Texas Tech Receives National Research University Designation

The notification paves the way for additional research funding, which could range from $8-$10 million annually. [more]


news

New Dean Selected for Rawls College of Business

Lance Nail comes to campus after serving as dean of the business school at the University of Southern Mississippi. [more]


Rawls College Adds Energy Commerce as Area of Study

The academic program is considered by industry and universities alike, to be the best in the country. [more]


Officials Announce Completion of Kent R. Hance Chapel

The non-denominational, multifunction chapel is officially open for use. [more]



Political Science Professor Named a Fellow in Terrorism Studies

Gregg R. Murray will travel to Israel for an intensive course in terrorism studies. [more]


Agricultural Economics Professor Named Horn Professor

Professor Thomas Knight receives highest faculty honor at Texas Tech. [more]


Texas Tech Awards Presidential Scholarships

The funds are to encourage student participation in undergraduate research, studying abroad and internships. [more]


Astronaut Launches into Texas Tech Doctorate Program

Joseph Acaba currently is on a four-month tour of duty aboard the Russian Soyuz TMA-04M spacecraft. [more]


Texas Tech Forms Investigator Financial Disclosure Committee

The committee will provide guidance about policy to manage institutional conflicts of interest. [more]


Angelo State President to Join Texas Tech University System

Joseph Rallo will now serve as vice chancellor for academic affairs. [more]


Texas Tech Spirit Program Names 2012-2013 Pom Squad

Nine pom squad members will be returning, with seven new dancers joining. [more]



Seventy Students Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa

The honor society is considered one of the nation's leading advocates for excellence in education. [more]


Texas Tech Names 2012 Distinguished Engineering Student

Daniel Disser was selected for his outstanding academic achievements, honors, activities, interests and aspirations. [more]


Graduate Student Awarded by Hispanic Honor Society

Sigma Delta Pi honored Angela Arneson with the Gabriela Mistral Award for her academic achievements. [more]


Upward Bound Selected to Receive $2.5 Million Grant Over Next Five Years

The program provides skills, tools and motivation for high school students to enroll and complete college. [more]


Texas Tech Launches New Online Employee Newsletter

RaiderWire features recent news, HR quick tips, campus spotlights, milestones and awards. [more]


Texas Tech Welcomes First International MBA Class

Executive-style graduate degree focuses on the international energy industry. [more]




Assistant Professor Elected President of Petroleum Engineering Society

Marshall Watson will lead the Society of Petroleum Evaluation Engineers. [more]


Human Sciences Professor Receives Fulbright Award

Ben Goh will serve as a lecturer at Bangkok University in Thailand, focusing on tourism and hospitality. [more]



research

Researchers Find Antibiotic Residues, One a Suspected Carcinogen, in Shrimp Samples

Texas Tech conducted the study for ABC's 'World News with Diane Sawyer.' [more]


Professors Receive $1.5 Million Grant for Research Efforts

Brian Ancell, Hamed Rad-Mohsenian and Siva Vanapalli earned awards from the National Science Foundation. [more]


Researchers Still Play Big Role in Storm Shelter Development

A variety of shelters are now available, and they all seek one thing: Texas Tech's seal of approval. [more]


Graduate Students Finish First in MBA Challenge

This marks the first time the Red Raiders have won the seventh annual competition. [more]


Neuroimaging Institute Researches Natural Image Impact

The university will partner with The Sky Factory to study the effects of virtual skylights on hospital patients. [more]


Latest Texas Tech Discoveries Research Magazine Now Available

From obesity research to the latest book releases, the spring 2012 issue features outstanding research, scholarship and creative activity. [more]


Ask The Experts: Spring Gardening Tips

Landscape architecture instructor Chris Casanova answers your gardening questions. [more]

traditions

Engineering Balance: A Day in the Life of Michelle Pantoya

Patience and perseverance drive her successful career as a professor, author, wife and mother of four. [more]


2012 TECHstyle Denim Runway Winners Revealed

Four student designers were named winners Saturday evening at the annual competition. [more]


Student's Goal to Restore Home Country Aided by Faculty

Devi Khajishvili, from the Republic of Georgia, shares his story of determination and perseverance. [more]


First Wedding Held in Kent R. Hance Chapel

Texas Tech alumna and her husband are the first couple to marry in the non-denominational, multifunction chapel. [more]


Former Texas Tech Golfer Earns Big Break

Gloriana Soto will be competing for a spot on the LPGA Tour on Golf Channel show. [more]


alumni news

What's on Your Wall?

Take advantage of this member-only opportunity. We are looking for great Texas Tech-related photos to include in the 2013 Membership Calendar. [more]

Justice, Heroes and Research

Red Raiders raise the "Bar" and cheat death in a WW II POW camp; Dr. Bailey's map to Tier One are all in the next Texas Techsan magazine! [more]

HSC to Launch MommyMeds Mobile App

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and the InfantRisk Center plans to release a consumer version of its medication safety app for pregnant and breastfeeding women. [more]

Texas Tech Alumna Vies for Mrs. United States Crown

Check out the 2012 Mrs. United States Pageant July 12 in Las Vegas! Texas Tech's own Lacey Waldrep Pruett, (BA '99 Journalism and English), is competing as Mrs. Texas. [more]

New Guest Policy at Frazier Alumni Pavilion

Beginning Sept. 1, you must be a member or the guest of a member to attend the Suddenlink Gameday Live pregame party. [more]

Get a Quote, Support Scholarships

Help future Red Raiders enjoy the advantages of a Texas Tech education. [more]

athletics news

Red Raider Football: Every Seat has a Story

2012 Red Raider Football season tickets are on sale now starting as low as $149! [more]

Texas Tech, Homes for Heroes Welcome Home Flores Family

Army Specialist awarded home following two deployments in Iraq and Baghdad. [more]

Tim Tadlock Named Head Baseball Coach at Texas Tech

Tadlock becomes the ninth head coach in school history. [more]

Raony Carvalho, Gonzalo Escobar Set Another Texas Tech Standard

Doubles tandem earns a No. 3 national ranking after finishing as national finalists. [more]