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Heartbleed Vulnerability: How to Protect Yourself
The TTU IT Division provides additional information and recommendations about the “Heartbleed” server software vulnerability.

Originator: IT Help Central            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Employee Announcements * Student Announcements 


Budget Managers: Will You Be Ready for FY15 Budget Prep?
For first-time budget managers or those wanting a refresher, the "Early Planning for Budget Prep" class will help prepare in advance

Originator: Byron Anderson            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Departmental * Administration & Finance Information Systems Management (AFISM) * Banner News and Tips for Employees 


Microsoft Lync 2010 Software
The deadline for upgrading to Lync 2013 has been extended to Wednesday, April 23. Please update your client ASAP to prevent the disruption of IM and Enterprise Voice services.

Originator: IT Help Central            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Employee Announcements * Student Announcements 


Sigma Delta Pi Free Spanish Tutoring for Everyone
Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society, is providing a free Spanish Tutoring Service for faculty, staff, students, and members of the community. The sessions will take place in the Foreign Language Building (FL).


Originator: Spencer Key            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Academic * Student Organization 


2014 March for Babies Walk
Texas Tech and the TTU Health Sciences Center have joined together to support the March of Dimes' 2014 March for Babies Walk.

Originator: David Abercia            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Departmental Events * Faculty/Staff Organization * Departmental 


$2,000 in LSAT Prep Scholarships For You - LAST CHANCE
The TTU PreLaw Program has $2,000 in LSAT Prep Scholarships and we want to give to you! Today is the last PreLaw Event to be counted in the raffle!!

Originator: Staci Rogers            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Lectures & Seminars * Academic 


PreLaw Event: Legal Specialties - TODAY
Join the PreLaw Program and learn about different career options open to you with a law degree.

Originator: Staci Rogers            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Lectures & Seminars * Academic * Student Organization 


TAB Presents: Lone Survivor
Come join TAB and enjoy the FREE evening showing of Lone Survivor on April 16 at 7:00 PM in the SUB Allen Theatre!

Originator: Kylie Watson            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


Complete a survey for chance to win a $50 VISA giftcard.
Members of Student Organizations needed for survey regarding involvement in organizations on campus. After completing the survey, the first 100 participants, who chose to do so, may enter a drawing with a chance to win a $50 VISA gift card.

Originator: Erica Brockway            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Research 


OLLI & Alumni Assoc. present "A Tale of Two 'Ologies' in Human Health" April 30
OLLI & Alumni Assoc. present "A Tale of Two 'Ologies' in Human Health" April 30 from 2-3:30pm at the Garden & Arts Center. Fee is $15 for OLLIs. To enroll, call 806.742.6554 or visit www.olli-ttaa.org

Originator: Emma Carrasco            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


TODAY! Information Session on External Awards for Graduate Students
Learn about various competitive external fellowships open to masters and doctoral candidates looking to fund travel, research, and writing time.

Originator: Lynne Fallwell            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Lectures & Seminars * Academic 


Ever dream about living abroad and learning another language?
TODAY: Find out how competitive external scholarships can help make that dream come true. Session open to undergraduate and graduate students in all disciplines.

Originator: Lynne Fallwell            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Lectures & Seminars * Academic 


LAST DAY TO SIGN UP FOR CANYONEERING!
If you don't know what canyoneering is, that means you need to do it. Don't miss out on this fantastic adventure!

Originator: Lawrence Ingerly            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Rec Sports Programming 


EARLY REGISTRATION FOR MOUNTAIN BIKING TODAY!
Think there is no mountain biking in West Texas? Think again! Join the OPC as we hit Palo Duro Canyon, some of the regions best trails.

Originator: Lawrence Ingerly            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Rec Sports Programming 


EARLY REGISTRATION DEADLINE FOR KAYAKING TODAY!
If you want to shred some gnar in a kayak, visit the OPC today!

Originator: Lawrence Ingerly            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Rec Sports Programming 


Chitwood, Weymouth, Coleman Blood Drives TODAY
Donate Blood, Save a Life... and get a Free T-shirt, as well as free food on site. Faculty, Staff, and students welcome!

Originator: Craig Kuehnert            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Departmental * Student Organization 


OLLI & Alumni Assoc. present "Seduction, Death, & Search for Black Carmen" May 1
OLLI & Alumni Assco. present "Seduction, Death, & Search for Black Carmen" May 1 & 8 from 2-3:30pm at the Garden & Arts Center. Fee is $30 for OLLIs. To enroll, call 806.742.6554 or visit www.olli-ttaa.org

Originator: Emma Carrasco            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


NEW APPLICANT TRACKING SYSTEM-TECHJOBS
Kenexa- a new applicant tracking system.

Originator: Stephanie Gonzales            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Faculty/Staff Organization 


CHOP (Campus House of Prayer) Is this week! 4 days left
Join students from multiple campus ministries and backgrounds as we host a week of 24-7 prayer for Texas Tech University.

Originator: Jill Hurley            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Student Organization 


Win A Signed Kliff Kingsbury Football!!!
The TECHniques Center is raffling off a football signed by head coach Kliff Kingsbury in order to raise money for the Burkhart Center for Autism Education and Research.

Originator: James Cooper            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Athletics * Departmental Events 


"Look Beyond the Obvious" with Randell Resneder
What: "Look Beyond the Obvious" with Randell Resneder
When: TONIGHT
Time: 7:00pm
Where: MCOM 353


Originator: Adrian Mulig            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Lectures & Seminars 


Burkhart Walk for Autism Awareness Scheduled for April 27th
The annual Burkhart Walk for Autism Awareness will be held on Sunday, April 27th from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at Jones AT&T Stadium on the campus of Texas Tech.

Originator: Susan Voland            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental Events 


Looking for a minor that will NEVER have an 8am class meeting time?
Look no more! The Department of Personal Financial Planning has an ALL on-line minor, “Studies in Personal Finance” that will allow you to work on your own time!

Originator: Dawn Abbott            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Economic Engagement Survey Forum
Discussion of the results of the Innovation and Economic Prosperity University designation surveys

Originator: Sally Post            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Research 


Human Development and Family Studies Tutors Needed for the Fall 2014 Semester!
What's the best on campus job helping other students while sharing your knowledge? Tutoring in the TECHniques Center, of course!

Originator: Brandi Schreiber            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Animal Science Tutors Needed: Fall 2014
Looking for a unique part-time job with a flexible schedule, supportive environment, and lots of paid training? Consider tutoring with the TECHniques Center!

Originator: Brandi Schreiber            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Join the Relay for Life Executive Committee?
Have you been affected by cancer and want to make a difference?
Join the Relay for Life Executive Committee of Texas Tech. For information on how to apply, please follow us on facebook.com/tturelayforlife.


Originator: Olivia Utley            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Student Organization 


Want to win some free prizes? Let’s Talk Teal!
Cancer doesn't always come in pink. There is Ovarian Cancer.

Originator: Christina Anderson            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Student Organization * Student Organization 


RETIREMENT RECEPTION HONORING LYBBY BROWN
Celebrating 22 years of service to CASNR

Originator: Julann Curlee            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Lectures & Seminars * Academic * Departmental 


Global Perspectives Film Series featuring The Final Inch
The 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 :   4/16/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


Get Paid & Published
La Ventana is looking for staff members to help complete the 2015 Texas Tech yearbook. The application can be found at www.dailytoreador.com. The following positions are open: managing editor, copy editor, section editors & reporters.


Originator: Kymbre Kupatt            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Student Organization 


Congratulations Dr. Sarah Kulkofsky Scholarship Recipients!
The Center for Active Learning and Undergraduate Engagement and scholarship committee would like to congratulate Kristin Boyd as the scholarship recipient of the 2014-2015 Dr. Sarah Kulkofsky Scholarship.

Originator: Jerylme Robins            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Research * Academic * Departmental 


Personal Size Paper Recycling Containers
Convenient deskside paper recycling containers now available from Physical Plant Services.

Originator: Brad Johnson            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Departmental 


2014 Gender Fair
Gender Fair is an educational, awareness-oriented resource fair exploring gender, equity, and communication.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Academic * Faculty/Staff Organization * Student Organization 


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 :   4/16/2014
Academic 


Deadline Approaching! Reserve Your Seat for Literary Lubbock
Purchase your tickets for Literary Lubbock before time runs out.

Originator: Jada Rankin            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental Events * Departmental 


Book Drive
The Tech Book History Club is holding a book drive. Funds raised will go to the charity Books for Africa and the TBHC. Drop boxes in the English and Philosophy Building: 1) In main entrance on 1st floor; 2) Outside elevator in West wing on 2nd floor.

Originator: Alison Rukavina            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Student Organization * Student Organization 


Tech Advantage Vendor Fair
Save the Date for the 2014 Tech Advantage Vendor Fair

Originator: Amy Richarte            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Faculty/Staff Organization 


Impact Tech is accepting new members!!
Are you looking for an opportunity to impact the TTU student body? Impact Tech is the organization for you.


Originator: Corey Velasquez            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Student Organization 


Theatre & Art come together in PERFORMANCE-ART-PERFORMANCE
"Three Eleanors: A Solar Powered Paper Doll Production," a play that interrogates celebrity, is co-written by Dr. Dorothy Chansky and Karen Wurl in collaboration with Carol Flueckiger.

Originator: Jose Arredondo            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Academic * Departmental 


Resume-Building Workshop
The English Honors Society is hosting a workshop to help improve resumes. Sometimes having other people proofread your resume can make a big difference toward getting the position you wanted or not.

Originator: Lydia Clinkscales            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Student Organization 


PARTICIPANTS WHO IDENTIFY AS MEXICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN NEEDED FOR ONLINE STUDY
We are looking for women who identify as Mexican-American to participate in an online research study.

Originator: Vanessa Coca-Lyle            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Research 


Invisible War - Film Screening
Sexual assault in the military-one of the most under reported stories of our generation, is the basis to the documentary film the Invisible War.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Organization 


FREE TUTORING in the Residence Halls!!
Residential Tutors tutor in Math, Chemistry, Writing, Biology, Physics, History, and Political Science. The full schedule of all subjects and locations can be found at http://housing.ttu.edu/reslife/restutor

Originator: Shelby Vinson            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Academic 


WELLNESS BLOOD SCREENINGS THURSDAY APRIL 24
Make a commitment to better health. Begin by learning your current blood levels and continue with exercise, better nutrition and stress management. Register by next Wednesday at noon.
For more information, visit bit.ly/ttuwellness.


Originator: Scott Layher            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Departmental * Rec Sports Programming 


TURBO GLOW PARTY TONIGHT! 5:30PM!
Join us for a Turbo Kick Glow Party TONIGHT at the Rec Center, room 114 at 5:30pm. This event is free for all students and Rec Members. Wear neon colors and we will have giveaways! #Getyourglowon

Originator: Scott Layher            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Departmental * Rec Sports Programming 


ARE YOU AN AFRICAN-AMERICAN STUDENT??
I want to know who you are! Participate in an interview for research!

Originator: Sherley Bedore            Posted On :   4/15/2014
Research 


The Hub@TTU & Heads Up Display Free Gaming Tournament
TODAY (Wednesday, April 16th) at 3:00 pm The Hub@TTU and Heads Up Display will be hosting a free video game tournament in room 81 in the College of Media & Communication! The games and food will be provided! Stop by anytime to participate!

Originator: Shahaley Carr            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


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: Noreen Watson            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Research 


COME JOIN CASA AT THEIR ANNUAL 5K ON SATURDAY
They are teaming up with The Color Dash this year to add some color to the fundraiser.


Originator: Patrick Gonzales            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Faculty/Staff Organization 


Free t-shirts and koozies from KTXT!
KTXT will be at the free speech area between the Media and Communications and Architecture buildings today from 2:30 to 4 p.m. giving away t-shirts and koozies. Stop by and see us!

Originator: Georgia Kapusta            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 


Women's Studies Honor Society - Triota Gamma Nu
Triota (Iota Iota Iota) is a national academic and service-based Women's Studies honor society.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Academic * Departmental * Student Organization 


Hospitality Services can no longer key in R#s for purchases
For security reasons, Hospitality Services location can no longer key in student R#s for food purchases. If you lose your University ID Card or have questions, you can manage your account on the University ID Office/Raider card website.

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


Art by Artists from TTU's Public Art Committee
You are invited to the May 1 reception for an exhibit featuring art by members of TTU's Public Art Committee.

Originator: Jane Bell            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Academic * Departmental 


Looking to get involved? Become an officer of the American Red Cross Club!
Are you interested in becoming an officer of the American Red Cross Club at Tech? Applications are NOW being accepted! Come apply today!

Originator: Elizabeth Becker            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Student Organization 


Fall 2014 VPA course: Musics of the African Diaspora
Fall 2014 VPA course, UG/Grad from across campus: Musics of the African Diaspora

Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Lectures & Seminars 


Join the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers!!!
Join SHPE as they have their sixth general meeting of the semester TODAY. Come out and enjoy free food and meet other STEM major students. (Frito Lay Inc. will come talk to us!)


Originator: Cesar Gonzalez            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Student Organization 


Fall 2014 VPA course: World Music
Fall 2014 VPA course, UG/Grad from across campus: World Music


Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Lectures & Seminars 


Learn the piano or improve your piano skills this summer!
MUAP 1123-Group Keyboarding for Non-Music Majors is being offered during Summer I.

MUAP 1124-Group Keyboarding for Non-Music Majors II is being offered during Summer II.


Originator: Carla Cash            Posted On :   4/15/2014
Academic 


Army ROTC department 2nd Annual 5k
The Texas Tech Army ROTC department will be holding their 2nd 5k race in the C1 parking lot on 26 April, 2014 to benefit the South Plains Honor Flight Chapter. Run, Walk, Push or Pull...we want to see the entire campus!

Originator: Missy McNeill            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Athletics * Departmental Events * Departmental 


OVPR Discussion Series: Navigating the Post-Award Process
The next OVPR Discussion Series will be at 2:30 p.m., Monday, April 21 where representatives from ORS and SPAR will discuss navigating the post-award process.

Originator: Nicole Hart            Posted On :   4/15/2014
Research * Academic 


May is Foster Awareness Month Leigh Ann Tuohy will speak on April 26
May is Foster Awareness Month and, to kick it off, Leigh Ann Tuohy will speak on April 26, at the United Spirit Arena

Originator: Jessica Carrillo            Posted On :   4/15/2014
Departmental 


THE PSYCHOLOGY OF ART: Graduate Seminar, Fall 2014
PSYCHOLOGY OF ART Graduate Seminar, Fall 2014. Focuses on "aesthetic science:" interdisciplinary theory and empirical research on how one produces, evaluates, and experiences art from philosophical, psychological, and neuroscience perspectives.

Originator: Philip Marshall            Posted On :   4/15/2014
Academic 


Thinking Of What To Do After Graduation? What About Graduate School?
Consider Texas Tech University's graduate programs in Public Administration and Political Science. The degree options are: Master of Public Administration Degree, as MA in Political Science and a PhD in Political Science.

Originator: Irasema Ibarra            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Summer/Fall 2014 English Courses on Facebook
Check out the English Department's exciting course offerings for Summer and Fall 2014 on our Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/pages/English-at-Texas-Tech-University/163478203682714

Originator: Jennifer Snead            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Academic * Departmental 


July/August 2014 Texas Techsan magazine copy deadline
The July/August 2014 Texas Techsan magazine copy deadline is Tuesday, April 22, 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 :   4/15/2014
Departmental 


Recycled Art Contest
Be creative and sustainable at the same time by making art from something recycled/reused.

Originator: Melanie Tatum            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Arts & Entertainment 


Promote Your Department in the Texas Techsan Alumni Magazine
Promote the events, activities and projects of your department by advertising in the Texas Techsan, the official publication of the Texas Tech Alumni Association.

Originator: Brent Ross            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


GRADUATING WITH A BACHELOR'S IN SPRING 2014? WANT $1000?
Certain graduating seniors may qualify for a $1000 tuition rebate from the State of Texas. Spring 2014 graduates must submit applications by Thursday, May 15, 2014, to be considered.


Originator: Student Business Services            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Graduate course offered in Summer 1 & 2 2014: Policy Issues In Transportation
PUAD 5348-001. Former Lubbock Mayor Tom Martin will teach a Selected Topics in Public Administration course examining the U.S. Transportation system and the challenges facing our country.

Originator: Irasema Ibarra            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Academic * Departmental 


Faculty Appreciation Reception
Fraternity & Sorority Life Students would like to invite all faculty to celebrate the success and partnership created during the 2013-2014 academic year. Come-and-go. Food and refreshments provided.

Originator: Harriette Baker            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Faculty/Staff Organization 


Final Hispanic Scholarship Fund Chapter at TTU Meeting of the Semester!
The HSF Scholar Chapter exists to promote academic success and student engagement among Latino college students, while encouraging them to serve as role models and leaders in their communities.

Originator: Hector Navarrete            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Student Organization 


Lecture by Nancy Armstrong (Duke University) on Wednesday, April 16
Lecture by Nancy Armstrong, PhD (Gilbert, Louis, and Edward Lehrman Professor of English at Duke University and Journal Editor of Novel: A Forum in Fiction) on 'The Double Life of Variation in Darwin's Garden.'

Originator: VICTORIA Surliuga            Posted On :   4/15/2014
Arts & Entertainment * Lectures & Seminars * Academic 


Resume Building Workshop!
Want some help with your resume?

Join Sigma Tau Delta as we work together to improve our resumes! We'll also be giving out information about graduation attire. Hope to see you there!


Originator: Tracey Dove            Posted On :   4/16/2014
Student Organization