Texas Tech Names Sole Finalist for President Position

Duane Nellis currently is president of the University of Idaho, the state's flagship institution. [more]


news

Texas Tech System has Nearly $10 Billion Economic Impact

For every dollar the state invests in TTU System, the economy sees more than $23 returned. [more]


Board of Regents Elects New Officers, Swears in Newly Appointed Members

Mickey Long and Larry Anders were elected chairman and vice chairman, respectively. [more]


Texas Tech, Community Partners Celebrate $24.5M Grant

They received one of only seven Promise Neighborhood implementation grants from across the nation. [more]


Historian, Veteran to Serve on Vietnam Education Center Committee

Ron Milam will help advise construction of a learning facility at the Vietnam Veterans and Lincoln Memorials. [more]



Lubbock Lake Landmark Honored by Smithsonian Magazine

The publication names it as one of the top five destinations to see evidence of first Americans. [more]


College of Ag Distinguished and Young Alumni Awards Take Spotlight

Seven distinguished alumni were honored Feb. 18. [more]

Law Students win Regional Trial Championship

Red Raiders Brian Sullivan, Josh Avelar and Jefferson Fisher now advance to the national finals. [more]


Texas Tech Sets Another Spring Enrollment Record

The university has surpassed the 30,000 mark for the second straight spring. [more]




Personal Financial Planning Students Win First Place at National Competition

Tyler Chaney and David Wilder, both graduate students, also won $5,000 scholarships. [more]


Law School Tops Rankings for Quality, Student Satisfaction

Texas Tech placed ninth in overall quality and second for student satisfaction in National Jurist magazine. [more]


Meat Judging Team Takes Top Spot in Fort Worth

Red Raiders win Southwestern Livestock Exposition's Intercollegiate competition. [more]


Texas Tech Offices Win 20 ADDY Awards

Office of Communications and Marketing leads with 10 awards, including Best of Show. [more]


research

Virtual Romances: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

On this Valentine's Day, Texas Tech relationship experts tackle the subject of online dating. [more]



Texas Tech Researcher Shatters Metallic Glasses Mystery

Cooling speed is key to flexibility and strength in the material. [more]


Education Students Participate in Global Learning Program

As part of a new program, the doctoral candidates collaborated with students in China and Brazil. [more]

Two National Academy Members Join Texas Tech Faculty

Hires include new engineering chair and world leader in turbulence research. [more]


Office of Research Services Launches New Website and Proposal Submission System

The two major changes will help researchers easily navigate through the proposal process. [more]

features

Looking Back: Lady Raiders Win National Championship

It has been 20 years since Sheryl Swoopes and Texas Tech took the country by storm. [more]


Leigh (Daniel) Cordes: Running to a Better Life

As part of National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, former track star talks about her past struggles. [more]


A Solid Foundation: Administration Building Leaves Lasting Legacy

On Texas Tech's 90th anniversary, we look back at one of the oldest and most celebrated campus buildings. [more]


2012 Teaching Academy Inductee: Mayukh Dass

The assistant professor of marketing not only tries to be a good teacher, but also a good mentor. [more]


Raider Red: From Humble Beginnings to National Champion

As Texas Tech celebrates its 90th anniversary, the mascot's earliest supporters revel in his rise. [more]


Behind the Scenes: Raider Roadshow 2013

How do you share Texas Tech with students across the state? You hit the road, of course. [more]


Texas Tech Day Celebrated at Texas State Capitol

The event allows administrators, alumni, students, staff and parents to talk to state legislators. [more]


alumni news

Join Us in Honoring Rear Adm. John Alexander, Scott Pelley, Dr. Robert Salem

The Texas Tech Alumni Association is proud to announce the recipients of the 2013 Distinguished Alumni Awards — the highest honor bestowed by the Texas Tech Alumni Association and the University. [more]

Georgia O'Keefe: The Art of Desolation

Texas Tech University's Jack Becker and Paul Carlson delve into Georgia O'Keeffe's years in the Texas Panhandle in their new book, "Georgia O'Keeffe in Texas: A Guide." [more]

TTAA Scholarships

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

Honors College Initiative: Helping Texas Tech Attract the Best and Brightest

A special alumni association fundraising effort yields big support to the Honors College. [more]

athletics news

Sports Illustrated Features Kliff Kingsbury In Current Issue

Kingsbury featured in article detailing the rise of young coaches in college football. [more]

Football Spring Game Set For April 20

Game will be televised live on Texas Tech TV on Fox Sports Southwest. [more]

Four Texas Tech Athletes Honored with Dr. Gerald Lage Award

Texas Tech student-athletes receive the top Big 12 Conference's top academic honor Tuesday. [more]

Committed to Winning

Tadlock is ready to take his alma mater to new heights as head coach of the Red Raiders. [more]