Texas Tech Celebrates New Burkhart Center for Autism

The two-story education and research facility showcases the impressive growth of the program. [more]


news

Texas Tech Named 'Best for Veterans' School

University ranked 31st among 650 institutions for accommodating vets and active-service members. [more]



Open Forums Scheduled for Chief Financial Officer Candidates

President Nellis: Participation by the Texas Tech community is vital to the search. [more]


Clinical Psychology Program Ranks High Among Peer Institutions

The program was listed as a “hidden gem” in a recent journal article. [more]

Students Survey Lubbock Community on LP&L, Taxes, Satisfaction

Political science class conducted a telephone survey on a variety of political issues. [more]


Texas Tech Named Bicycle Friendly University

This is the first time the school has been recognized by the League of American Bicyclists. [more]

Texas Tech Meat Judging Team Posts Win at Cargill Meat Solutions Contest

Twenty-four points separated the 2013 Texas Tech Meat Judging Team from their nearest competitor. [more]


Raider Red: Final Round

With $20,000 on the line, Texas Tech faces the University of South Florida in the national championship. [more]


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Open Forums Scheduled for Provost, Senior VP Finalists

The forums will allow the campus community to learn more about the candidates. [more]

Texas Tech Establishes Partnership with Equatorial Guinea's National University

The agreement formally establishes future collaboration between the two institutions. [more]


Texas Tech Law Wins 30th National Advocacy Championship

The win also marks the school's second national championship the fall 2013 semester. [more]


Chess Team Claims
Co-Championship at
Texas Collegiate Event

Red Raiders defy odds by earning 4-0 sweep in last round to share title. [more]



Livestock Judging Team Finishes as Reserve National Champions

Roundtable discussions host successful business leaders. [more]


Meat Judging Team Wins Third Straight National Title

Three Red Raiders finished in the top 10 overall. [more]



research

Texas Tech Receives $706,000 for
Quail Research on Parasitic Worms

Researchers will study how parasitic worms may be impacting the game bird’s recent decline. [more]

Texas Tech Among Top Faculty Fulbright Producers in U.S.

With 10 awards, Texas Tech leads all research institutions for U.S. Fulbright Scholars, along with two other institutions. [more]


Unique SOS Signal from Pulled-Apart Star Points to Medium-Sized Black Hole

Video depicts rare look at white dwarf being stretched and consumed by black hole. [more]


Physicists Find Black Holes in Globular Star Clusters, Upsetting 40 Years of Theory

Discovery leads to further discussion about "ripples in spacetime." [more]


features

Texas Tech Remembers: John F. Kennedy

Texas Tech is home to important JFK documents, and historical experts. [more]




Student-Athlete Alumna Learns Discipline, Hard Work

Ifeatu Okafor was recently named the NCAA Woman of the Year. [more]


College of Media & Communication Introduces Social Media Lab

The Outpost provides social media training, application and analysis to students and the community. [more]


Texas Tech Hosts Southwest Affiliate of College and University Residence Halls Conference

(VIDEO) The conference is designed to promote the exchange of ideas within residence hall communities. [more]


New Faces for Texas Tech Public Art

Four larger-than-life bronze faces welcome those entering campus from the Boston Avenue entrance. [more]


A Second Chance:
Alumnus Says Texas Tech Turned
His Life Around

Greg Snodgrass is thankful for Collegiate Recovery Community, and helps others struggling with addiction. [more]

Marketing Strategy Puts the Ball in Students' Court

Academics and athletics team up for Red Raider and Lady Raider basketball promotions. [more]



Student Spotlight:
From Halfway Around the World
to Texas Tech

Binari Witanapatirana is part of a Sri Lankan legacy of Red Raiders. [more]


Carol of Lights:
55 Years of Magical Memories

More than 25,000 red, white and orange lights illuminate the Texas Tech campus at the end of the annual ceremony and stay lit through the holiday season. [more]



Bacon Jalapeño Dressing:
A Hot Holiday Alternative

Recipe courtesy of Texas Tech Chef Kara Perez of The Market at Stangel/Murdough. [more]


alumni news

Five Texas Tech Alumni Compete in National Finals Rodeo

The Wrangler NFR will air nightly until December 15 on Great American Country/GAC network, starting at 9 p.m. central. Five Texas Tech alumni are competing in this year’s NFR. Tune in to cheer them on–cowboy hats are optional! [more]


Planning on Going to the Holiday Bowl?

Check out Game Day Central for details. [more]

'Tis the Season To Consider Charitable Gifts

Charitable gifts are an excellent way to reduce your tax burden for the year, while doing something for the greater good. Texas Tech Alumni Association memberships are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. [more]


New Grant Lays Foundation of Excellence

The Texas Tech Alumni Association has awarded the inaugural Excellence Grant to San Antonio TechTeach, a fast-track teacher education program. [more]


athletics news

Texas Tech Accepts National University Holiday Bowl Invitation

The Red Raiders will face the No. 16 Arizona State Sun Devils in the National University Holiday Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego on Monday, Dec. 30. [more]


Texas Tech Basketball Radio Show to Air on Thursdays

“Texas Tech Basketball with Candi Whitaker and Tubby Smith” gives fans an inside look into basketball programs. [more]

Five Red Raiders Named AP All-Big 12

Sophomore OL Le'Raven Clark, junior TE Jace Amaro and senior LB Will Smith named first team. [more]


Texas Tech Releases 2014 Baseball Schedule

Texas Tech and second-year head coach Tim Tadlock have released the Red Raiders 56-game schedule for the 2014 season. [more]