Sen. Robert Duncan Named Sole Finalist for System Chancellor

Red Raider alumnus received bachelor's and law degrees from Texas Tech. [more]


news

Texas Tech Receives $9.45 Million from United Supermarkets

(VIDEO) Funds will renew grocery chain’s naming rights on United Spirit Arena and help with renovations. [more]

Texas Tech’s International Honour Society Achieves Highest Standing

The university’s Chapter of Golden Key receives Gold Standing. [more]


Professor: Food Prices Could Continue to Rise Through Summer

(VIDEO) Mindy Brashears appeared on “Lou Dobbs Tonight” to discuss current food supply issues. [more]

Red Raiders Named to Prestigious Financial Advising List

Three professors and one alumnus named IA 25 most influential people in financial advisory industry. [more]



Chancellor Hance Recruits Top Scholars to Texas Tech

Jacob Hinojos and Hance Clark received perfect scores on their college admissions exams. [more]


Texas Tech School of Law Posts Highest Passage Rate of Bar Exam

Red Raiders rank first among Texas law schools with a 91.67 passing percentage from first-time examinees. [more]



Texas Tech Named a Most Influential College in Social Media

University recognized by CollegeAtlas.org for overall social media influence and engagement. [more]


Federal Grant to Provide Scholarships to Low-Income Math Majors

The five-year grant will fund students at Texas Tech and three regional community colleges. [more]


Texas Tech Named Champion of Diversity

The American Association for Affirmative Action awards the university for promoting diversity. [more]



Advertising Team Advances to Final Round of National Competition

The team of Red Raiders, who already won the district round, developed a campaign for Mary Kay Cosmetics. [more]



Texas Tech's Weekend Filled with Diplomas, Champions

From graduation to more baseball victories to a Big 12 track title, Red Raiders had plenty to celebrate. [more]


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Texas Tech Receives Top Marks for Online Programs

The university was ranked 45th out of top 100 by BestColleges.com. [more]



Texas Tech Publication Named Best of the Best

Olympian-turned-cowboy stuntman’s memoir is awarded as a Book You Should Know About. [more]



Texas Tech Celebrates President’s Excellence Awards

Faculty, staff and students honored for Diversity & Equity and Academic Advising. [more]



Texas Tech Commended Among Best Online Programs for Veterans

Whitacre College of Engineering ranked second for online graduate program. [more]




Texas Tech University Press Names New Director

Courtney Burkholder looks forward to seeking out new authors and helping them get published. [more]



Red Raiders Remember Maya Angelou

The legendary author once spoke to the Texas Tech community during Black History Month. [more]




Ophelia Powell-Malone Paved the Way for Progress

Fifty years ago, the late trailblazer became Texas Tech's first African-American graduate. [more]



Texas Tech Head Chess Coach Competes in U.S. Championship

Alex Onischuk has been listed as one of the top 100 chess players in the world. [more]



Texas Tech Graduates Thousands During Spring Commencement

Five ceremonies also recognized highest-ranking graduates and banner bearers. [more]




research

Climate Scientist Contributes to White House Report

Katharine Hayhoe: Choices we make now will determine severity of climate change's future impact. [more]

Graduate School Announces Fellowship Recipients

The program awarded nearly 30 graduate students in its inaugural year. [more]


Texas Tech Names 2014 Distinguished Engineering Student

Amber Helm recognized for outstanding academic achievements, honors and aspirations. [more]

Texas Tech Joins Consortium of Experts Called Cloud and Autonomic Computing Center

Created and funded by National Science Foundation, center provides research, development to businesses. [more]


U.S. Energy Project to Give National Wind Institute Data Access

(VIDEO) Memorandum enhances existing partnership between Texas Tech and Pantex Renewable Energy Project. [more]


Researchers Study How Drug Treatment Affects Other Aspects of Life

The $300,000 NIH grant will fund testing that could reduce risk for HIV or mental illness. [more]


features

Congressional Internship Helps Lead Alumnus to Career

Brian Anderson, who once shook hands with President Obama, now works in Washington, D.C. [more]



Graduation Spotlight: Perseverance Pays Off for Nontraditional Student

Ivanka Boling, a single mother of two from Bulgaria, will graduate with a 4.0 GPA. [more]


Mother and Son Share Special Bond and Talent

A Texas Tech University student recently co-authored a novel with his mother. [more]



Getting to Know Michael San Francisco

(VIDEO) Longtime faculty member speaks about his new role as dean of the Honors College. [more]



Texas Tech Alumnus Shares Amazing Story of Survival

(VIDEO) World War II vet Fiske Hanley, who is now 94, survived captivity and torture by the Kempei Tai. [more]



Graduation Spotlight: Aspiring Doctor Inspired to Give Back

(VIDEO) Saba Nafees graduates this weekend, but Texas Tech holds a special place in her heart. [more]



Student Spotlight: Making an (Im)print on Texas Tech

(VIDEO) Brandon Sweeney presented his 3D printing ideas at TEDxTexasTechUniversity. [more]



alumni news

Game Day Central for the College World Series

Get information on events in Omaha and in your local area! Wreck 'em, Tech! [more]


Should You Turn Off Your AC during Summer Days?

Keep your cool this summer with some tips from our energy partner, Everything Energy. [more]

Texas Tech Alumnus Named to Southwest Advertising Hall of Fame

Phil Price selected as Southwest Advertising 2014 Hall of Fame inductee. [more]


Meet John W. Redmon '71, Barry Street '79

Q & A with Texas Tech Alumni Association Board Members. [more]


athletics news

Red Raiders Defeat Charleston, Head to Omaha

(Video) Graduates wishing to take their photo on the field may enter the stadium for one day only. [more]


Kittley, Thomas Honored as Regional Coaches of the Year

Head Coach Wes Kittley, Assistant James Thomas honored by USTFCCCA. [more]


Don’t Be Left Out! Season Tickets Running at All-Time Low.

Come be a part of history in, what is sure to be, an exciting season of Red Raider football. [more]


Weldon Named Regional Athlete of the Year

Junior Kole Weldon honored as Mountain Region Field Athlete of the Year. [more]