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Originator: Phyllis Taylor            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Academic * Departmental 

OLLI Presents "Solar System Exploration" Nov. 7 at 5:30pm
OLLI presents "Solar System Exploration" on Nov. 7th at 5:30pm at Garden & Arts Center. $15 for OLLI members. Must enroll online at Questions? Call 806.742.6554.

Originator: Maria Garcia            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 

AlcoholEdu & Haven Part 2 Due TODAY
First Years/Incoming Transfers: Pt. 2 of AlcoholEdu & Haven due TODAY. Avoid having a hold placed on your account by completing the courses today. Visit for more information.

Originator: Caitlin Graves            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Academic * Departmental 

Undergraduate Student Travel Funding 2016 - 2017
The Center for Active Learning and Undergraduate Engagement is now accepting applications for travel funding to support the presentation of undergraduate student scholarly works.

Originator: Jerylme Robins            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Research * Academic 

Are you concerned about your drug or alcohol use?
Are you looking for a safe and confidential place to discuss your drug or alcohol use?

Originator: Misty Ramon            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Departmental * Student Organization 

Are you a Red Raider on the go? Sign up for a Commuter Dining Plan today!
It's hassle-free and you get more for your money! Commuter Dining Plans can be added to your tuition bill and the balance carries from semester to semester as long as you are enrolled with Texas Tech!

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Arts & Entertainment 

Intramural Battleship, Not the Board Game
Register your boat for Intramural Battleship on or the mobile app, Rec*It. Last boat floating wins!

Originator: Brett Jackson            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Departmental * Rec Sports Programming 

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: Maya Takano            Posted On :   10/24/2016

Thursday Night Movie: The Theory of Everything
This week’s Thursday Night Movie will be The Theory of Everything starring Eddie Redmayne. Free w/ TTU Student ID. Limited seating!

Originator: Kelsi Christian            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Arts & Entertainment 

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 an addiction in the last 10 years.

Originator: Von Poll            Posted On :   10/24/2016

Research Study on Brain Recovery from Alcoholism ($25 - $45 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: Von Poll            Posted On :   10/24/2016

Christian Grads Fellowship
CGF is a network of Christian graduate community groups. We assemble on university campuses to support one another and impact the academy as thinking and informed followers of Christ. Weekly meetings Tuesdays at 3 PM in the Grad Student Center.

Originator: Jennifer Chapman            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Student Organization 

Arts and Humanities Graduate Research Paper Conference: Judges Needed!
Graduate Students, Faculty, and Staff from all disciplines are encouraged to join us for the 6th Annual Arts and Humanities Graduate Research Paper Conference!

Originator: Kenneth Shatley            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Research * Academic 

Free/Open Lectures throughout the Month of October.
The CCAAC is hosting its annual Open Teaching Concept throughout the whole month of October. Come join students across campus, as faculty open up their classrooms to talk about diversity and social justice issues regarding their respected fields.

Originator: Aaron Gonzalez            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Lectures & Seminars 

Come check out the CCAAC’s Student Resource Center!
The CCAAC’s Student Resource Center is another resource available on campus to help provide aid to students! Want to read about cultures and books that represent heritages across the world? Need a study aid for the MCAT? We can help you with that.

Originator: Aaron Gonzalez            Posted On :   10/24/2016

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 TTU Small Business Development Center.

Originator: ELAINE Melot            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Small Business Development Center 

COME LEARN WITH US!! What businesses need to know about intellectual property. Sponsored by the TTU Small Business Development Center.

Originator: ELAINE Melot            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Small Business Development Center 

*Female Social Drinkers Needed for a Research Study: Earn $25*
Dr. Amelia Talley is looking for female participants for a research study on verbal fluency and taste preferences.

Originator: Timothy Bales            Posted On :   10/24/2016

Moody Planetarium Operator Positions Available
Operator positions open at the Moody Planetarium for Tech Texas students!

Originator: Daniel Tyler            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 

TEACH Talk Discussion: Balancing Teaching, Research, and Home Life
Graduate students wear many different hats, and this is especially true of those who teach.

Originator: Esther Saldivar            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Academic * Departmental * Teaching, Learning & Professional Development Center 

Ethical Considerations in SoTL Research; An IRB Perspective
he Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) uses discovery, reflection, and evidence-based methods to research effective teaching and student learning.

Originator: Esther Saldivar            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization * Teaching, Learning & Professional Development Center 

October Faculty Research Club
The Faculty Research Club provides a social setting to stimulate interdisciplinary research collaborations and promotes informal discussion.

Originator: Nicole Lundberg            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Research * Academic * Faculty/Staff Organization 

Exciting LPC Course for Spring 2017: HUM 1300
HUM 1300: The Humanities in the 21st Century
MWF 11 - 11:50 AM
For First And Second Year Students.
Fulfills Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core requirement.

Originator: Brett Stine            Posted On :   10/24/2016

Need a Ride Home for the Semester Break?
Catch a bus home to Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, or Austin for the semester break

Originator: Christine Self            Posted On :   10/24/2016

No one understands you better than a fellow Red Raider!
Red to Black Peer Financial Coaches are students just like you and are here to answer your money questions.

Originator: Angela Mazzolini            Posted On :   10/24/2016
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 :   10/24/2016
Research * Academic * Departmental 

COWamongus Weekly Lunch Specials are back!!!!!
Our Weekly Lunch Specials are back!!!!!

Originator: Adrian Rodriguez            Posted On :   10/24/2016

Come get treats from RISE until 1 PM as Stressed Is Desserts Spelled Backwards
Join RISE for TREATS & information on stress management at Stressed Is Desserts Spelled Backwards! TODAY 11-1PM in The Free Speech Area

Originator: Caitlin Graves            Posted On :   10/24/2016

Fall Flash Clearance Sale Oct 27
All clearance merchandise will be an additional 50% off. ONE DAY ONLY Oct 27

Originator: Victoria Sage            Posted On :   10/24/2016

Belly Dance Classes at the Rec
Give yourself a core workout like you've never had before! Check out Tribal Belly Dance classes at the Rec this Tuesday, Oct 25.

Originator: Melissa Sandoz            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Athletics * Rec Sports Programming 

Get creative in Library’s Makerspace
The University Library is pleased to launch a new Makerspace that includes 3D printers, 3D scanners and 3Doodler pens.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Academic * Departmental 

SAVE THE DATE - Annual Conference on the Advancement of Women
2017 marks the 33rd 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 :   10/24/2016
Research * Academic * Departmental 

Texas Tech Public Radio Fall Fund Now Through October 28th
KTTZ-FM 89.1 is holding a fundraiser to support Public Radio.

Originator: Rebekah Ivey            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental Events 

Study Abroad Summer I 2017 VPA2301: Critical Issues in the Arts and Culture
Earn 3 undergrad credit hours in only 2 weeks; fulfills Humanities AND Multicultural requirement! Scholarships available!

Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Lectures & Seminars 

Need help with time management?
The Learning Center offers FREE academic coaching with an Academic Specialist. We can provide you assistance with your academic skills.

Originator: Alexandria Saulnier            Posted On :   10/24/2016

Kick Off Disability Awareness Week with the Masked Rider & Fearless Champion!
Support an inclusive campus by raising awareness during Disability Awareness Week. #TTUDAW16 will kick off on today, Monday, October 24th at the Student Union Building!

Originator: Taylor Fidler            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Departmental * Student Organization 

Watch UFC Fighter Story "The Hammer" Tonight!
Matthew Stanley Hamill is a deaf American mixed martial artist and wrestler who has competed in the Light Heavyweight division of the UFC.

Originator: Taylor Fidler            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Departmental * Student Organization 

Rock Climbing with the OPC
Climbing the Wichitas Oct. 29-30
Hueco Tanks Bouldering Nov. 5-6

Originator: Kevin Hoffman            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Rec Sports Programming 

Looking for enriching events for which you could provide extra credit to students? These events could help!

Originator: Taylor Fidler            Posted On :   10/24/2016

McDonald-Mehta Lecture Series: Dr. Tim Doggett (Berkshire Hathaway)
NWI welcomes Dr. Tim Doggett (Berkshire Hathaway) in the McDonald-Mehta Lecture Series on Oct. 26th at 3:30pm in 120 Exp Sci. Title: “Catastrophe Modeling: Applications in Multidisciplinary Wind Science and Engineering."

Originator: Elizabeth Paulk            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Lectures & Seminars 

Air Force ROTC has a fast track to a career
Air Force ROTC has a new program that will allow eligible Juniors and Seniors to enter the Air Force as Second Lieutenants summer of 2018. Monthly stipends will be awarded while in the program.

Originator: Jose Milan            Posted On :   10/21/2016

The TTU IT Division and Procurement Services welcomes Dell & Summus to campus on October 25th, 11am - 2pm.

Originator: IT Events            Posted On :   10/24/2016
IT Announcements 

TAB Singer/ Songwriter Application Deadline EXTENDED!
Applications for the TAB Singer/ Songwriter Competition have been extended! Applications close on October 28. Fill yours out today at

Originator: Troy Pike            Posted On :   10/21/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 

Need scholarships for 2017-2018?
The current student scholarship application is available! Apply now for TTU Scholarships for next year!

Originator: Helen Carter            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Academic * Departmental 

Researchers from IMMAP (Institute for Measurement, Methodology, Analysis and Policy) at Texas Tech University are seeking undergraduate and graduate students to participate in research!

Originator: Youngha Oh            Posted On :   10/24/2016

Help People with Bipolar Disorder and Make $10
Participants With and Without Bipolar Disorder Wanted

Originator: Ghada Najjar            Posted On :   10/24/2016

Bring Your Kids to Tech-or-Treat!
Free Admission! Join us for a FUN night of carnival games and tech-or-treating just for kids! Lubbock Community Welcome!

Originator: Claire Maginness            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Student Organization 

League of Women Voters Guides are available at Univ. Lib. public service desks.
Copies of the League of Women Voters of Lubbock County Voter’s Guide to the November 2016 Presidential Joint General Election are available for pickup in the University Library on the Ground Floor at/near the two east and west public service desks

Originator: Thomas Rohrig            Posted On :   10/21/2016

Tech Habitat Member Meeting
Come out and get free pizza and learn about ways to get involved in the Lubbock Community! New members are welcome! Meeting is at 6:30pm on November 1st in room 155 in the MCOM building!

Originator: Kaitlin Deady            Posted On :   10/22/2016
Student Organization 

Veterans Association at Tech Fundraiser
The VATT is having a fundraiser to help us go to the Student Veterans of America's NATCON2017 in Anaheim, CA. Our organization is raffling off a football signed by Coach Kingsbury. Raffle tickets are $5 each. Get your tickets today!

Originator: Daniel Ayala            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Student Organization 

Have you been to the Graduate Center lately?
The Graduate Center, located in the Administration Building basement, is open 24/7, 365 days/year with just the swipe of your student I.D. Click the title to learn more about the Center and support services offered there.

Originator: KIM Elmore            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Research * Academic 

This Week's Professional Development Events for Grads & Postdocs!
Don't miss these free professional development events and services for grad students & postdocs! Click the headline for details or visit the Graduate School Calendar of Events at

Originator: KIM Elmore            Posted On :   10/24/2016
Research * Lectures & Seminars * Academic 

Sigma Delta Pi will host a Spanish conversation table this Wednesday October 26th from 12:00 pm -1:00 pm at the Student Union Building.

Originator: Gayle Jeffers            Posted On :   10/23/2016
Academic * Student Organization 

Smokers and/or E-Cigarette Users Needed for Study (chance to win $25 giftcard!!)
Do you currently smoke cigarettes, electronic-cigarettes, or both? You might be eligible for a survey and a chance to win a $25 VISA gift card!

Originator: Muqaddas Sarwar            Posted On :   10/24/2016