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State Employee Charitable Campaign (SECC)
The State Employee Charitable Campaign (SECC) runs from September 1st through October 31st and is a great way for faculty, staff and students to give back to our community.

Originator: David Abercia            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Departmental Events * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Journey to the Center of the Earth with the Outdoor Pursuits Center!
The OPC is offering two amazing weekend opportunities to explore the inside of New Mexico caves! Never been caving before? Not even sure what that means? Perfect! Click to learn about this classic and timeless adventure!

Originator: Elizabeth F Hash            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Rec Sports Programming 


Transfer students – looking for the PERFECT part-time job?
If so, apply to be a Transfer Ambassador! Transfer Ambassadors are student leaders who support transfer students before, during, and after Red Raider Orientation and act as peer guides for new and returning transfer students.

Originator: Megan Ohlmann            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Student Organization * Student Employment/Career Opportunities * Orientation 


OTC: #Ferguson, Media Reports, and Political Discourse
This discussion considers the ways particular genres in the #ferguson and #mikebrown case construct and shape arguments. Students and attendees will be invited to participate in the discussion with students.

Originator: Nathian Rodriguez            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Lectures & Seminars * Academic * Faculty/Staff Organization 


DODGEBALL TOURNAMENT!!
The Rec Center will be hosting a dodgeball tournament on November 7th!

Originator: Scott Layher            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Departmental * Rec Sports Programming 


The TTU IT Division is offering a new workshop - RAISING DIGITAL CITIZENS
This presentation provides an overview of today’s threats and suggestions for safely raising a new generation of citizens in a digital, online world.

Originator: IT Education            Posted On :   10/29/2014
IT Announcements * Lectures & Seminars * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Sigma Delta Pi - Free Spanish Tutoring for ALL
Sigma Delta Pi National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society offers free Spanish tutoring to all.

Originator: Spencer Key            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Organization 


Win Big today with Hospitality Services!
Hospitality Services is currently conducting a survey and we need your participation to assess our Food Service Operations around campus.

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


What Is It Really Like To Be A Law Student?
Find out at the TTU School of Law Fall Open House, Wednesday, November 12, 4:00-7:00 p.m.

Originator: Cheryn Livermore            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Academic 


Personal Finance Seminar-TOMORROW #TTUDAW14
Want to learn how to become a millionaire? You are invited to come and learn about basic personal finances that will help you on your way to budgeting your life accordingly so that you can learn to save, spend, and be happy.

Originator: Chancy Price            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Lectures & Seminars * Student Organization 


Chicanitas: From the Cheech Marin Collection at the School of Art
The Chicanitas exhibition features 65 works by 26 painters. The pieces, by established and emerging artists, come from Cheech Marin’s renowned private collection of Chicano art. Exhibit runs through December 13th.

Originator: Scotty Hensler            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


It All Starts With an Idea!
A college prep workshop hosted by the Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholar Chapter

Originator: Amber Luna            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Academic * Student Organization 


Research Park Topic of Nov. OVPR Discussion Series
The new Texas Tech Research Park building and the TECHCELERATOR program will be the subjects of the November OVPR Discussion Series.

Originator: Darby Sullivan            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Research 


5k Family Fun Run
Great workout, great cause, great price! The 5K Family Fun Run benefiting Family Counseling Services.

Originator: Ricky Sherfield            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Student Organization * Student Organization 


OLLI & Alumni Assoc. present "The Soundtrack of Our Youth" Nov 12 at 2-3:30pm
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) & Alumni Assoc. present "The Soundtrack of Our Youth" November 12 at 2-3:30pm. Instructor Larry Hess, M.M., retired Lubbock ISD educator.

Originator: Emma Carrasco            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Academic * Departmental 


STEM-CORE Seminar: The Role of Engineering in the Elementary Classroom
Join us at 11am on Friday, November 7, as Dr. Michelle Pantoya leads our next session: Research on the Role of Engineering in the Elementary Classroom

Originator: Levi Johnson            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Lectures & Seminars * Academic * Faculty/Staff Organization 


What can I do with a Minor in Women’s Studies at TTU?
Whether students are choosing to go into fields of study such as Business, Medicine, Law or Public Relations, courses in women’s studies provide critical professional development.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Research * Academic * Departmental 


Vampire Bats "The Secret Lives of Real Vampires"
Join us at the Museum of Texas Tech University for a FREE Kid-Friendly public lecture presented by Gerry Carter, a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Maryland.

Originator: Tobin Brannan            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Lectures & Seminars 


STRESSED, FRUSTRATED, OVERWHELMED, or STRUGGLING?
There is a resource on campus for you!

Originator: Patrick Bohn            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Academic 


Is Your Dream Career to be a Leader in Society and an Agent of Change?
The Truman Scholarship helps pay for graduate school in law, public administration, public health, social work, education, public policy, international affairs, and others. Open to juniors (U.S citizens). Interested? Contact me before DECEMBER 5.

Originator: Lynne Fallwell            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Academic * Departmental 


OLMEC SCULPTURE AS SYMBOLIC CONTAINER OF KNOWLEDGE
Dr. Carolyn Tate, Professor of Art History, presents a lecture entitled, "Symbolic Landscape As A Container of Knowledge" focusing on Mesoamerican communication systems, Tuesday, November 11th at 5:30 PM in Art B-01

Originator: Jose Arredondo            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Lectures & Seminars * Academic 


Do You Know About. . . Mobile App Security
Cyber criminals are exploiting the rising demand for mobile apps by creating apps that contain malware.

Originator: IT Education            Posted On :   10/29/2014
IT Announcements 


Animal Science Tutors! - Spring 2015
What is one of the best on campus jobs you can have to strengthen your subject knowledge while also developing the skills you'll need in your future career or education? Tutoring, of course!

Originator: Brandi Schreiber            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Geoscience & Geology Tutors! - Spring 2015
Teaching others what you know is a great way to strengthen your understanding. Become an expert in your field by tutoring with the TECHniques Center next semester!

Originator: Brandi Schreiber            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


INTERNATIONAL FILM SERIES PRESENTS A SPECIAL HALLOWEEN SCREENING OF CRONOS
Tomorrow at 8:00 p.m. the International Film Series will present a special Halloween screening of "Cronos."



Originator: Daria Ivanova            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Lectures & Seminars 


TTUHSC Surplus Sale - All items $3 or less (plus sales tax)
TTUHSC Surplus Spooktacular Sale open to TTU, TTUHSC, and the general public. Oct 30-31, 2014. Sale hours are 8:00am - noon and 1:00pm - 5:00pm. TTUHSC West Basement.

Originator: Arthur Pare            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Academic * Departmental * Non Computing Equipment 


The Vagina Monologues Play: Organizers Needed
Were you in the show last year? Want to be a part of it again this year? Join Tech FMLA to promote awareness & a pro-active organizing initiative to end violence against women & girls.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Academic * Faculty/Staff Organization * Student Organization 


Attention All University Faculty
Want to be more involved with the Women's Studies Program? Do you teach, research and/or service the University in areas related to Women's and Gender Studies? Join our affiliated faculty list today!

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


NBC LEARN Higher Ed Information Sessions
Faculty are invited to join us for any of the sessions listed above with representatives from NBC Learn on Monday, November 10th in Room 151 at the Teaching, Learning, and Professional Development Center.

Originator: Kimberly Leigh            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Academic * Departmental * Teaching, Learning & Professional Development Center 


Cybersecurity for Critical Infrastructure Certificate Program
The Cybersecurity for Critical Infrastructure Certificate Program is a 15-hour interdisciplinary curriculum that brings together the computing, engineering, and legal aspects of cybersecurity, specifically for protection of critical infrastructure.

Originator: Susan Urban            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Academic 


Interdisciplinary Courses on Cybersecurity for Spring 2015
The Industrial Engineering Department is offering two interdisciplinary courses in Spring 2015 as part of the Cybersecurity for Critical Infrastructure Certificate Program.

Originator: Susan Urban            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Academic 


IE 4380/5380 Information Systems Engineering
Is data management and information systems technology relevant to your role as an engineer or scientist? If so, then check out this course for Spring 2015.

Originator: Susan Urban            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Academic 


FIFA 15 Tournament
Engineers for a Sustainable World will be hosting a FIFA 15 tournament on Xbox One, Saturday, November 8th. We are looking for Texas Tech's best to fill out the 16 player bracket. Entry is $15. 1st place will receive $100 cash.

Originator: Christian Kirk            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Student Organization 


Students, Faculty, & Staff- Bring your Kids to Tech or Treat in the SUB TODAY!
Looking for a safe alternative to trick or treating this Halloween? Bring your kids to Tech or Treat in the Student Union Building on October 29th from 6-8pm for games, prizes & special appearances! Costume Parade at 5:45 in the Band Parking Lot.

Originator: Kimberly Simon Akins            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental 


Interested in Forensic Psychology? Participate in research!!
This study is designed to look at the risk of a criminal defendant for future violence.

Originator: Camden Hoeffner            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Research * Academic * Departmental 


Wind Energy Student Association Meeting TODAY!
Interested in Wind Energy? WESA is meeting today at 3:30PM in room 120 of Experimental Sciences. Come learn about the exciting things we have planned for the rest of the semester!


Originator: Denton Shaw            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Student Organization 


Attend Engineers for a Sustainable World General Meeting
Thursday, October 30th, from 7-8pm in the Soapsuds Room of the SUB

Originator: Rustam Khoudaiberdiev            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Student Organization 


Extra Practice and Extra Credit in Spanish
Each week the Spanish program is offering opportunities for students of all levels to practice their conversational skills while earning extra credit for their Spanish classes.

Originator: Gabriel Pena            Posted On :   10/28/2014
Academic 


Miss Black & Gold 2015 Scholarship Pageant Informational
Miss Black & Gold is finally back! A scholarship pageant in which young women showcase their talent in search of being Texas Tech's Miss Black & Gold. Come Wednesday night and learn more.

Originator: Yonas Tekea            Posted On :   10/28/2014
Student Organization 


American Apparel Tech Law hooded sweatshirts for sale! Click HERE to buy now!
On sale now: plush, warm Texas Tech School of Law hoodies by American Apparel. These high-quality sweatshirts feature the official Tech Double-T logo. Don't settle for cheap imitations! Makes a great gift for friends, alumni, and future law students!

Originator: Richard Keeton            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Student Organization 


2014 McDonald-Mehta Lecture Series presents Dr. Jason Jonkman (NREL)
The National Wind Institute presents a lecture by Dr. Jason Jonkman (NREL) on Wed. Oct. 29 at 3:30p in CE 209. Lecture title: Design and Modeling Challenges for Floating Offshore Wind Turbines."

Originator: Elizabeth Paulk            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Lectures & Seminars 


MailTech Can Handle Your Bulk Mail Postage
MailTech Can Handle Your Bulk Mail Postage

Originator: Scott Holland            Posted On :   10/28/2014
Departmental 


PARTICIPANTS NEEDED FOR CHILD DEVELOPMENT STUDY $60
Researchers at Texas Tech are seeking mothers and children to participant in a research study about children's development and individual differences! Participants will be paid $60

Originator: ISH Noriega            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Research 


Study Abroad in Spain this Summer!
Fulfill your Creative Arts core requirement while experiencing the Music of Spain at the Texas Tech University Center in Seville, Spain. MUHL 1308--Music of Spain will be offered during Summer 2—tentative dates are June 26th- July 31st.


Originator: Eric Fried            Posted On :   10/28/2014
Academic 


Texas Tech Volleyball Halloween Game!
Texas Tech Volleyball will be hosting the Baylor Bears for a Halloween themed game.

Originator: Nathan Gonzalez            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Athletics 


TOSM Datacenter Downtime Scheduled for Sunday Nov 2 between 6:00PM and 8:00PM
TOSM Datacenter Downtime Scheduled for Sunday Nov 2 between 6:00PM and 8:00PM

Originator: John Geesling            Posted On :   10/28/2014
IT Announcements 


Earn $$$ for your Student Group
Is your student group looking to raise money for your Student Organization? Top Tier Catering at Texas Tech University has opportunities for student to raise money for their registered student groups by working at catering events.

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   10/29/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 


OLLI & Alumni Assoc. present "Living & Science in Alaska" Nov 11 at 5:30-7pm
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute & Alumni Assoc. present "Living & Science in Alaska" Nov 11 at 5:30pm. Instructor Dr. Matt Olson, associate professor of plant population genomics & bioinformatics in the Department of Biological Sciences at TTU.

Originator: Emma Carrasco            Posted On :   10/28/2014
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


APPLY FOR A FUN ON-CAMPUS JOB RECRUITING PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS!
The Office of Undergraduate Admissions is hiring part-time staff members to work for the 2015-2016 academic school year with a tentative start date in late January.

Originator: Johnny Hernandez            Posted On :   10/28/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Concert House Concerts presents "An Evening of Irish Traditional Music"
Come enjoy "An Evening of Irish Traditional Music" with Landes, Flanagan and Milton on Saturday, November 1st at 8:00 pm at J&B Coffee.

Originator: Candice Holley            Posted On :   10/28/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


Microsoft Educational Session on November 5th, 2014
The TTU IT Division welcomes Microsoft to campus November 5th for their fall educational session.

Originator: IT Events            Posted On :   10/29/2014
IT Announcements