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Secure Enhancements to eRaider Account Management
To provide a higher level of security and protection of eRaider account credentials, account holders now provide an alternate form of contact information. This will be used to recover your eRaider account should you forget your password.

Originator: IT Help Central            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Employee Announcements * Student Announcements 


Do You Know About … Proper/Acceptable Use of TTU Information Resources
Use of TTU information resources must adhere to the Acceptable Use Policy.

Originator: TTU Office of the CIO            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Employee Announcements * Student Announcements 


Alpha Phi Alpha Welcome BBQ
The men of Alpha Phi Alpha would like to invite any and everyone to enjoy FREE food, FREE music, and a chance to get connected Early. FRESHMAN and TRANSFERS come and enjoy!

Originator: RaShawd Soloman            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Student Organization 


Want to help us know more about test anxiety? Participate in research about it!
We are looking for students to participate in a research study regarding test anxiety.
https://educttu.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_efGLTcAOD5jpZaJ


Originator: Feiya Xiao            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Research 


Get paid to go on vacation and earn a chance to win a $100 VISA gift card!
Dr. Jamie Cooper in the Department of Nutritional Sciences, is recruiting adult men and women (ages 18-65) who are taking a 1-3 week vacation to participate in a research study looking at the effects of vacation on health measures.


Originator: Theresa Tokar            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Research 


Are you concerned about your drug or alcohol use?
Need a safe and confidential place to get feedback about your drug or alcohol use?

Originator: Misty Ramon            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Departmental 


Attention Orgs Funded by Student Government
If your organization receives funding from SGA you will no longer be emailed a quarterly financial statement. The balances are now on the SGA website.


Originator: Katherine Taylor            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic * Student Organization 


Win a TTU Scholarship for your Holiday Design
The Office of the President is looking for the next design of the official Texas Tech University Holiday Card and Holiday Open House invite. Submit your design for a chance to win a $500 or $1,000 scholarship!

Originator: sarahelise Wilson            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Academic * Departmental 


Beat the heat at Sam's Place at Murray!
Sam’s Place at Murray is keeping you cool this summer and serving up a variety of treats to help you beat the heat! Come by and cool off with a f'real milkshakes, smoothies or frozen cappuccino!

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


August Leadership Training for Managers/Supervisors
The Leadership Series is designed to support leader success at Texas Tech.
We provide information, resources, and expertise to meet the challenges of leading a team in a rapidly growing, academically challenging, research focused university.


Originator: Elvia Cazares            Posted On :   7/29/2014
HR Talent Development 


Graduate Online Elective in Environmental Sustainability
Environmental Sustainability is being offered Fall 2014 as an online elective for graduate students across all related fields.

Originator: Deborah Carr            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic 


TTU Research is on Facebook and Twitter!
We want to keep you updated on the latest research news, events and accomplishments at Texas Tech through Facebook and Twitter.

Originator: Darby Sullivan            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Research 


Red Bag Alert for Techsan Experience
Keep an eye out for red Visitors Center bags as the Office of Undergraduate Admissions hosts another Techsan Experience on Friday, July 25, 2014.

Originator: Gabriel Jimenez            Posted On :   7/25/2014
Academic 


ATTN: Organizations funded by Student Government - FY14 Deadline approaching!!
There is less than one month left to use your FY14 funding. All receipts and paperwork for this fiscal year (September 2013 through August 2014) are due to SGA no later than August 8, 2014.

Originator: Katherine Taylor            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic * Student Organization 


New course – Geog 5310: Political Ecology - The Politics of Urban Environments
New Course this Fall. Seminar on the politics of urban environments.

Originator: Cynthia Sorrensen            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Academic 


Texas Tech Advisors’ Forum- 2014-2015 Call for Proposals
Academic advising is critical to student success, retention and matriculation.

Originator: Kimberly Leigh            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Academic * Departmental * Teaching, Learning & Professional Development Center 


BEHAVIORS, ALCOHOL, AND RELATIONSHIPS (BAR) STUDY - EARN UP TO $75
Dr. Andrew Littlefield is looking for participants for a research study on the personal and environmental factors that relate to drinking and sexual behaviors in young adulthood.


Originator: Alexis Schaar            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Research 


SBA OPPORTUNITIES
FREE WORKSHOP! Do you want to start your own small business? The SBA will teach you all about the various requirements for obtaining an SBA loan. Sponsored by The Small Business Development Center.

Originator: ELAINE Melot            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Small Business Development Center 


STARTING YOUR OWN BUSINESS WORKSHOP SERIES
ARE YOU AN ENTREPRENEUR? DO YOU WANT TO START A NEW BUSINESS? This workshop will teach you how to get started. A four part series workshop. Sponsored by the TTU SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER.

Originator: ELAINE Melot            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Small Business Development Center 


Human Resource Development Tutors Needed for Fall 2014!
Put your HRDV skills to use and join a great tutoring team in the TECHniques Center this fall!

Originator: Brandi Schreiber            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


The Learning Center is hiring!
The Learning Center is hiring for Fall 2014.

Originator: Patrick Bohn            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


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 :   7/29/2014
Research 


Winning Posters will receive $200-$400!!!
Texas Tech University with Air and Waste Management Association invite you to submit an abstract for your poster presentation to the Fracturing Impacts and Technologies Conference. Deadline is August 1, 2014

Originator: Mrunali Patil            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Lectures & Seminars * Academic 


Animal Care and Use Generic Training for Fall Semester
Attention all animal handlers that have not attended ACUC Generic Training!!!

Originator: Karin Fritz            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Research * Academic 


JULY/AUGUST 2014 PAYROLL SERVICES NEWSLETTER
Payroll Services Newsletter is now available with new newsletters coming every two months. Find current news and tips from Payroll Services.



Originator: Phyllis Taylor            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Fall Course
What connects Darwin and Victorians to film and computers?
Answer: English 3308 Victorian Transformations—take the course and find out more (Fall T/Th: 11-12:20 OR 2-3:20 pm)



Originator: Alison Rukavina            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Research * Academic 


Computer Science Tutors Needed for Fall 2014
Are you looking for a positive, unique, on-campus job that also helps you develop your skills working with a variety of people? Consider being a tutor with the TECHniques Center!

Originator: Brandi Schreiber            Posted On :   7/25/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Restaurant, Hotel, and Institutional Management Tutors Needed for Fall 2014!
Do you like to help others in a meaningful way? Would you like to develop a great resume item? Consider being a TECHniques Center tutor!

Originator: Brandi Schreiber            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Upper Level Marketing Tutors Needed for Fall 2014!
Put your marketing skills to use and join a great tutoring team in the TECHniques Center!

Originator: Brandi Schreiber            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


OLLI & Alumni Assoc. present "2014 OLLI Fall Kick-Off" August 21 at 5:30pm
OLLI & Alumni Assoc. present "2014 OLLI Fall Kick-Off" August 21 from 5:30-7pm at McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center. Fee $8 per person. To enroll call 806.742.6554 or visit www.olli-ttaa.org

Originator: Emma Carrasco            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Do You Love Your Student Org?
Make sure your Student Organization is registered for 2014-2015 by Aug. 25th or it will be disabled!
http://ttu.orgsync.com/Registration


Originator: Annie Willis            Posted On :   7/25/2014
Student Organization 


Follow The Women's Studies Program on Social Media
Join our Facebook page, and follow our Twitter posts to receive the latest information about upcoming classes, social meetings, campus events, scholarships, call for proposals and the much more! http://techannounce.ttu.edu/DatePicker/button.gif

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic * Faculty/Staff Organization * Student Organization 


WS 4399 Seminar Offered (Fall 2014)
Probe your chosen career path. Ponder depictions of knowledge from several perspectives. Connect media in many disciplines to your lived experiences. Enhance your global competencies while increasing your analytical and critical thinking skills.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student 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 :   7/29/2014
Research * Academic * Departmental 


PAID PARTICIPATION
Texas Tech Department of Industrial Engineering is currently looking for university students to participate in an experimental game developed to gain an understanding in human economic behavior.

Originator: Leonidas Javier Guadalupe Herrera            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Research * Academic 


Agribusiness Tutors Needed - Fall 2014
The TECHniques Center on-campus tutoring positions are unlike any other job you'll have. Join a great team of tutors this semester!

Originator: Brandi Schreiber            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


International Economics Tutors Needed - Fall 2014
Are you looking for a positive, fun, flexible, and on-campus job that lets you share your skills with others? Check out the TECHniques Center's tutoring positions!

Originator: Brandi Schreiber            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Poster Session for NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates Site Program
On August 5, undergraduate students showcase their computing research on topics such as big data, software engineering, cybersecurity, and cloud computing.

Originator: Susan Urban            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Research * Academic 


Education Majors! Gain experience with children while earning a scholarship!
Read Stories, play games and change the life of a child while receiving a scholarship!

Originator: DAWN Burke            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic * Student Organization 


Fall 2014 Graduate Course PUAD 5342 - City Management
This class focuses on institutional, planning and management issues for American municipalities.

Originator: Irasema Ibarra            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Fall 2014 Graduate Course PUAD 5364 - Comparative Effectiveness & QI Systems
If you are interested in the differences between the US healthcare systems and other country’s healthcare systems then PUAD 5364 is the course for you.

Originator: Irasema Ibarra            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic * Departmental 


FALL COURSE in Social Basis for Behavior
EPSY 6349 is an advanced course in human social and personality development. Broad topics and present research applications are covered.

Originator: Mohja Jerbi            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Female cigarette smokers needed: Smoking status, mood, and communication study
We are looking for female cigarette smokers to participate in a research study examining the effects of smoking and mood on communication. You can earn up to $40 for participating in the study.

Originator: Brandon L King            Posted On :   7/24/2014
Research * Research 


$10 for Participation in Study
Please take part in a 30-60 minute study on positive and negative events. Participants receive $10. Individuals must have been in a romantic relationship for 6 months or more to participate. For more information, email texastechstudy2014@gmail.com.

Originator: Cary Oldham            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Research 


Communication Studies Tutors Needed - Fall 2014
Are you looking for a positive, fun, flexible, and on-campus job that lets you share your skills with others? Check out the TECHniques Center's tutoring positions!

Originator: Brandi Schreiber            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


New Graduate Course: Transposable Elements
A new graduate course detailing the biology of transposable elements (aka selfish DNAs or genomic parasites) is being offered during the Fall 2014 semester.

Originator: David Ray            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Student Disability Services is offering RaiderReady courses
SDS is offering RaiderReady courses for freshman with disabilities. These courses will address the challenges of each students' different disability area. To learn more visit our blog www.ttusds.com.

Originator: Chancy Price            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Want to enrich the lives of kids? New course in Developing Youth Programs
HUSC 4308 - CRN# 34480 | offered FALL 2014 | Developing & Evaluating Youth Programs | Dr. Sara Dodd | MWF 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm | Room 220 Human Sciences

Originator: Sara Dodd            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Academic 


How do our brains react to pictures of the food we eat?
How do our brains store and use images of meals we have recently eaten and recorded? Help us answer this question by participating in a new fMRI study, and be paid for your time!

Originator: Sara Dodd            Posted On :   7/25/2014
Research 


Howl, Yawp, or just plain Write. But do it well.
Need a Junior Level Intensive Writing Course? English 3351 Poetry: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2pm

Originator: John Poch            Posted On :   7/23/2014
Academic 


University Faculty Ombudsman
TTU accepting applications for a University Faculty Ombudsperson

Originator: Patty Gisch            Posted On :   7/24/2014
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Most Library electronic resources unavailable July 31
Electronic resources (databases and e-journals) will be unavailable for both on and off-campus users on Thursday, July 31 during migration to a different service.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Organization 


Transition & Engagement is on Facebook & Twitter!
Go follow Transition & Engagement for updates and information about events such as Transfer Connection, Raider Welcome, First Year Experience, Red Raider Camp, Red Raider Orientation...

Originator: Heather Wilson            Posted On :   7/25/2014
Departmental 


University ID Card Lost, Stolen, or Damaged?
New Information Effective September 1, 2014. Click above for details.

Originator: Rodrick Thomas            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Graduate level course offered in Fall 2014: PUAD 5352, Public Policy Analysis
This course introduces various tools, techniques and methods for analyzing public policies, examines policy choices, given resource and other constrains.

Originator: Irasema Ibarra            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Tutors Wanted for Fall 2014
We are hiring tutors for Fall 2014. If you enjoy helping students reach their academic potential, then this is the job for you! Undergraduate students, Graduate students, Ph.D. candidates, and Law students are welcome to apply.

Originator: Brooklyn Moore            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Academic Coaches Needed
We are hiring academic coaches for Fall. If you enjoy helping people reach their academic potential, then this is the job for you! Undergraduate students, Graduate students, Ph.D. candidates, and Law students are welcome to apply.

Originator: Brooklyn Moore            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


THE PSYCHOLOGY OF ART: Graduate Seminar, Fall 2014
PSYCHOLOGY OF ART Grad Seminar, Fall 2014."Aesthetic science:"Interdisciplinary theory and empirical research on producing, evaluating, & experiencing art from philosophical, psychological, and neuroscience perspectives. Open to all majors.

Originator: Philip Marshall            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic 


Fall 2014 VPA courses: Musics of the African Diaspora
COURSE: MUHL4300-003/MUHL5320-001: MUSICS OF THE AFRICAN DIASPORA

Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


Community Garden & Water Conservation-FREE FOOD
We will be having our garden meeting Aug. 5th @ 7pm, 2005 Ave T. with a special guest speaker talking about the Ogallala Aquifer, water conservation, and how even YOU can make a difference. Food will be provided. Open to all!!

Originator: Elizabeth Roesler            Posted On :   7/25/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Lectures & Seminars * Student Organization 


Tutors Needed
Do you enjoy making a difference in the lives of others? Is so, Generation TX is looking for you to be a tutor and mentor for some very deserving students. Must be work study eligible. For more information please contact Wendi Weitman.

Originator: Wendi Weitman            Posted On :   7/25/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Fall 2014 Core Requirement opportunities in CMLL
There are several interesting courses in the CMLL department that will satisfy Core Curriculum requirements

Originator: LIZ Hildebrand            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Academic 


IT ALERT: EMAIL AND INTERNET SCAMS RELATED TO WORLD EVENTS
Internet criminals often exploit highly publicized world events, in the form of spam and phishing emails and malicious web links.

Originator: IT Help Central            Posted On :   7/29/2014
IT Announcements 


Fall Course: HIST-4305
Interested in the Rise of Modern America? What about films or graphic novels? Take HIST-4305-001 in Fall 2014 if you'd like to explore the development of the modern United States after the Civil War and Reconstruction (TR 2-3:20 PM).

Originator: Richard Driver            Posted On :   7/25/2014
Academic 


Mediterranean Cruise with Dr. Nellis and his wife, Ruthie
Join us for a 7-night luxury cruise in June 2015 going from Rome to Monte Carlo and everywhere in between! Early booking savings, 2 for 1 fares and free airfare!

Originator: Susan Bowen            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Law Enforcement Training Exercises
Texas Tech Police Department and Lubbock Police Department will participate in training exercises at Jones AT&T Stadium on Sunday, August 3, 2014.

Originator: Texas Tech Police Department            Posted On :   7/29/2014
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 :   7/28/2014
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 :   7/28/2014
Research 


Faculty/Staff Move-in Volunteers!
Volunteer to welcome our students as they move into their residence hall on August 16th or August 17th.

Originator: Shelby Vinson            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Departmental 


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

Originator: Scott Holland            Posted On :   7/28/2014
Departmental 


CHILD DEVELOPMENT STUDY -$20
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 $20.

Originator: ISH Noriega            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Research 


Students Need Money, and We Need Students!
Are you a student? Love extra money? Do you need on-job experience? Then join our team at Transportation and Parking Services!

Originator: Stacy Moncibaiz            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Be a Part of Game Day, and Earn Extra Money!
Greet fans as they arrive for the game as a part of Transportation and Parking Services' Event Parking Management Team! Tech students and employees are welcome to apply.

Originator: Stacy Moncibaiz            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


IT Division Bulletin
The TTU Information Technology Division invites you review our latest educational bulletin.

Originator: IT Education            Posted On :   7/28/2014
IT Announcements 


TEXAS TECH LOCKER ROOM NOW HIRING
TEXAS TECH LOCKER ROOM NOW HIRING


Originator: Chris Tice            Posted On :   7/29/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities