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Popular On-Campus Spot Showcases Renovation

Popular On-Campus Spot Showcases Renovation

April 16, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Re-scheduled due to the snowstorm in February, Texas Tech Hospitality Services hosted “Marketpalooza”, Wednesday, April 8 until Friday, April 10 at the popular Market at Stangel/Murdough. Alan Cushman, the manager of business development for Hospitality Services, said they were expecting a large turnout for the event as they normally receive a high volume of students […]

Off-Campus Housing Prepares for Texas Tech Growing Pains

Off-Campus Housing Prepares for Texas Tech Growing Pains

November 9, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

With on-campus housing falling 300 beds short this past year, the 516 new bed spaces under construction are much needed. All of this in response to a much bigger number. Forty thousand. That’s the enrollment goal by the year 2020. Lubbock developers welcome Tech’s growing pains as they hurry to take advantage of this lofty […]

Raiderville vigil marks A&M game

Raiderville vigil marks A&M game

October 16, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Texas Tech students camped outside near Jones AT&T Stadium for a week before the Aggies game in order to snag the best seats in the house. This is Raiderville. While this is a fairly new tradition in Lubbock, game-day camping can trace its roots far and wide. According to the Duke University newspaper, The Chronicle, […]

Rising enrollment putting the strain on student housing

Rising enrollment putting the strain on student housing

September 17, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Student facilities and housing are being planned for expansion as student enrollment continues to rise. According to the Tech Information Management website, the preliminary report on total enrollment has increased by 1,551 students from fall 2009. Sean Duggan, managing director of University Student Housing, said housing is starting to reach its maximum. “At the very […]