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Main Street Road Delays
Beginning Wednesday, July 23rd Main Street (between Flint and Indiana) will undergo road repairs. Please expect delays and possible detours if traveling anytime between 6:00 PM-10:00 PM.

Originator: Bailey Bryan            Posted On :   7/23/2014
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


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 :   7/22/2014
Research 


Student Health Services is on Facebook!
“Like” our page for quick access to a map and the latest information on Student Health, health and wellness news, and campus events!

Originator: Misty Ramon            Posted On :   7/22/2014
Departmental 


Are you interested in the science behind a glass of wine?
Enroll in PSS 1311 The Science of Wine to learn the science of wine and career opportunities.

Originator: Christina Chadwell            Posted On :   7/22/2014
Academic 


RECEIVE $60: PREGNANT MOTHERS OF TODDLERS NEEDED FOR RESEARCH STUDY
Pregnant mothers who have a child under 4 years old are needed for a study on child reactions to a sibling’s birth. You will receive $60 for completing 2 visits. For information contact Dr. Sybil Hart: BigSibStudy@gmail.com or (806) 834-2369

Originator: Jennifer Harris            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Research 


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 :   7/22/2014
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 :   7/22/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Academic * Departmental 


New Breakfast Bowls & Breakfast Quesadillas at Sam's Place at the SUB
Check out the new breakfast bowls and breakfast quesadillas served at Sam's Place at the Student Union from 8am to 10am!

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


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 :   7/22/2014
Research 


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 :   7/22/2014
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 :   7/22/2014
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 :   7/21/2014
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 18, 2014.

Originator: Gabriel Jimenez            Posted On :   7/18/2014
Academic 


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 :   7/22/2014
Research 


How to Get Your Manuscript Published
The “How to Get Your Manuscript Published” workshop will provide attendees with the knowledge of how to write an author biography, query letter to an agent or publishing house and where to market your writing.

Originator: Christine Granados            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Academic 


TTU INTERNAL FULBRIGHT APPLICATION DEADLINE (2015-2016) is SEPT. 14, 2014
Fulbright funds up to an academic year for Graduate Students and Undergraduate Seniors looking to teach English or conduct research abroad (must be U.S. citizen).

For more information: http://us.fulbrightonline.org/


Originator: Lynne Fallwell            Posted On :   7/22/2014
Lectures & Seminars * 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 :   7/22/2014
Student Organization 


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

Originator: Cynthia Sorrensen            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Academic 


WS 5340 Sexuality in Literature - Open to All Graduate Students
Are our bodies texts upon which we can write sexuality? Are the sexed beings of texts possible in reality or only in imagination?

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   7/22/2014
Research * Academic * Student Organization 


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

Originator: Kimberly Leigh            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Academic * Departmental * Teaching, Learning & Professional Development Center 


EH&S Assistant Vice President Candidate Roe to Visit Campus
Matthew Roe, one of the four finalists for the newly created assistant vice president for environmental health and safety, will visit the Texas Tech campus on July 24.

Originator: Darby Sullivan            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Lectures & Seminars 


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 :   7/22/2014
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 :   7/21/2014
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 :   7/21/2014
Small Business Development Center 


Landscape Architecture 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 :   7/18/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


The Learning Center-Summer Hours
FREE tutoring this Summer!!!

Originator: Patrick Bohn            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Academic 


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

Originator: Patrick Bohn            Posted On :   7/22/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Winning Posters will Receive $200-$500!!!
Texas Tech University with Air and Waste Management Association invites students to submit an abstract for poster presentation to the Fracturing Impacts and Technologies Conference. Deadline is August 1, 2014

Originator: Mrunali Patil            Posted On :   7/22/2014
Academic 


Women's Equality Day "Tweetchat"
What is Women's Equality Day all about? Join us for our #WED2014 twitter conversation to find out more.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   7/22/2014
Research * Academic * Departmental 


Research Study on Former Alcoholics ($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 no less than 1 month and no more than 20 years of sobriety.

Originator: Samantha Curtis            Posted On :   7/22/2014
Research 


Tutors Needed
The Tech Transfer Acceleration Program (TTAP) is looking for enthusiastic tutors to work with first year college students.

Originator: Mary Norman            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


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 :   7/21/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Global Perspectives Film Series featuring True Whispers
The TTUHSC Office of Global Health (OGH) invites you to spend your lunch hour with us. Come view one of the many extraordinary DVDs from our library.

Originator: Kristin Mauldin            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


Agricultural and Applied Economics Tutors Needed - Fall 2014
The TECHniques Center is now recruiting applicants for our Fall 2014 tutor positions. Apply today!

Originator: Brandi Schreiber            Posted On :   7/18/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Finance Tutors Needed - Fall 2014
Interested in a convenient, on-campus job with great perks and paid training? Apply with the TECHniques Center to be a Finance tutor!

Originator: Brandi Schreiber            Posted On :   7/22/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Retail 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 :   7/22/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Geology 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 :   7/21/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Apply to be a Residential Tutor!
Residential Tutors are needed for the academic year of 2014-2015!

Originator: Emily Richardson            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Natural Resources Management Tutors Needed - Fall 2014
The TECHniques Center is schedulinh interviews for our Fall 2014 positions, and we want NRM majors to apply!

Originator: Brandi Schreiber            Posted On :   7/22/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


$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 :   7/22/2014
Research 


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

Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   7/18/2014
Lectures & Seminars 


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 :   7/18/2014
Research * Academic 


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 :   7/22/2014
Academic * Departmental 


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 :   7/22/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Attention International Students! Enter "My Hometown" photo contest at the ICC!
This photo competition is open to international students studying at Texas Tech University. The deadline for submissions is August 12, 2014.

Originator: Jane Bell            Posted On :   7/18/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 


International Business 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 :   7/21/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Register now for the Scholar's Retreat!
Need motivation to finish your dissertation or thesis? GSAC's Scholar's Retreat is the answer! We provide focused writing time & writing consultants from 6-9 PM online every weekday during the week of July 28th. Click headline for important details.

Originator: KIM Elmore            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Lectures & Seminars * Student Organization 


The Graduate Student Advisory Council is on Facebook & Twitter!
Please like us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/ttugsac/info) and follow us on Twitter (https://twitter.com/TTUGSAC) for GSAC, campus, local, and national news & information relevant to graduate students at Texas Tech.

Originator: KIM Elmore            Posted On :   7/22/2014
Academic * Student Organization 


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 :   7/17/2014
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Sports Training Sessions *Admission free*
11-13 yrs. or older. Improve Sports Performance, Speed, Agility, Strength, Vertical Jump Height. Monday - Thursday July 14-31 12:00pm-1:00pm Contact micheal-luera@ttu.edu or 806-559-7340

Originator: Donna Torres            Posted On :   7/18/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Mesquite Firewood Now Available at the Landmark
Locally harvested, mesquite firewood is now available at the Lubbock Lake Landmark.

Originator: Deborah Bigness            Posted On :   7/18/2014
Departmental 


Interested in film or U.S. foreign relations?
A new history course, U.S. Foreign Relations through Film (HIST 4310), has opened up for the fall 2014.

Originator: Brittany Moses            Posted On :   7/17/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Geographic Information Science and Technology (GIST) 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 :   7/22/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


INTRAMURAL FOOTBALL IS COMING UP!
Who's ready for Fall Intramural Football to start back up!? We have a great season ahead!! Sign-ups begin in Room 203 of the Rec Center on September 2nd through the 8th!

Originator: Scott Layher            Posted On :   7/19/2014
Departmental * Rec Sports Programming 


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 :   7/17/2014
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 :   7/17/2014
Research 


Alexander Lin, Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School Speaking at TTUHSC
Join us for a talk entitled, “The Virtual Biopsy: Clinical Applications of Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy” to be presented by Dr. Alexander Lin, Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, July 28.

Originator: WENDOLI L Flores            Posted On :   7/18/2014
Lectures & Seminars 


2014 West Texas Assessment Conference- Registration Open!
The 2014 WTAC will be held on October 22, 2014 at the Overton Hotel & Conference Center. Early Bird Registration is $55 for faculty and staff, and $25 for graduate students. Register today!

Originator: Katie Randolph            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Lectures & Seminars * Academic * Faculty/Staff Organization 


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 :   7/21/2014
Academic * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Summer Longboarding
Stuck in Lubbock for the summer? Check out the Longboarding club!

Originator: Bradley Walls            Posted On :   7/20/2014
Student Organization 


WWE Live - August 2 - United Supermarkets Arena
The WWE LIVE “SummerSlam Heatwave Tour” returns to Lubbock Saturday, August 2nd at 7:30pm. Tickets on sale now.

Originator: Cindy Harper            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


Hispanic Diabetics: $50 for Participating in a Communication Research Study
A handful of spots remain! Adult Hispanic and Latino diabetics are invited to participate in a focus group research study on health messages. The study takes place on the TTU campus. Participants will receive $50 cash.

Originator: Elizabeth Gardner            Posted On :   7/22/2014
Research * Academic 


New Course: EPSY 6349 The Social Basis for Behavior
A graduate course that studies several topics in research and analysis in educational psychology (May be repeated for credit).


Originator: Mohja Jerbi            Posted On :   7/22/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Paid Research Participants Needed for fMRI Study
The CAPROCK Lab in the Department of Psychology at Texas Tech seeks participants for an in-person study on how people categorize objects and make judgments about category members.

Originator: d Paniukov            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Research 


FREE Public Lecture by Samia Slimani, Head of Legal Affairs Department for ICOM
You are warmly invited to a free public lecture by Ms. Samia Slimani, Head of Legal Affairs Department for the International Council of Museums (ICOM) at the ICOM Secretariat in Paris, France.

Originator: Kenna Brannan            Posted On :   7/22/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Lectures & Seminars 


RE: New Graduate Seminar on Stereotyping and Prejudice - Fall 2014
Why do human beings stereotype others and how does this lead to prejudice? This course will introduce concepts and theories pertinent to the study of stereotyping and prejudice, with a secondary goal of implications for combating prejudice.

Originator: Amelia Littlefield            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Academic * Departmental 


November/December 2014 Texas Techsan magazine copy deadline
The November/December 2014 Texas Techsan magazine copy deadline is Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The Texas Techsan is the official alumni publication for Texas Tech University. Please send your campus and alumni news to jennifer.ritz@ttu.edu

Originator: Jennifer Ritz            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Departmental 


COWamongus! is Hiring
COWamongus is Hiring Student Assistants

Originator: Adrian Rodriguez            Posted On :   7/22/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Want to help a student succeed?
Join other faculty members, staff members, and graduate students who are assisting students in their transition to the university through the Lauro Cavazos & Ophelia Powell-Malone Mentoring Program, (Mentor Tech).

Originator: Marissa Bell            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Academic * Departmental * Orientation 


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 2014-2015 academic school year with a tentative start date in early September.

Originator: Lauryn Arnhart            Posted On :   7/21/2014
Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities