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SAVE THE DATE for the Majors & Minors Fair on October 29!
What can your TTU major do for you??? Come to the Majors & Minors Fair on October 29 to find out!! Talk to advisors and start planning your future!

Originator: Megan Ohlmann            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Academic * Departmental 


2014-2015 Student Organization Risk Management Training
Student organizations are required to attend one risk management training session each year to apply and receive SGA funding and to be in good standing with the Center for Campus Life.

Originator: William Lopez            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Student Organization 


The Learning Center presents...
We can speak to your students!

Originator: Patrick Bohn            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Academic 


ETHICS SERIES 9/30 "2-MIN CHALLENGE: TALKING ABOUT ETHICS WITH AN EGG-TIMER"
The TLPDC Ethics Lunch Series offers a session titled “Two-Minute Challenge: Talking about Ethics with an Egg-Timer” on Sept 30th. Pre-registration is required and lunch will be provided.

Originator: YI-HUI Lee            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Lectures & Seminars * Academic 


Student Organizations - Have you recently transitioned officers?
If your student organization has recently transitioned officers were you informed as to whether or not you receive funding from SGA? If you are not sure check the spreadsheet on the SGA website.

Originator: Katherine Taylor            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Departmental * Student Organization 


Nominate your Parent/Grandparent to the Texas Tech Parent of the Year
Have your parent(s)/guardian(s)/grandparent(s) made a significant impact in your life? Would you like to show them how much you appreciate them? Then nominate your parent(s)/guardian(s)/grandparent(s) to the 2014 Texas Tech Parent of the Year Award.

Originator: Pamela Carrizales            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Departmental 


University Blood Drive: Bledsoe, Gordon, Sneed, Horn, Knapp Challenge day
Donate Blood, Save a Life... and get a Free T-shirt, as well as free food on site today from 11a-5pm. All donors welcome.

Originator: Craig Kuehnert            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Departmental * Student Organization 


ONLINE COUPLES SURVEYS: CHANCE TO WIN AMAZON GIFT CARD!
Dating couples are needed to study relationship development. Both should be at least 18 years old, never married, childless, be interested in participating in a 3-phase study, and would like to be entered in a drawing for an Amazon gift card.

Originator: Rachel Baird            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Research 


Youth Swimming Lessons
Session two for youth swimming begins soon! Classes will begin October 21st through November 13th!

Originator: Scott Layher            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Departmental * Rec Sports Programming 


UNT Dallas College of Law – Dean Furgeson Visit TOMORROW!
Join us in welcoming the Honorable W. Royal Furgeson, Jr., Texas Tech Alum and Dean of UNT College of Law, to Raiderland!

Originator: Staci Rogers            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Lectures & Seminars * Academic 


Biological Sciences Brown Bag Exploration Lunch TODAY
Interested in Biological Sciences? Join us TODAY in HH 129 from 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm, bring your lunch, and hear from the advisors and faculty of BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES to find out if it is the right fit for you!

Originator: Michael Gomez            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Faculty String Quartet Plays Beethoven September 30
Our TTU string quartet will be performing their first concert with Beethoven’s String Quartet No.1 and No. 2. This is the first concert out of a series of three. Free and open to the public

Originator: James Hodgins            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


Music Theatre Presents: “Suor Angelica” & “The Old Maid and the Thief"
“Suor Angelica” (Sister Angelica) is the second of Giacomo Puccini’s trio of one-act operas, Il Trittico. Sung in Italian, the story is a mystery that surrounds the title character and ends with a supernatural vision.

Originator: James Hodgins            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


GUIDANCE TO HELP YOU PLAN FOR TODAY AND TOMORROW
Seven Things - Keys to Retirement Investment Planning
Speaker: Harold Evensky CFP, Professor of Practice in the Personal Financial Planning


Originator: Stephanie Gonzales            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Faculty/Staff Organization 


ACS Laboratory Hazards Guide Available
Safety@TTU looks at the American Chemical Society’s new guide.

Originator: Darby Sullivan            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Research 


Get On The Grid with RHA
Do you want the opportunity to travel to another university, network with students from over 30 different schools across the nations, represent Texas Tech at the regional level, and most importantly have fun?

Originator: Dillon Quinn            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Student Organization 


"There's an app for that!"
Library workshop set 7-8:30 p.m. today.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Academic * Departmental 


OLLI & Alumni Assoc. present "Behavioral Economics” September 30 at 5:30pm
OLLI & Alumni Assoc. present "Behavioral Economics" September 30 from 5:30-7pm at the Garden & Arts Center. Fee $15 for OLLIs. To enroll call 806.742.6554 or visit www.olli-ttaa.org

Originator: Emma Carrasco            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Help us know more about ethic and college life! Participate in this study!
We’re looking for students to participate in a study on ethics and how you think about right and wrong. We will place your name in a drawing for new iPad.

Originator: Michael Street            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Research * Academic * Departmental 


SAVE THE DATE - Annual Conference on the Advancement of Women
2015 marks the 31st year that the Women's Studies Program at Texas Tech University has offered an annual Conference on the Advancement of Women.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Research * Academic * Departmental 


Buy a page in La Ventana!
La Ventana is selling organization pages for the 2015 book. Pages are $50 each.

Originator: Kymbre Kupatt            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Student Organization 


FarmHouse Fraternity
FarmHouse Fraternity is looking for new members to join a rich history of brotherhood.

Originator: Mason Kirby            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Student Organization 


European Studies Speaker: Women's Alliances in Britain's Early Empire
Please join the Program in European Studies and the Department of History for a talk given by Amanda Herbert of Christopher Newport University on Friday, September 26 at 4:00PM in Holden 38.

Originator: Abigail Swingen            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Lectures & Seminars 


LAST CHANCE!! Mediterranean Cruise with Dr. Nellis and his wife, Ruthie
TODAY'S the LAST DAY to BOOK and get the early booking savings, 2 for 1 fares and FREE airfare!!!

Join us for a 7-night luxury cruise in June 2015 going from Rome to Monte Carlo and everywhere in between!


Originator: Susan Bowen            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Library to host research poster workshop
The University Library will host a Poster Presentation Workshop Sept. 30.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Cite it Right Workshop set at Library
The Library will host a workshop from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30 in Library Instruction Lab 150.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Hispanic Mothers and Children Needed for Research Study!
Hispanic children (ages 10–12) and their biological mothers are invited to join in a research study to help us learn more about their thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. There will be a raffle to win one of 15 $25 American Express gift cards!

Originator: Paige Seegan            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Research 


¡Se necesitan las madres y los niños hispanos para un estudio de investigación!
Se invita a niños (edades 10-12) y a sus madres biológicas a participar en un estudio sobre sus pensamientos, sentimientos y comportamientos. ¡Habrá una rifa para ganar una de las 15 $25 tarjetas de regalo de American Express!

Originator: Paige Seegan            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Research 


Let TTU get you a Congressional or Legislative Internship
Apply for a congressional internship in Washington DC or Austin for the spring 2015 semester. Can't leave for a semester? Apply for a Lubbock congressional internship. Earn scholarships, course credit, real world experience, and excellent contacts!

Originator: Missi Barton            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Academic * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


"GIOVANNI BELLINI'S PIETÀ: STYLE AND SPIRIT"
Dr. Brian Steele, associate professor of art history, presents a talk on Bellini's "Pietà" on Thursday, October 9th at 6:00 PM in Art B-01.

Originator: Jose Arredondo            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Academic 


Neuroscience of Recovery from Alcoholism Research Study ($25 Compensation)
A research study is being conducted on individuals who previously drank at alcoholic levels. Participants must be between the ages of 18-65, with at least 1 month and up to 20 years of sobriety.

Originator: Spencer Bradshaw            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Research 


Research Study on Family Experience of Addiction Recovery ($25 Compensation)
A research study is being conducted on the recovery experiences of non-addicted family members of addicts who have previously received inpatient or outpatient treatment for their addiction.

Originator: Spencer Bradshaw            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Research 


Join Wish Makers on Campus TONIGHT!!!
Meeting tonight at 6pm in the Caprock room at the SUB. Free food and bring your $10 (a semester) dues!

Originator: Emily Shaver            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Student Organization 


Raider Awakening 51
Raider Awakening 51 takes place September 26th-28th. Join us for a faith filled weekend for college students, by college students. Sign up at raidercatholic.org. Come out and grow in your faith!

Originator: Zachary Carpenter            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Student Organization 


Dean of University Libraries Finalist Presentation to be held 9/25/14
You are cordially invited to attend the public lecture and presentation of Olivia Marie Madison to be held 9/25/14 at 3:30 p.m. at Texas Tech University Libraries, Room 309. Ms. Madison is a finalist for the Dean of University Libraries search.

Originator: Kimberly Wagner            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Academic 


College and Faculty Diversity Development Grants
The Division of Institutional Diversity, Equity & Community Engagement is currently accepting proposals for the $5,000 College Diversity Development Grant and the $2,000 Faculty Diversity Development Grant.

Originator: Avelina Padilla            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Academic * Departmental 


2014 TTU PMU WORKSHOP
Leaders in the energy industry will be speaking on campus to students. Excellent networking opportunity for business, engineering, and wind energy majors.

Originator: Michael Wilson            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Lectures & Seminars * Academic * Departmental 


Looking Be A Leader In An Organization?
CKI, a leadership service club, will be holding committee elections on Wednesday September 24 in the Human Science Room #174 at 8 PM

Originator: Michael Wilson            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Student Organization 


TAB Presents: Service Week - Tuesday 9/23!
Did you have fun at the Service Week events yesterday?? Didn't get a chance to sign up or stop by?? Guess what! It's not too late! Check out the Service Week events for today!

Originator: Madeline Walker            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 


Homecoming Event Application Reminder!
Tomorrow (Wednesday, September 24) is the final day to turn in Homecoming Event Applications!

Originator: Lisa Branson            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


TTU INTERNATIONAL FILM SERIES PRESENTS CHEECH MARIN'S COMEDY BORN IN EAST LA
On Oct. 2 at 8 p.m. the TTU International Film Series, in partnership with the Hispanic Scholarship Fund, presents Cheech Marin’s 1987 comedy "Born in East LA."

Originator: Daria Ivanova            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Lectures & Seminars 


Call for Papers & Proposals
The Women's Studies Program presents the Annual All-University Conference on the Advancement of Women in Higher Education, April 16-18, 2015.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Research * Academic * Departmental 


This Week's WORKSHOPS for GRAD STUDENTS!
Click the headline for this week's workshops, including publishing your research, finding a good research environment, & revising your thesis. Visit the Graduate School Calendar of Events for more: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/gradschool/Events/index.php

Originator: KIM Elmore            Posted On :   9/22/2014
Academic * Departmental 


VERBAL ABILITY AND TASTE PREFERENCES STUDY: FEMALE DRINKERS NEEDED
We are looking for female participants for a research study on verbal fluency and taste preferences. You may receive up to $25 for your participation

Originator: David Hancock            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Research 


Are you the first in your family to go to college?
FGC Conversations is an opportunity for first generation college (FGC) students to hear about the unique FGC issues that you may face from other FGC faculty, staff, and students.

Originator: Amy Huff            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Lectures & Seminars 


SEPTEMBER CHECK WITH TECH SCHOLASTIC CHESS TOURNAMENT
FIRST SCHOLASTIC TOURNAMENT OF THE YEAR!

Originator: Peggy Flores            Posted On :   9/22/2014
Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Mass on Campus
Join the Catholic Student Association for mass on campus every Wednesday in the basement of the administration building at 12:10 pm.

Originator: Deborah Albus            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Student Organization 


STEM-CORE Seminar Tomorrow: Encyclopedia of Earth
Join us for the 2014-15 STEM-CORE Seminar Series Kick-off as Dr. Mark McGinley leads an introduction to the Encyclopedia of Earth and its applications in informal science education.

Originator: Levi Johnson            Posted On :   9/22/2014
Lectures & Seminars * Academic * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Why does KATNISS Everdeen love PEETA?
TAB Presents: Ronald McDonald House Project Helping to Prepare and Serve Dinner
When Katniss was hungry he gave her bread! The real Hunger Games is going on in our own backyard. Help us prepare and serve food for those who often go without it.


Originator: Lauren Cruz            Posted On :   9/22/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 


"I want CANDY"!!!
TAB Presents: 6 Minutes of Service: Putting Together Treat Bags Benefitting Ronald McDonald House
Come join us as we make treat bags for those who go without food on a regular basis.


Originator: Lauren Cruz            Posted On :   9/22/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 


Does Lubbock Ever Seem Too Flat?
Come Backpacking in the White Mountains with Texas Tech's Outdoor Pursuits Center. Registration deadline is October 1st!

Originator: Michael Zuckerman            Posted On :   9/22/2014
Rec Sports Programming 


Tips and Feedback on your Thesis or Dissertation
Friday Thesis-Dissertation Peer Reviewing in the Graduate Student Center (basement of Administration Building). Bring writing you want to work on and listen to this week's speaker, University Writing Center Assistant Director, Elizabeth Bowen

Originator: Anastasia Coles            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Academic 


WOMEN'S STRENGTH TRAINING STUDY!
Women ages 18-35 yrs who haven't participated in a lower-body strength training program over the previous 6 months are needed. Subjects will be compensated $50. For more information, email kendra.olinghouse@ttu.edu

Originator: Kendra Olinghouse            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Research 


Hi-Tech Fashion Group Meeting 9/24/14
Come to the 2nd Hi-Tech Meeting of the semester!
Learn more about our organization and prepare for exciting events that this semester has in store!


Originator: Rachel Ruhman            Posted On :   9/23/2014
Student Organization