Texas Tech University

Upcoming Events & Announcements

 EVENT  Date  Location

Veterans Family Night
Food Fun and Games

RSVP at 806.632.4738 or veterans@refugeservices.org

Sponsored by:
Refuge Services & Warren CAT

November 6, 2020

Refuge Services
8405 County Road 2500, Lubbock, TX 79404

Never Quit:  LCU Welcomes Former US Seal Morgan Lutrell


November 9, 2020





McDonald Moody Auditorium

Celebrating a Decade of Service:  MVP 10 Year Anniversary Giveaway

MVP students:  stop by Drane Hall Room 155 to pick up your MVP 10 Year Anniversary Shirt in celebration of Veterans Week and get a mask while supplies last

November 10,11,12



MVP Suite Office Rom 155

 Bells Toll for Veterans

As we honor and remember our Vets on Nov. 11th, Texas Tech will remember our 20+ Vets who die by suicide each day by ringing the tower bell 20 times 11:00 am on the 11th month and the 11th day

Sponsored by Military Order of the Purple Heart 0900 and Friends of the Monument of Courage with TTU and TTU Saddle Tramps

November 11, 2020



TTU Campus -Bell Towers

Veterans Day Lunch with Hospitality Services

Veterans receive a free meal in the SUB or other Hospitality Service Locations at the Lubbock TTU campus up to $10 Value (see ticket for details)

Sponsored by TTU Hospitality Services & MVP

November 11, 2020

All Day


MVP Student Veterans will be emailed a Digital Coupon to use.

TTU Veteran Faculty & Staff can stop by MVP, Drane Hall Room 147 to get a ticket

*Valid with TTU ID Card or  with Veteran status or Proof of Military Status

Veterans Day Celebration 2020
At the Silent Wings Museum

Free Event to commemorate Veterans Day with several activities planned

For info call: 806.775.3049 or email museums@mylubbock.us

Sponsored by the City of Lubbock

November 11, 2020



Silent Wings Museum

6202 N Interstate 27
Lubbock, Texas

If you are unable to attend in person, tune in Virtually!
Virtual links available at:


Yoga! With Clair Howard

This Veterans Day, take a break from your day and find a little Zen. Join Claire Howard from Yoga for All Musicians for one hour of yoga. You don't even need to leave your house, or wherever you are, and you don't have to have your camera on.

Hosted by Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Veterans Resource Center, Sara Henly and Claire Howard

November 11, 2020


(12:30pm to 1:30pm)

Virtual Event


Film-Military Medicine: Beyond the Battlefield

Join us and watch ABC News correspondent Bob Woodruff as he covers military medical advances and technology from the battlefield to the return home with personal stories.

Hosted by Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Veterans Resource Center

November 11, 2020



Virtual Event

Celebrating Heroes TV Special

November 11, 2020





(Will repeat FOX 34 ON NOV.29TH AT 5 PM)

5th Annual Virtual Veteran's Parade of Lubbock (Modified for COVID-19 Precautions)

The 2020 theme is: "We Stand As One" – Participants are encouraged to pay tribute to veterans and all who have served the community. 

This year's Grand Marshalls will be the Military Order of the Purple Hearts Chapter 0900 and Veterans of Foreign Wars, VFW Post 2466 for their work and commitment in Lubbock's new Monument of Courage, which honors Purple Heart recipients, and Gold Star Families.

November 11, 2020



For more details visit: https://www.loshermanosfamilia.org/veteran-s-day-parade


Green Zone: Module III Veterans Mental Health

For TTU Staff and Faculty

Visit http://www.depts.ttu.edu/diversity/mvp/green_zone.php

Sponsored by MVP and the Student Counseling Center

November 12, 2020



Zoom: For link, register on TLPDC site

Green Zone: Module II Veterans Educational Benefits

For TTU Staff and Faculty

Visit http://www.depts.ttu.edu/diversity/mvp/green_zone.php

Sponsored by MVP

 November 18, 2020



 Zoom:  For link, register on TLPDC site

Texas Tech Veterans Tailgate prior to Celebrating America Game

Sponsored by MVP, TTUHSC VRC &

Limited availability to 100 only due to COVID: Each reservation up to 5 people only including the veteran

November 14, 2020


(Begins at noon)

Frazier Alumni Pavillion

RSVP Required by 11-11-20 to https://www.texastechalumni.org/mvntailgate

 TTU vs Baylor Celebrating America Football Game 

Tickets for Veterans available at:  https://www.vettix.org

(as of 0900 11-11-20, 13 remaining tickets)

November 14, 2020



Jones AT&T Stadium

CALM Training: Counseling Access to Lethal Means (CALM)

Description: Reducing access to lethal means, such as firearms and medication, can determine whether a person at risk for suicide lives or dies. This free course focuses on how to reduce access to the methods people use to kill themselves.

Sponsored by TVC and TTUHSC Veteran Resource Center

December 8, 2020


(3-4pm CST)


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MVP Stole & Recognition Ceremony
(Recognizing December 2020 graduating veterans and graduating family members)
For more info, visit:



November 18, 2020 is the RSVP Preferred Date  to verify mailing address

 (December 10, 2020 In Person Event Cancelled due to COVID)

Stoles will be mailed to approved Graduating TTU Veterans and Certificates to Graduating Family Member Students or there will be a limited date/time TBD you can pick them up in the MVP Department in Drane Hall Room 147.
MVP Wall of Honor Induction Ceremony May 26, 2021



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