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Officials from the Texas Tech University System and J.T. and Margaret Talkington Foundation Board announced today a $12 million gift that will establish the J.T. and Margaret Talkington Graduate Fellowship Endowment.

The gift will fund approximately 135 graduate fellows per year and is eligible for state matching funds by the Texas Research Incentive Program, which could double the gift’s impact for Texas Tech. In honor of this gift, the facilities committee of the Board of Regents approved renaming the new Boston Avenue Residence Hall as the J.T. and Margaret Talkington Hall.

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