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Engage at Tech Central

The new website serves as a one-stop shop and central clearinghouse for information about Texas Tech's outreach and engagement initiatives.

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Biological Threat Research Lab Responds to COVID-19

The TTU Biological Threat Research Lab was the first LRN lab in Texas to begin testing suspected COVID-19 cases in late February 2020. On March 17, they detected and reported the first COVID-19 case in Lubbock.

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VetStar: Transitioning Veterans Service Delivery

Thanks to a partnership between Texas Tech’s Department of Political Science and numerous government, health, and community organizations, veterans in the Lubbock region now have many options to address stalled transition issues and have a greater opportunity to become productive citizens in their communities.