

Texas Tech student was unable to participate in graduation after discovering an unknown illness. [more]

Texas Tech Sets Summer Enrollment Record

The number exceeds the previous mark of 11,316, set in 2012. [more]


Texas Tech Alumnus Wins Second Daytime Emmy

Scott Gryder serves as actor, puppeteer, singer and makeup artist for this children's television show. [more]

World Cup Fever Comes to Texas Tech

Brazilian students have mixed views on home country hosting prestigious soccer tournament. [more]



Making a Splash: Texas Tech Helps Kids Think Outside Box

(VIDEO) The challenge required middle schoolers to build and race boats made of cardboard and duct tape. [more]


Professor Makes Investment News’ Top 40 Under 40

John Salter was selected as one of the top Financial Planners under 40. [more]



Retirement Rule of Thumb or Thumb’s Down?

Texas Tech professor and graduate student honored for Personal Financial Planning article. [more]


College of Engineering Commended for International Enrollment

Online graduate program ranked sixth in U.S. News & World Report survey. [more]


Paul McCartney Concert Rescheduled for Oct. 2

Rock 'n' roll legend gets back "Out There" after he was sidelined for two months by a virus. [more]



Texas Tech Librarian’s Work Selected as 'Landmark' Article

Brian Quinn recognized for “The McDonaldization of Academic Libraries?” [more]



Advertising Team Places Third at National Competition

Texas Tech's Bullet Advertising develops a $10 million campaign for Mary Kay Cosmetics. [more]


Eighth Annual John Huffaker CLE Provides Insights to Ag Law Issues

Yearly course draws close to 100 attorneys to discuss ramifications of various topics. [more]



Texas Tech Today Monthly Video

T3 Monthly Video


A Look Back at the 2013-2014 Academic Year

(VIDEO) In his first year, President Nellis has seen Texas Tech through many great accomplishments. [more]



The Road That Led to Omaha

(VIDEO) What Texas Tech's first appearance at the College World Series means for the university, and for Lubbock. [more]



Red Raider Set to Become Texas Legal Legend

A graduate of the Texas Tech University School of Law, Robert A. Black specializes in mediation. [more]



Program Helps Alumnus Bottle Success in Wine Industry

Grayson Davies, the university's first viticulture and enology graduate, earns prestigious honor. [more]




Quiz Bowl Team Captures National Championship for Second Straight Year

The win at the Reciprocal Meat Conference is the Red Raiders' seventh since 2003. [more]



Chess Program Makes History with National Awards

Red Raiders named Chess College of the Year and their coach named Grandmaster of the Year. [more]




Apparel Design & Manufacturing Program Honored for Second Year

Texas Tech University ranked among top five fashion schools in the Southwest. [more]



Southwest Collections/Special Collections Library Hosting College Baseball Display

Memorabilia from past season, current players will be available for viewing. [more]



Rawls College of Business Students Receive $10,000 Scholarships

Joseph Kmetz and Jacob Fedosky were honored by the Texas Business Hall of Fame. [more]




research

That Sounds Familiar, But Why?

Researchers: When it comes to the long-term memory process, decades-old models are correct. [more]



2014 Integrated Scholar Award: Tanja Karp

Karp serves in many roles and has extended her talents to those in the STEM field. [more]


2014 Integrated Scholar: Todd Anderson

Published environmental chemistry professor excels as a researcher and academic. [more]



Ed, Linda Whitacre Give $15 Million for Graduate Fellowships

The donation from the Texas Tech alumnus will fund an estimated 30 doctoral fellows per year. [more]


Research Reveals Why Certain Slogans Work, Others Don't

Associate Professor Mayukh Dass found people like slogans based on clarity, exposition of benefits. [more]


2014 Integrated Scholar: Linda Donahue

Using her many talents, Donahue has been provided various opportunities in interdisciplinary collaboration. [more]


2014 Integrated Scholar: Jaclyn Cañas-Carrell

Serving as a mentor, professor and researcher Cañas-Carell open doors for many individuals. [more]


features

Texas Tech Alumna Shines in 13th Broadway Musical

Jennifer Smith stars in "A Gentleman's Guide," which won four Tony Awards, including Best Musical. [more]


Student Spotlight: Houston Native Brings Slam Poetry to Texas Tech

(VIDEO) Robyn Adams performed at the inaugural TEDxTexasTechUniversity conference. [more]



Remembering a Campus Icon: The Dairy Barn

Celebrate National Dairy Month by stepping inside one of Texas Tech's oldest buildings. [more]




Clerkley Academy Exposes Students to World of Architecture

(VIDEO) Students are tasked with developing and designing habitations as a part of the camp. [more]



My Flag, My Story

On Flag Day, faculty and staff speak about the flags they keep in their offices. [more]






From West Texas to the Front Lines

On 70th anniversary of D-Day, Texas Tech alumnus shares his experiences of that dreadful day. [more]



Leap of Faith: Father Recalls Tough Decision to Attend Texas Tech

With his 5-year-old son in tow, Alvino Lopez eventually graduated to provide a better life for his family. [more]



alumni news

Cruise the Mediterranean with President Nellis (and Fellow Red Raiders)

Encounter the Mediterranean’s awe-inspiring beauty, from the enchanting towns of Italy and the surreal cityscapes of Barcelona to the sunlit countryside of Provence and the golden beaches of the French Riviera. [more]


We Need Your Photos!

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


Play It Safe Around the Pool

Did you know that year nearly 300 children younger than five drown in swimming pools every year? Check out these safety tips from our partner Liberty Mutual. [more]


Don’t Forget to Check Our Website

TexasTechAlumni.org has all the latest stories, news clips and events for alumni! Check it often! [more]


athletics news

Davis Webb Named to Maxwell Award Watch List

Webb broke seven Big 12 Conference freshman records during the 2013 season. [more]


Ryan Bustin Named to Lou Groza Award Watch List

Bustin ranked third in the nation last season with a school-record 23 field goals. [more]


Rivera To Be Enshrined Into Ring of Honor

Gabe Rivera, one of the all-time great defensive players at Tech, to be enshrined on Sept. 13. [more]


Williams Named to Paul Hornung Award Watch List

Williams makes move to linebacker after serving as Tech's top running back past two seasons. [more]