Texas Tech Commissions New Wind Research Facility

The project includes the Department of Energy, Sandia National Laboratories, Vestas and Group NIRE. [more]


news

Texas Tech Ranked One of the Top 10 Most Underrated Colleges

List compares graduates' mid-career salary with U.S. News & World Report rankings of best colleges. [more]


Texas Tech Partners with NewRetirement.com

New partnership provides Texas Tech students real-world experience. [more]


Apparel Design and Manufacturing Among Top in Southwest

Criteria includes the depth of program and faculty, academic reputation, admission process and geographic location. [more]



Geology Professor Receives Prestigious Award

George Asquith was recognized for his contributions as AAPG's all-time best-selling author. [more]


Alumnus Posthumously Honored for Heroism

Darryn Deen Andrews received the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor. [more]

Meat Science Academic Quiz Bowl Team takes National Title

Red Raiders go head to head, take first and second places. [more]


Nellis Begins Tenure as President

Texas Tech's 16th president is excited about the future of the university. [more]




Office of Communications and Marketing Wins National Advertising Award

Office receives National ADDY Award in digital advertising. [more]



Texas Tech Student, NASA Astronaut Greets Teachers

Astronaut Joe Acaba is a distance learning graduate student in the College of Education. [more]




Executive Director Named for National Ranching Heritage Center

Matt Brockman is passionate about Texas heritage and culture. [more]



research

Storm Shelter Expert Shares Concerns with Congress

National Wind Institute research professor says public misinformation is greatest challenge. [more]


National Wind Institute Dedicates 75th West Texas Mesonet Station

New station will help determine conditions that lead to high wildfire danger. [more]

Ten Texas Tech Faculty Members Receive Fulbright Awards

The program is designed to increase understanding between U.S. citizens and residents of other countries. [more]


Researchers: Cancer Risks Double When Carcinogens Present at 'Safe' Levels

Low doses of arsenic and estrogen together can cause cancer in prostate cells. [more]

features

Father Shares Love for Texas Tech with Family

During his 23 years on staff, Tony Aleman's daughters have graduated, and one now also works on campus. [more]



Red Raider Orientation Brings Thousands to Campus

Throughout the summer, new students and their guests will experience life as Red Raiders. [more]


'A Tuna Christmas' Co-Creator, Alumnus Works With Students

The workshop was part of Department of Theatre and Dance's new WildWind Performance Lab. [more]


2012 Teaching Academy Inductee: Michael Serra

Serra enjoys experimental psychology, particularly various aspects of learning and memory. [more]


Flag Day Has Special Meaning for Several Red Raiders

Faculty and staff members share the stories behind the U.S. flags they cherish. [more]

Welcome to Texas Tech, President Nellis

On your first official day as a Red Raider, let us show you what makes this a special place. [more]


Texas Tech History: The Dairy Barn

In recognition of National Dairy Month, revisit the university's iconic landmark at the height of its operation. [more]



2012 Teaching Academy Inductee: Kelly Phelan

Former event planner for Disney and Caesar's uses industry experience to inspire and challenge students. [more]


New Public Art Brings Message to Campus

Artist David B. Hickman created five sculptures resembling messenger pigeons surrounded by benches. [more]




alumni news

Meet Traci: New Director of Membership

Did you know? Traci Odom joined the TTAA family in May as the new Director of Membership. [more]


Are you an Alum? Coming to Red Raider Orientation This Summer?

We can't wait to see you and your future Red Raider! Let us know you're coming. [more]


Alumnae elected to Texas Medical Association Foundation Board

Dallas businesswoman elected at-large member of the largest state medical society in the nation. [more]


Alumnae Named CEO of HOAG Orthopedic Institute

Former Red Raidernamed CEO of prestigious specialty hospital in Orange County, Calif. [more]


athletics news

Kingsbury Takes Red Raider Football To ESPN, NYC

First-year head coach working hard to promote Texas Tech and Red Raider Football. [more]


Remembering A Texas Tech Great: Jess Stiles

Former assistant coach, administrator and Hall of Honor member passed away on June 19. [more]

Track and Field Finalizes Signing Class

Red Raiders, Lady Raiders add 29 athletes to national letters of intent. [more]


Red Raiders in the Major Leagues: Week 3 Update

Kieschnick named a Pacific Coast League All-Star (OF) - fifth all-star selection in five years. [more]