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Lubbock Tornado still bringing questions

November 16, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Around the first of May, Texas Tech University students are normally worried with finals and what they are going to do over the summer. However, 40 years ago, students had to deal with something more concerning. On May 11, 1970, one of the most powerful tornadoes on record took aim at the campus, and destroyed […]

International students see benefits in states

December 6, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

By Kelsey Prenger Cindy Qing, a student from China and a personal financial planning major, learned of Texas Tech University while studying at Sias International University in China. She said her decision to leave China and study in the United States has long-lasting benefits. “There are many students who go to America to pursue a […]

Gang presence evident in West Texas

Gang presence evident in West Texas

December 6, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

By Adam Coleman Eddie Shelby moved to Lubbock with his family in 1984 in order to escape his past as a part of a gang. What he has found in West Texas during the years, however, was more of the same thing. “It’s here man,” said Shelby, who used to be deeply involved in the Crips […]