Thursday, June 29, 2017

Texas Tech’s Burkhart Center is Raising Awareness of Autism

Texas Tech’s Burkhart Center is Raising Awareness of Autism

April 30, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

April is Autism Awareness Month and the Burkhart Center at Texas Tech has been busy raising funds and awareness. Christopher Ramos, a learning specialist at the Burkhart Center, teamed up with local businesses, Culture Clothing and Capitol Pizza, to give back 20 percent of their revenue to a scholarship for the Burkhart Center. “Working with […]

Raider Rojos Hispanic Alumni

Raider Rojos Hispanic Alumni

April 30, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

According to the best colleges website, 49% of Hispanic high school graduates enrolled at a post-secondary, public institution in 2012. Some of these Hispanic students end up at Texas Tech University. Because more Hispanics are attending colleges and universities, a Hispanic chapter of the Texas Tech Alumni Association was formed. It is called Raiders Rojos […]

Rain Does Not Stop Annual Arbor Day Tradition

Rain Does Not Stop Annual Arbor Day Tradition

April 30, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

A flash thunderstorm didn’t keep Tech Activities Board from hosting their annual “Arbor Day” planting tradition April 24. The event, which started at 11 a.m., moved into the Student Union Ballroom after lightning, thunder and rain threatened the outdoor event around noon. TAB took to social media to keep students and faculty updated on the […]

Warm Weather Brings Sibling Weekend New Life

Warm Weather Brings Sibling Weekend New Life

April 30, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

David Talley contributed to this work.  This past weekend, more than 150 grade school-aged children swarmed the Texas Tech University campus. Now in its seventh year, Texas Tech’s Sibling Weekend had the university play host to its students’ younger brothers or sisters. “When I went to college I had a younger brother that was in kindergarten, […]

Exonerated Death Row Inmate Visits Texas Tech

Exonerated Death Row Inmate Visits Texas Tech

April 30, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Witness to Innocence Juan Melendez– 99th of 152 death row inmates to be exonerated.

On-Campus Job Fair Provides Opportunities

On-Campus Job Fair Provides Opportunities

April 29, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Photos and written story by Janet Moreno. Video by Regine Cliatt. The first on-campus student employment job fair took place Wednesday, April 22 in the Red Raider Lounge at the Student Union Building. Students seeking employment had the opportunity to speak with employers from Tech’s student union and activities, student housing, hospitality services, parking services […]

Tech Activities Board Hosts Raider City Limits

Tech Activities Board Hosts Raider City Limits

April 16, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Tech Activities Board hosted their 2nd annual Raider City Limits music festival Saturday, April 11. The event kicked off with a performance by TAB Singer/Songwriter winner Carolyn Owen, followed by Country-Folk band Flatland Cavalry and Texas Country band Dolly Shine. Owen, an electronic media and communications major, said she was nervous leading up to her […]

Tech Students Become Bobble Heads

Tech Students Become Bobble Heads

April 16, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

  Tech students turned themselves into bobbleheads last Friday, April 10. The Tech Activities Board (TAB) hosted the “Make Your Own Bobblehead” event as part as the final Red and Black Friday of the spring semester. The free event was from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Student Union basement and was free to […]

Library R&R

Library R&R

April 16, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

The Texas Tech University Library hosted its second annual Relax and Recharge event on Wednesday, April 15. Julie Barnett, assistant director of communications and marketing for the Texas Tech library, said this event is all about the students. “Really the event is intended as, students get close to their final projects being due; their finals […]

Texas Tech Holds Blood Drive

Texas Tech Holds Blood Drive

April 16, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Texas Tech held a blood drive last week, allowing students and faculty to donate while on campus. Donors are encouraged to keep hydrated and eat a good meal before donating. Those who donate will be given a free T-shirt and food after their donation. Locations and times will vary: Monday, April 13, 2015 — 10:00 a.m. […]

Next Page »