Texas Tech System Surpasses $1 Billion Goal in Campaign

The system has crossed the mark nearly a year ahead of schedule. [more]


news

Texas Tech Celebrates 90th Anniversary

On Feb. 10, 1923, Texas Senate Bill No. 103 was signed to establish a Texas state college in West Texas. [more]



Law School Dean Receives Honor

Darby Dickerson receives award from the Association of Legal Writing Directors. [more]


New Horse Purchased for Masked Rider Program

The steed made his debut at bowl game, and now there will be a contest to name him. [more]



Texas Tech Teams Dominate at National Western Stock Show

The livestock, meat and wool judging squads returned from Denver with high honors. [more]


Newly Renovated ELS Center Opens for International Students

It will provide English classes, incorporate students into campus life and boost enrollment. [more]


Super Saturdays Offering Spring Registration

The classes will be offered on four consecutive Saturdays between Feb. 9 and March 2. [more]


Midnight Matador Retiring to Former Masked Rider

The university's 43rd rider, Stacy Stockard Moncibaiz, will take ownership of the horse. [more]

Texas Tech, Lubbock ISD Partnership Receives Award

Both parties received the Texas Association of Partners in Education's Crystal Award. [more]


Online Programs among Nation's Best

University's eLearning Program is ranked 11th overall among online colleges. [more]




2012 Distinguished Staff Awards Recipients Announced

Program honored 31 university employees in the International Cultural Center's Hall of Nations. [more]


Law Professors Recognized for Writing, Editing

Their involvement with blogs are picked as fan favorites by ABA Journal Readers. [more]



Law Students Win Moot Court Regional Competition

Deniz Kadirhan and Anh Tran now advance to the national event. [more]


Presidential Lecture & Performance Series Spring 2013 Schedule

The series continues with a superb line up of Emmy and Grammy Award winners and nominees. [more]


Online Master's in Engineering Ranked by U.S. News & World Report

Texas Tech's program is ranked 50th nationally out of 293. [more]


research

Dancing at the Crossroads: A Cultural Collision

Collective cultures collide in an original Texas Tech musical production. [more]



Professor Writes Sequel to C.S. Lewis' Wartime Novel

Andrew Farley's "Operation Screwtape" is a modern take on demon soul-stealing correspondence. [more]

Collaboration will Help Iraq Students, Faculty Attend Texas Tech

It includes incentives for doctoral students to complete their degree and return to Iraq to improve curricula. [more]


Religious Tattoos: Do They Serve a Greater Purpose?

Sociologists find reasoning behind them similar to a 100-year-old theory that powered Industrial Revolution. [more]

features

Behind the Scenes: How to Get Accepted to Texas Tech

Admissions director provides answers on some commonly asked questions. [more]


Red Raiders Return to Campus After Winter Break

The spring semester has started and students are prepared to wrap up the academic year. [more]


A Father's Pride: Remembering the Columbia Tragedy

Texas Tech professor Barry McCool lost his son 10 years ago on that fateful mission. [more]

Media & Communication Alumni Help Prepare Students for Workforce

The former Red Raiders hosted free career development conferences in Dallas/Fort Worth and Houston. [more]


2012 Teaching Academy Inductee: Mark Webb

Webb has taught with what he calls his "off-the-wall style" at Texas Tech for nearly two decades. [more]

alumni news

Texas Tech Graduate Sworn in as N.Y. State Senator

Texas Tech alum Terry Gipson is one of the newest freshmen senators in the New York State Senate after being sworn in on Jan. 9. Gipson is a 1987 graduate of Texas Tech University with a bachelor's degree in theatre arts. [more]

Texas Tech Day in Austin

Help us stand up for higher education and paint Austin "Scarlet & Black!" [more]

Former Texas Tech Basketball Players Gather for Reunion in Fort Worth

A group of former basketball players who helped put Texas Tech basketball on the map in the early 1960s held a reunion prior to the Texas Tech-TCU basketball game on Jan. 8. [more]

New National Board Members Elected

The Texas Tech Alumni Association National Board of Directors elected three new members to the board. Michelle Bleiberg, Nancy Birdwell and Paul Foster began serving their three-year term in January.[more]

athletics news

Texas Tech Announces 2013 Football Recruiting Class

Head coach Kliff Kingsbury announced the signing of 23 student-athletes in his first signing class. [more]

Secure Your 2013 Football Season Tickets

Texas Tech introduces eight-month payment plan; home season begins Sept. 7 against SFA. [more]

Texas Tech Celebrates Black History Month

R.J. Givens, Jr. and Octavia Middleton-Givens. [more]

Seven Athletes, Two Relays Ranked in National Top-20

Texas Tech track and field well represented in national rankings. [more]