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Julia Heard Witt, M.Ed.

July 08, 2020

CoMC director recognized with campus diversity award

Julia Heard Witt, M.Ed., senior director of advising and recruiting for the College of Media & Communication, was recently recognized with a President’s Excellence Award for her work in promoting diversity, equity and inclusion on the Texas Tech University campus.

Eric Rasmussen, Ph.D.

October 23, 2019

Professors Analyze Social Media's Impact on Mental Health in Emerging Adults

In the last decade, the popularity of social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat has skyrocketed. Eric Rasmussen, an associate professor and director of the doctoral program in Texas Tech University's College of Media & Communication, led a team of researchers on a study to see what about social-media use impacts emerging adults' mental well-being.