Texas Tech Named 'Best in the West' by Princeton Review

Texas Tech was selected as one of the 124 institutions in the website feature story. [more]


news

Students Walk in Summer Commencement Ceremonies

Ceremonies were held Aug. 10 at the United Spirit Arena. [more]


Professor Earns Teacher of the Year Honor

Education professor takes award for teachers of Spanish and Portuguese. [more]


Texas Tech Named Top School for Return on Investment

The "Affordable Colleges with High Returns" list was compliled by AffordableCollegesOnline.org. [more]

Business Class Helps Students Receive Funding

Two student businesses receive funding commitments through commercialization course. [more]


Groundbreaking for New Student Housing Complex

Complex structured for graduate and upper-level students, scheduled to open Fall 2014. [more]


Austin Recruitment Admissions Center Opens in Arboretum

To celebrate the opening, organizers will host a ribbon cutting ceremony and come-and-go reception. [more]


Twirlers Line Up to Victory

Twirlers bring home the gold from America’s Youth on Parade National Baton Twirling Championships. [more]

Texas Tech Named 2013 Cool School

Magazine rates universities on overall sustainability efforts. [more]


Original Masked Rider Passes, Legacy Lives On

Joe Kirk Fulton, the first official Texas Tech Masked Rider, is dead at 81. [more]



Texas Tech Third in Nation for Happy Employees

The rankings were based on reviews submitted to CareerBliss.com by university employees. [more]


Wine Entrepreneurs Receive Certification At Fredericksburg Campus

Texas Tech’s Texas Viticulture Certification Program celebrates third graduating class. [more]



Sigma Delta Pi Wins Consecutive Awards

The organization was one of about a dozen chapters recognized as an Honor Chapter. [more]


Chess Head Coach Competes in World Cup

The tournament is an elimination playoff among the top 128 players in the world. [more]



Physical Plant Receives Top Honor from APPA

The award provides recognition for outstanding achievements in facilities management. [more]



research

Wind Program Honored by Popular Science

NWI is listed in the magazine as one of the "most awesome" college labs. [more]



Researchers to Study in Wake of the Wind

National Science Foundation grant will fund analysis to improve wind farm performance. [more]


Chinese Meditation Technique Shows 60 Percent Reduction in Smoking Habit

Texas Tech researcher says smokers can reduce their tobacco use, even when they don’t intend to. [more]


Researchers: Arterial Stiffness in Neck and Chest Relevant to Walking Speed

Walking speed can predict disability and death in older adults. [more]

Researchers Receive $244,000 in Grants from Park Cities Quail

The grants will fund two different research projects involving the recent rapid decline in the state’s quail population. [more]


Where Have the Quail Gone?

Mysterious decline in quail population prompts the largest research project of its kind. [more]



Partnership Agreement with Organization Announced

The university will become an affiliate partner with the Center for Innovation. [more]


Veeries Quiet at Night to Avoid Becoming Owl Dinner

Texas Tech researcher says the songbird could fall prey without a change in behavior. [more]

features

Every day, I'm a Red Raider

New national marketing campaign celebrates the one-of-a-kind spirit of the Texas Tech family. [more]



Fall 2013 Residence Hall Move-In

Thousands of Texas Tech University students move into the residence halls for 2013-2014 school year. [more]

Red Raiders Stripe Out the Jones

A time-lapse video of fans filling the stadium before Texas Tech's home-opening win. [more]



Welcome Week: A New Habitat for All

New students volunteer with Habitat for Humanity. [more]


Live Look at the Future of Petroleum Engineering

Webcam provides glimpse of new building under construction. [more]



Since You've Been Gone:
A Red Raider Summer Recap

Red Raiders returning to campus may spot some new sights and sounds since the break. [more]


University Student Housing Offices Renovation

The new offices are open and inviting to students with a nod to Texas Tech spirit and tradition. [more]


Texas Tech Hosts 14th Annual Back to School Fiesta

Local families learn about higher education opportunities while preparing for the new school year. [more]


Raider Red Defends National Championship in Mascot Contest

Capital One Mascot Challenge 2013 voting is underway. [more]




alumni news

The Best of the Best: Top Techsan Staff Award Winners Announced

This year's recipients of the “Top Techsan Staff Award” have been selected and will be honored at a special luncheon on Oct. 11. [more]


Fall Graduation Fair: Sept. 24-26

Is there a commencement in your future? Make plans now to attend the fall Graduation Fair. And they aren't just for seniors. Try on class rings and make plans for that special day! [more]


Game on!

Whether you’re coming home to Raiderland or looking for a local game-watching party, our online Game Day Central has all the information you need. We will update it weekly throughout the season as details become available, so check it often. Wreck 'em Tech! [more]


Get a Quote, Support Scholarships

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


athletics news

Back to the Future

Why are fans so sure Kliff Kingsbury is going to make Jones AT&T Stadium a fun place to watch football? [more]


Texas Tech No. 24 in NSCAA Week 3 Rankings

Red Raiders climb to No. 24 after going 2-0 last weekend. [more]

The Evolution of Jones AT&T Stadium

North end zone redevelopment redefines Jones AT&T Stadium experience. [more]


A Record Three Lady Raiders Ranked In ITA Top 125

Adams, Kilgo & Sanders Earn Preseason National Rankings From ITA. [more]