Texas Tech Receives $12 Million Gift to Support Students

In honor of this gift, Boston Avenue Residence Hall will be renamed J.T. and Margaret Talkington Hall. [more]


news

Raider Red Wins National Mascot Championship

Red awarded $20,000 for being named Capital One 2012 National Mascot of the Year. [more]


Texas Tech Recognized as a Top Law School for Hispanics

This is the third straight year it has been honored by The Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education magazine. [more]


Welcome Home, Kliff Kingsbury

Texas Tech graduate, former star quarterback formally introduced as new head football coach. [more]



Grant will Help Lead to Greater Online Access of Library

New microfilm scanner to provide digitization of Texas newspapers and more. [more]


Law Student Competing for Miss America Title

DaNae Couch could earn a spot as a finalist with your online votes. [more]




Player Earns International Master Status

Faik Aleskerov won first place in the master section of the California Class Championship. [more]


Law School Anniversary Receives Congressional Recognition

Neugebauer enters recognition into Congressional Record. [more]

Professor joins Obama on InvestmentNews Power 20

Michael Finke expected to play a key role in shaping the financial advisory industry in 2013. [more]



Board of Regents Approve Two New Proposed Degree Programs

They are a Master of Science in Professional Science and Bachelor of Arts in Global Studies. [more]


Chancellor's Council Announces Distinguished Teaching, Research Awards

Fifteen faculty members from throughout the Texas Tech University System were honored. [more]


Law School Team Takes Top Spot at Regional Competition

The duo now advances to the national championship in February. [more]


Students Compete in SpeakUp! Event

Texas Tech alumnus Josh Abbott judges contest and performs for students. [more]




Student Organization Recognized as Role Model Chapter

The university's Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science honored. [more]


research

Will Your Kids Inherit Your Political Beliefs?

Texas Tech research finds that different parenting styles can determine that transmission. [more]



Ag Economics Team Unveils New Analysis Tool for Cattle Producers

These producers now have a new tool that will help them evaluate business decisions. [more]


Eye of the Storm: Hurricane Team Reflects on Intriguing Year

The group of students is dedicated to mitigating the effects of landfalling hurricanes on life and property. [more]

Researchers Find Potentially Dangerous Chemicals in Dog Batons

They also found lower concentration of chemicals in a multitude of other plastic chew toys. [more]


Target Awards Three Students with Scholarships for Case Competition Victory

They developed a strategy to leverage guest contact channels into an experience that drives grocery sales. [more]


Sports on Television: Is Simple Better?

Texas Tech researcher finds that mosaic broadcast formats get mixed reviews from fans. [more]

features

Media and Communication Students Gain Hands-On Experience

From a web-only sports show to a news website, students are given a chance to hone their skills. [more]


Congratulations, Fall 2012 Graduates

View this time-lapse video of one of the five commencement events that marked the end of the semester. [more]


Visiting Trumpet Professor Shares World-Class Experience

After more than 30 years with U.S. Army Band, Chuck Seipp brings talents to Texas Tech. [more]


Video: Carol of Lights 2012

The 54th annual event helped kick off the holiday season for the university. [more]

Graduating Senior Perseveres to Fulfill Dream

Nearly two years after a ski accident left him paralyzed, Ben Cox will receive his civil engineering degree. [more]



2012 Teaching Academy Inductee: Sanjaya Senadheera

The associate professor in civil engineering always tries to make himself available to students. [more]


Looking Back: Most Popular Stories of the Year

From a pageant winner to a new residence hall, here are our 10 most-read stories. [more]



Above and Beyond: Texas Tech Community Supports Toys for Tots

This holiday season, several campus groups joined forces to help area children. [more]


alumni news

Get Involved in 2013

Your local alumni chapters are busy planning events for the new year that will appeal to a wide range of ages and interests. [more]

Know A Deserving Current Or Future Red Raider?

Every year, the Texas Tech Alumni Association awards hundreds of scholarships funded by alumni contributions. [more]

Career Center Open for Nursing Students and Alumni

The center provides programs and services to empower students and alumni to actively explore, pursue and implement career and education decisions.  [more]

Texas Tech Day in Austin

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

athletics news

Texas Tech Rallies to Beat Minnesota

Seth Doege found Eric Ward on a short pass, and he outran a defender for a 35-yard scoring play to tie it at 31. [more]

Red Raiders Ranked No. 29 In ITA Preseason Rankings

Texas Tech earns ITA Preseason Ranking for 12th straight year. [more]

Doege, Davis Headed To East-West Shrine Game

Doege and Davis begin their NFL auditions in South Florida. [more]

Lady Raiders Earn Highest Preseason Ranking Ever at No. 21

Adams, Sanders, Teltumbde garner individual rankings. [more]