Texas Tech Will Not Increase Tuition for 2013-2014

This marks the first time since 2008 tuition has not increased. [more]


news

New Dean of Media and Communication

David D. Perlmutter was director of the School of Journalism & Mass Communication at the University of Iowa. [more]


Law Grads Rank Best of Texas Public Schools on Bar Exam

They posted a 95.45 percent passing rate, compared to the state average of 84.78. [more]


Honors College has 32 Terry Scholars

Texas Tech is the fastest-growing Terry Scholar university in Texas. [more]



Library Receives $900,000 Software Donation for 3-D Animation Tools

Software will enhance new Media Lab in Informatics and Scientific Visualization, 3-D research efforts. [more]


Texas Tech Names New 2013-14 Pom Squad

The team consists of 14 veterans and four freshmen. [more]




Student Inducted into Texas Business Hall of Fame

Lin Humphrey is a doctoral student focusing firm strategy on social media and mobile marketing. [more]

The State of the Texas Tech University System

TTU System presence has added more than 9,000 people in Lubbock since 2006, increased economic impact. [more]



Texas Tech Names 2013-2014 Cheerleader Squads

Co-ed and all-girl teams help to fill many event requests. [more]



Floydada High School Graduate Named 2013 Distinguished Engineering Student

Sean Miller recognized for outstanding academic achievements, honors, activities, interests and aspirations. [more]


Texas Tech Announces Business Leadership Program

Program focuses on developing students who have the strong academic foundation and real-world experience necessary to be a successful leader. [more]


Law Professor Tapped for Prestigious Health Fellowship

Jennifer Bard's work will explore legal options available to Lubbock city officials seeking to eradicate nuisance insects. [more]



research

Low-Grade Cotton Brings Top Value in Oil Spill Cleanup

Ecologically friendly discovery is joint effort between Texas Tech University, Cotton Incorporated. [more]


Texas Tech Combines Wind Research, Education into National Wind Institute

NWI strengthens the already solid interdisciplinary approach to all things wind. [more]


Texas Tech Biology Lab Helps 'Save the Frogs'

Removing trash can help prevent death and deformities in amphibians. [more]




U.S. Oil Predictions Inspire Next Generation of Petroleum Engineers

Texas Tech welcomes oil boom with new building and modern research facilities. [more]

Microwave Technology Leads to Advances in Global Food Safety and Security

MicroZap shows promise to purify water, food and improve shelf life. [more]


The Hantavirus Outbreak: 20 Years Later

How scientists and the Texas Tech Tissue Libraries worked together to understand the 1993 epidemic. [more]



Fossil Amber Shatters Theories of Glass as a Liquid

Results challenge classic theories of glass transition behavior. [more]


On the Fast Track: Student-Built Formula One Car Ready to Race

Formula SAE Texas Tech to Compete at Michigan International Speedway. [more]

features

Leading the Way: After 35 years, Jerry Hudson retiring

Founding dean has helped the College of Media and Communication keep up with the times. [more]


Faculty and Staff Feast at President's Appreciation Picnic

Interim President Lawrence Schovanec and the Office of the President revive a tasty tradition. [more]


Tradition in Timelapse: Snapshots at the Seal

After commencement, many graduates return to the campus entrance for a final picture at the seal. [more]



Taking Care of Business – and Medicine

Justin Berk pursues two passions with the help of rare dual-degree program. [more]

Special Needs: Teaching the Teachers

Texas Tech among the few institutions to teach instructors of individuals with sensory impairments, autism. [more]


Like Mother, Like Daughter

Reneé Flournoy and Madison Taylor are set to graduate from Texas Tech – together. [more]



Red Raiders Boast Consecutive White House Internships

For the first time in school history, two Texas Tech University students served back-to-back semesters. [more]


Alumnus, D-Day Veteran Earns France's Top Honor

Former agriculture student recounts horrors of Omaha Beach. [more]




alumni news

Call for Top Techsan Staff Award Nominations

Do you know a full-time staff member who consistently goes above and beyond? Nominate them today. [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]


Traveling With Your Dogs This Summer?

Check out these tips from Liberty Mutual Insurance for making your dog's car trip less stressful. [more]


2014 Wreck 'Em Raffle

The lucky winner will choose from these prize packages: The Masters (April 12-13, 2014) or the US Open Tennis Championships (Aug, 25-Sep. 7, 2014). [more]


athletics news

Texas Tech and Arkansas Begin Two-Game Football Series in 2014

The Red Raiders and Razorbacks will meet for the first time since the 1991 season. [more]


Masek, Wheeler and McCrummen Selected in MLB Draft

Players were selected in 5th, 15th and 23rd rounds, respectively.[more]

Texas Tech, Big 12 Conference Announce Five Kickoff Times

Texas Tech's Big 12 opener against TCU on Thursday, Sept. 12 is set for a 6:30 p.m. kickoff on ESPN. [more]


Whitaker Introduced As Lady Raider Basketball Head Coach

Former letterwinner becomes the program's sixth all-time head coach. [more]