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CALICHE 2020 - Call for papers
The 9th Annual CALCHE conference is organized by The Department of Classical & Modern Languages (CMLL) at TTU and will take place at the CMLL building on Friday 27th March, 2020. Deadline for abstract submission: February 1st, 2020


Originator: Karina Oliveira De Paula            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Research * Lectures & Seminars * Banner News and Tips for Students 


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 :   1/27/2020
Arts & Entertainment 


LEARN HOW TO SAVE A LIFE FROM SUICIDE WITH FREE QPR TRAINING!
Learn how to intervene and get help for someone in a suicidal crisis by coming to this FREE training offered by the Student Counseling Center.

Originator: Amanda Wheeler            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Lectures & Seminars * Departmental 


We Want YOU on the 2020 RRO CREW!
Attend an information session to find out how to become a Red Raider Orientation Crew member for Summer 2020! Click for details and dates!

Originator: Paloma Rappa            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Student Employment/Career Opportunities * Orientation 


Enroll in a new course for Spring 2020 -- VPA 5300: The Arts as (Big!) Data
Expand your understanding of the emerging role played by corpus-driven methods in the disciplines associated with the visual and performing arts with VPA 5300: The Arts as (Big!) Data.

Originator: David Sears            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Academic 


Satisfy the SBS CORE REQUIREMENT with VPA 2310 in Spring
Expand your understanding of social and scientific issues in the arts while fulfilling the Social and Behavioral Sciences Core requirement! Available in Spring 2020.

Originator: David Sears            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Academic 


JOIN THE RED RAIDER CAMP STAFF!
Are you looking for a fast-paced, fun, and exciting summer experience? Become a counselor for Red Raider Camp for Summer 2020!

Originator: Paloma Rappa            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Student Organization * Orientation 


Reserve your table for the Spring Texas Techspo TODAY!
This is your chance to demonstrate what your department or area has that can make a student’s Texas Tech experience the best it can be. Reserve your table TODAY!

Originator: Paloma Rappa            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


WCOE International Engineering Fair
The College of Engineering will be hosting an International Fair on Feb. 4 from 10 AM to 3 PM at the SUB Ballroom Side B. University partners, providers and faculty leaders will be there. Hosted by the Engineering Diplomats!

Originator: Ashley Haseley            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Departmental 


NEED A JOB? BE AN INTRAMURAL BASKETBALL OFFICIAL!
Intramural Sports is hiring Basketball Officials for the upcoming season. Those interested must attend the Rules Clinic TODAY or TOMORROW @6pm in the Rec Center, Room 201.

Originator: Jamie Kemp            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Rec Sports Programming 


ENVIRONMENTAL AND ENERGY ECONOMICS IN SPAIN - SUMMER I 2020
Live in Spain for one month during Summer I, 2020 and earn 6 hours of Economics credit learning about U.S. and E.U. climate and energy policies that address climate change using economic instruments and encouraging renewable energy generation!

Originator: Misak Avetisyan            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Academic 


Student Opportunity- Professing Excellence Faculty Nomination
Nominate an outstanding faculty member who has made an impact on your education. All students who live on campus are welcome to submit a nomination. Submit nominations by February 9, 2019 at https://housing.ttu.edu/forms/professingexcellence

Originator: Caitlin Allen            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Academic 


Research study: Help us learn about adolescent nutrition
Receive $175 + Food and Travel Reimbursement if attended all visits. If you are 13-19 years old and do not consume more than 4 eggs per week you may be eligible. This is a 14-week study. Call/email if interested: 806-742-5194, bmtrlab@ttu.edu

Originator: Afrina Rimu            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Research 


Self-efficacy, Spatial Ability, and Academic Achievement.
Participants needed for online survey.

Originator: Parviz Safadel            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Research 


Spring Learning Series: Managing Stress by Kristie Collins, LPC
Managing Stress: The importance of self-care and how it affects your mental health.

Originator: MaClay Buie            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Academic * Departmental 


Tell us what you would like to see happen in your professional future!
Take the Universum CareerTest now!
In return for taking the CareerTest, you will get a full personal profile analysis and description of your career type.
Take the survey: http://careertest.universumglobal.com/s/20ustexastech


Originator: Tori Coleman            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Research * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Faculty Travel Grants is now accepting applications!
Faculty Travel Grants from the Office of Research & Innovation is accepting applications for Summer 2020 travel.

Originator: Moriah Gonzales            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Research * Academic 


Proposal Assistance Program is now accepting applications!
Proposal Assistance Program is now accepting applications!

Originator: Moriah Gonzales            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Research 


Seeking Future Texas Business Leaders for $15,000 Scholarship – Spring 2020
Apply today for the Texas Business Hall of Fame – McLane Company Reading Program Scholarship. TTU Students with leadership skills and entrepreneurial aspirations who meet eligibility requirements are encouraged to apply. Deadline is Feb. 27, 2020.

Originator: Amanda Smith            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Academic 


Register for Thesis and Dissertation Boot Camp
Thesis & Dissertation Boot Camp helps students progress through different stages of the writing process. Boot camp provides writing support, a quiet environment, structured time, and a sense of community. Register here: go.grad.ttu.edu/bootcamp

Originator: Luke Iantorno            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Academic 


Looking for Student Assistants!
College Connect is hiring Student Assistants!
Apply through Hire Red Raiders or the link below.
https://ttu.12twenty.com/jobPostings#/jobPostings/31999904003340


Originator: Ashley Cowgill            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Above All Odds: Elite Competitive Hip Hop Dance Team
Come Tryout for the only Competitive Hip Hop Dance Team on February 1st!

Originator: Dana Velazquez            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 


A FREE Nutritional Counseling Opportunity You Don't Want to Miss!
Would you be interested in participating in a FREE nutritional counseling project? Your participation offers a mutually beneficial experience to future nutritional counselors & to those of you looking to make healthy lifestyle changes in 2020.

Originator: Kelli Paschall            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Academic * Departmental 


Study Abroad Competitive Scholarship
Attention Study Abroad students! The Study Abroad Competitive Scholarship application is still open!

Originator: Emma Smith            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Academic * Departmental 


National Leadership Honor Society Now Accepting Applications
Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society is now accepting applications from all eligible students (min. 3.0 GPA, 60+ hours completed by the end of the semester). Click the link to apply now!

Originator: Brett Thigpen            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Student Organization 


Got Pride in LGBTQIA Allyship?
Register for an IGNITE! Session today! Free “Proud Ally” magnets given at each presentation.

Originator: Matt Hernandez            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Lectures & Seminars 


Virtual Conference Feb. 3-14 | Transforming the Teaching & Learning Environment
All Texas Tech faculty and staff are invited to engage with experts from around the world and join in the Transforming the Teaching & Learning Environment virtual conference from Feb. 3-14!

Originator: David Chapman            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Academic * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Join Hospitality Services for the 7th annual Chili Cook Off!!!
On Wednesday, February 19th be in SUB Red Raider Ballroom to judge for yourself as different Hospitality Services locations culinary teams battle for the best chili on campus!

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Arts & Entertainment 


NASM CPT and AFAA GX Courses
TTU Rec Sports is Collaborating with NASM and AFAA to Provide the Certified Personal Training and Group Exercise courses this spring

Originator: Johanna Valencia            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Rec Sports Programming * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Participants Needed for Dog Breed Research. Chance to win an Amazon Gift Card!
We are looking for individuals to participate in an online research study to identify dog breeds.

Originator: Lisa Briones            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Research 


S Designation Applications- DUE Thursday, March 5
Considering officially designating your service learning course with the S Designation?

Originator: Britton Gregg            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Academic * Departmental 


Study on the Process of Healing from Infidelity: Earn a $20 Amazon Gift Card
Couples who have experienced infidelity in their committed relationship and experienced healing from infidelity are needed for a study. Earn a $20 Amazon gift card.

Originator: Alex Theobald            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Research 


Teaching, Learning, & Professional Development Center Spring 2020 Calendar
You can find a list of workshops hosted at the TLPDC on our registration website: https://ttu.elementlms.com/

Originator: Molly Jacobs            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Teaching, Learning & Professional Development Center 


SUMMER I Study Abroad 2020 to REIMS-France Jan 27th meeting @5 PM
May 29th-June 28th 2020 Get 6 credit hours (Minor/major in French) at the 2000 or 4000 level - Cost $3,900. ONLY 20 spots!

Originator: Carole Edwards            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Academic 


Nominate Someone for a Diversity or Gender Equity Award
The President’s Excellence in Diversity and Equity Awards recognize individuals for activities that promote diversity and equity. The President’s Excellence in Gender Equity Awards recognize individuals for activities that advance gender equity.

Originator: Paul Ruiz            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization * Student Organization 


Weekly ShortCourses Schedule
The TTU IT Division invites you to attend ShortCourses to sharpen your professional skills!

Originator: IT Education            Posted On :   1/27/2020
IT Announcements 


Are you a TA or Lab Safety Captain?
Join us for a workshop on addressing safety issues with your students and how to respond in emergency situations. Register by TODAY!

Originator: Heather Coats            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Academic * Departmental 


Families with Adults with Intellectual Disabilities Needed For Study
We are conducting focus groups for families with adults with Intellectual/Developmental disabilities. We are asking for 2 hours of your time for a $100 gift card


Originator: Nora Chapman            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Research 


SBDC @ TTU seeks one part-time worker starting Feb. 2020
SBDC @ TTU (off campus) is hiring a part-time assistant to work 15-20 hours M-F each semester INCLUDING summer months. For this spring semester 2020, candidate MUST be able to work on Tues & Thursdays. Salary $9.50 hour with prior office experience.

Originator: Emma Carrasco            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Open House - eLearning Video Production Lab, a new resource for TTU Faculty!
Come check out the new eLearning video lab at this open house event and learn how we can help you create more engaging content for your classroom! Feb 12, 2020 - 2 - 4:30 p.m.

Originator: David Chapman            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Academic * Departmental 


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY
Join SAB on February 7th at 6:00pm as we volunteer at the Buckner Children's Home for their Valentine's Day event! To signup please visit https://ttu.campuslabs.com/engage/event/5486707

Originator: Colin Owens            Posted On :   1/24/2020
Student Organization 


Seeking full time undergraduate students who feel sad or depressed
Earn up to $50! We are looking for undergraduate students enrolled full-time to participate in a research study on depression. You are eligible to participate if you are a full-time student at Texas Tech University and you are 18 to 25 years old.

Originator: Nicole Lemaster            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Research 


THE ELEGANT SAVAGES ORCHESTRA IN CONCERT!
CALLING ALL DANCERS, COSPLAYERS, ANGELS, DEMONS, ELVES & HUMANS, PAGANS AND WIZARDS, ALIENS AND SHAPE-SHIFTERS, QUANTUM CLOWNS AND TIME-TRAVELING ADVENTURERS!

Originator: Chris Smith            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Arts & Entertainment 


Paid Study Opportunity, Video Games & Nostalgia ($5, 30 minutes)
Looking for a quick break on campus? Researchers in TTU College of Media and Communication are seeking TTU staff, faculty, and students for paid, 30-minute video game sessions. Details: http://bit.ly/TTUGamingNostalgia

Originator: Nick Bowman            Posted On :   1/27/2020
Research 


NOMINATE YOUR FAVORITE CHAMPION OF WOMEN IN STEAM!
The West Texas-Association for Women in STEAM (WT-AWIS) is opening its annual nominations for the Champion Of Women (COW) awards. These awards are for any male TTU faculty or staff that has shown efforts in supporting women in STEAM fields!

Originator: Shawna Gallegos            Posted On :   1/26/2020
Academic * Departmental