Texas Tech Named a Top College for First-Generation Students

School is listed as one of the six best colleges to attend by The Best Colleges website. [more]


news

Texas Tech Makes Most Affordable Colleges List

Texas Tech was named one of the country's most affordable large public universities. [more]



Lubbock Ranked 11th Among Best Cities for College Students in Small Metros

The Hub City finished ahead of Killeen, Santa Barbara, Calif., Lexington, Ky., and Honolulu. [more]


Texas Tech System Partners with Nigerian State University

Partnership allows students to study at home university for two years and finish at partner institution. [more]


Faculty Members Honored for Excellence

Many receive awards at the annual Faculty Honors Convocation. [more]


Rodeo Team Headed to National Finals

The women's team looks to defend its 2012 national championship. [more]




Law School Claims Another National Championship

Third-year students win advocacy event for school's 27th national title. [more]


Cheer, Pom Teams Place Third at National Event

Strong finish caps successful year for spirit programs, which also had national champion mascot. [more]



Debate Team Delivers at National Championship Tournaments

Team placed fifth in the country and ranked within the top ten for its season-long performance. [more]

Red Raiders Claim Ranch Horse National Championship

Texas Tech bests 13 teams from across the country. [more]


Landscape Architecture Program One of the Country's Best

DesignIntelligence ranked the program 11th out of more than 90 programs in the nation. [more]


Students Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society

More than 40 Red Raiders participated in the recent induction ceremony. [more]


Internet Mapping Course Honored for its Uniqueness

The class is ranked one of the "10 Technology Classes We Wish We Took in College" by TechSchool.com. [more]


Ethiopian Officials Explore Texas Tech Partnership

Ethiopia explores partnership to improve higher education and revitalize the country's health system. [more]


Students Rewarded for their Sustainable Efforts

Red Raiders receive scholarships for their environmental initiatives on campus and Lubbock community. [more]



Team Wins Texas Tech Law's Third National Championship in Five Weeks

Second-year students win inaugural contest testing jury selection skills. [more]


Architecture Alum Elevated to College of Fellows

Instructor Morris Brown is currently an instructor in the Texas Tech University College of Architecture at El Paso. [more]


research

Burkhart Center for Autism Aspires to National Prominence

New building, faculty take aim at the growing challenge of autism. [more]



Director Emeritus of TIEHH Finalist for Environmental Excellence Award

This award is considered among the highest environmental awards in the State of Texas. [more]


From Birdie to Bogey: How Stress Affects Golf

Texas Tech sports psychologist says Tiger Woods' improved play is proof that in golf, mental health is key. [more]



Doctoral Students Organize Conference as Part of Class Project

The first-of-its-kind event tackles advocacy, social justice and the cultural dimensions of mental health. [more]

Texas Tech, Angelo State Receive National Science Foundation Grant

Together the universities will use the funds to address the nation's cybersecurity workforce needs. [more]


More Health, More Wealth

Texas Tech study finds people who value health are likely to begin saving for retirement at early age. [more]




Graduate Students Present Their Research

Poster competition allows Red Raiders to explain findings to a diverse audience. [more]


Biologist to Study Eavesdropping Parasites

Ximena Bernal receives $508,000 NSF grant to study how midges locate their victims. [more]

features

Red Raiders Participate in a Transfer of Spirit

Texas Tech welcomes a new Masked Rider, reveals the name of the new horse and unmasks graduate Raider Reds. [more]


Students Team Together to Help Lubbock Salvation Army

The community service project was part of the first Tech Lubbock Community Day. [more]


Denim Runway Winners Announced at Fashion Show

Three apparel design students honored for their stylish designs. [more]



First Free-Standing Library Celebrates 75th Anniversary

The building now serves as the home for the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. [more]

A Red Raider and the Iron Lady

Chancellor Kent Hance was a U.S. congressman when he first met Margaret Thatcher. [more]


Student Serves as 'President for a Day'

Freshman wins raffle to experience hands-on leadership and inside perspective at university. [more]



Students, Staff, Faculty Participate in Arbor Day Festivities

Thousands turn out to help beautify Texas Tech campus. [more]


Madness in Boston: Faculty, Staff, Alumnus Recount Bombing

Witnessing both explosions at marathon, two men give their stories. [more]



Students Turn Trash Into Class

Fashion project challenges Red Raiders to use recycled items to create wearable clothes. [more]

alumni news

New Faculty Awards

The TTAA established the New Faculty Awards program in 1987 to recognize outstanding new members of the faculty in each college and the School of Law. [more]


Red Raider Honored at Conference

Alum Steven Gamble, Ph.D., was honored with the 2013 E. Joseph Savoie Leadership Award at the District IV Conference of the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education. [more]


Academic Achievement, Honor Rings True for 400 Ring Recipients

More than 400 students were honored during the Spring Ring Ceremonies.  [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

Defense Tops Offense 34-28 In Annual Spring Game

Michael Brewer leads the offense with 282 yards passing and two touchdowns. [more]


Men's Golf Earns 12th Consecutive NCAA Regional Bid

Texas Tech track and field represented by nine athletes and two relays in national top 20. [more]

Red Raider Club Tailgate Tour Event Slated For San Antonio

Texas Tech selected as the No. 7 seed at the Ohio State Regional in Columbus. [more]


Red Raiders Finish Third at Big 12 Championships

Texas Tech men earn best finish at Big 12s since 2007. [more]