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NBC Learn Web Site Restored
TTU IT staff have restored access to NBC Learn service. Thank you for your patience.

Originator: IT Help Central            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Employee Announcements * Student Announcements 

NBC Learn Web Site Temporarily Unavailable
NBC Learn web site is currently unavailable due to a change made by NBC. TTU IT is investigating.

Originator: IT Help Central            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Employee Announcements * Student Announcements 

Don't Let Your Kids Miss Rec Sports Youth Camp
Register your child for Rec Sports Youth Summer Camp TODAY! For registration info visit

Originator: Brett Jackson            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Departmental * Rec Sports Programming 

TTU Nutritional Sciences NMHI Announces Nutrition & Weight Management Programs
NMHI offers individual and group weight management, nutrition counselling and state of the science measurement of your muscle, fat, and the number of calories your body needs to help you reach health goals. Find out more

Originator: Shao Hua Chin            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Lectures & Seminars * Departmental 

Recruiting Research Subjects: Free Body Fat Assessment & up to $20 Compensation
We are seeking research subjects for ONE 2 ½ - 3 hour in-person session looking at comfort during moderate exercise. No blood draw or overnight fast. Free body fat test and up to $20. Call/email if interested: 806-742-5194,

Originator: Shao Hua Chin            Posted On :   4/24/2018

Come and enjoy free lunch at the Texas Tech BSM at 11:30 to 1:00 every Tuesday! It is located on 13th and avenue X behind varsity book store!

Originator: Megan Bednarz            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Student Organization 

The National Ranching Heritage Center Summer Youth Classes
For children who have completed the 1st- 5th grades.
June 18-22 2018
The National Ranching Heritage Center

Originator: Katelynn Monroe            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Arts & Entertainment 

FREE On-Campus Tutoring for Spring 2018!
Need subject tutoring for your Spring 2018 classes? Visit the Learning Center for FREE drop-in tutoring!

Originator: Alicia Rosas            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Academic * Departmental 

Shared Reality
COUPLES! Earn $40 by participating in a study!

Romantic couples are needed in a study in which you and your partner will participate in discussions.

Originator: Daniela Taylor            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Research * Research 

Now accepting 2018 Distinguished Staff Awards nominations
We invite you to nominate outstanding staff members who have demonstrated excellence, leadership, and exemplary service to Texas Tech.

Originator: Kristen Grant            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 

Student Orgs Registration is Due SOON!
Registration for the 2018-2019 Year is due May 1st. Follow the attached instructions to make sure your org is registered for the upcoming year.

Originator: Gary Mccrory            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Departmental * Student Organization 

Summer I 2018 Graduate Class - The Professoriate
Dr. Weiwu Zhang will lead a seminar in The Professoriate, aka, "Being a College Professor 101." It will provide an overview of faculty roles and evaluations, the tenure system, and focus on the nuts and bolts of finding an academic position.

Originator: Weiwu Zhang            Posted On :   4/24/2018

Need a LPC/Humanities Course For Fall 2018?: Check Out HUM 1300!
HUM 1300: The Humanities in the 21st Century is an exciting Language, Philosophy, and Culture core course offered through the Humanities Center. It is a multiple-perspective introduction to the Humanities at TTU.

Originator: Brett Stine            Posted On :   4/24/2018

Libraries invites faculty to submit textbook proposals
New program, RAIDER Publishing currently seeks authors interested in participating in pilot stage of program. Call for proposals deadline is May 15.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Academic * Departmental 

Raider Welcome: Event Hosting Forms Due May 15
Connect your organization or campus department to new students by hosting a Raider Welcome event! And we will advertise the event for you!

Originator: Rachel Jackson            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Departmental * Student Organization * Orientation 

Trashion Show
Student Activities Board and Fashion Board have partnered to put on a Fashion show with a recycling twist!

Originator: Mackenna Noland            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 

Job Posting: Graduate Student Programmer Needed
The Teaching, Learning, and Professional Development Center is looking for an experienced graduate student programmer. This is a year-round, part-time, paid position for up to 20 hours per week.

Originator: Molly Jacobs            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Student Employment/Career Opportunities * Teaching, Learning & Professional Development Center 

SIAM and MAA are selling solutions of previous math final exams for $9 in the Math building from May 1 to May 8 (except Sat & Sun). Business hours will be from 8am to 4pm. Packets include 2 final exams from previous semesters with full solutions.

Originator: Sara Calandrini            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Student Organization 

Bring two plastic bottles or more for recycling this Wednesday & trade for a free Red Raiders Recycling t-shirt.
(2 bottles = 1 t-shirt & one per student while supplies last)

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 

Considering the HSI designation and STEM
How Instruction and Research Serves All TTU Students

Originator: Molly Jacobs            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Departmental * Teaching, Learning & Professional Development Center 

Need a minor for your degree plan?
Engage in a brand new minor course of study in Applied Political Economy, where the issues of applied economics and political science meet.

Originator: Amanda Smith            Posted On :   4/24/2018

Blackboard SafeAssign is Available...
Blackboard SafeAssign plagiarism detection tool is available to TTU faculty for Blackboard Courses.

Originator: Gail Alleyne Bayne            Posted On :   4/24/2018

Using Blackboard SafeAssign for Faculty
Learn how to use SafeAssign plagiarism detection tool in your Blackboard course.

Originator: Gail Alleyne Bayne            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Academic * Teaching, Learning & Professional Development Center 

TTU Students – Free membership to the Council on Undergraduate Research
TTU is now an enhanced institutional member of the Council on Undergraduate Research. This membership provides a multitude of resources to faculty, staff, and students at no additional charge.

Originator: Erin Justyna            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Research * Academic * Departmental 

Open to students from across the campus--history & movement!

Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Lectures & Seminars 

$30 FOR PARENTS with soon to be kindergartners!
Participating families receive $30 for volunteering their time. For more information please contact us at:

Originator: Jeanne Esther Cardenas            Posted On :   4/24/2018

SEXISM | CINEMA PRESENTS An Education (2009)
An Education will be screened on 5/2 at 7 PM at Alamo Drafthouse. Tickets are $5. A discussion led by Dr. Elizabeth Sharp follows the film.

Originator: Allison Whitney            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Arts & Entertainment 

Burkhart Walk for Autism Awareness is this Sunday!
The annual Burkhart Walk for Autism Awareness will be held on Sunday, April 29th from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at the John Walker Soccer Complex at Texas Tech.

Originator: Susan Voland            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental Events * Departmental 

Women Interested in Weight Loss Needed!
The Nutritional Science Department is recruiting healthy women ages 18-44 years old to eat the breakfasts provided for 2 weeks. Questionnaires and lunch will be provided on 2 days of the 2 weeks.

Originator: Yaqiong Zhu            Posted On :   4/24/2018

Hands of Hope Collection Drive
Support Domestic Violence Awareness Month by donating items to help Women's Protective Services of Lubbock and the South Plains

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Departmental Events * Departmental 

The Lubbock Chorale Presents "The Glory of Venice"
The Lubbock Chorale will present selections from the beautiful music of Gabrieli, Schutz, and Monteverdi accompanied by strings, brass, and organ in the "The Glory of Venice", at 7:30 PM on May 12, 2018 in Hemmle Recital Hall.

Originator: Susan San Francisco            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Arts & Entertainment 

FREE Performance - Living Art
LIVING ART is a performance event composed of stories that bring to light first-hand experiences of living through the AIDS crisis. These stories provide moments of joy, laughter, tragedy and love that embody the human condition.

Originator: Alicia Goodman            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Arts & Entertainment 

Participants needed for PAID research opportunity for a study on Social Media
A paid, online research on social media and intimate partner relationships is being conducted. Participants must be 18 years or older and in a committed relationship. Participants will receive a $10 gift card for completing the online survey.

Originator: Tetiana Sukach            Posted On :   4/24/2018

Recruit New Members Over the Summer
Looking for a chance to recruit some new members this summer? Registration for the Red Raider Orientation Student Organization Fair is now open.

Originator: Gary Mccrory            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Student Organization * Orientation 

TTU Surplus Warehouse Sale
TTU Surplus Warehouse Sale April 25th

Originator: Johnnie Martin            Posted On :   4/24/2018

TOMORROW, graduate students of the TTU School of Music Timothy Angel (violin), Baron Lyle (violin), and Veniamin Blokh (piano) will perform works by composers of two Epochs: L.v. Beethoven (classicism), and F. Schubert (romanticism). FREE ADMISSION!!

Originator: Veniamin Blokh            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Arts & Entertainment 

Earthweek Fun Event
Coca Cola Earth Week Ekocenter Experience

Originator: Melanie Tatum            Posted On :   4/24/2018

Free film screening
The Office of Global Health and the Global Health Alliance invite you to attend a free screening of Salam Neighbor.

Originator: Julie Eoff            Posted On :   4/23/2018
Student Organization 

Humanities Center Visiting Fellow Talk
Dr. Yeonhaun Kang will give her talk "Food and Science in the Garden: Global Environmental Justice and Contemporary U.S. Fiction" on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. in School of Art B01.

Originator: Justin Hughes            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Lectures & Seminars * Academic * Faculty/Staff Organization 

Become a Graduate Assistant for Institutional Research.
The position will be a paid part-time position up to 19 hours per week with a flexible schedule. Duties will primarily include survey development and deployment, statistical analysis, publishing and production of tables, graphs and charts.

Originator: Jeanne Raschke            Posted On :   4/23/2018
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Originator: Heide Mansouri            Posted On :   4/24/2018
Departmental Events * Faculty/Staff Organization * Student Organization 

Want to Write about Food?
Take ENGL 3351 this fall! We’ve all got something to say about food: through the pictures we post on Instagram, through the Yelp reviews we consult or write, through the dollars we spend at farmers markets or in drive-thrus.

Originator: Duane Gilson            Posted On :   4/24/2018

Greenscape Design Studio
Promoting water conscious landscapes, as part of a comprehensive site design service for homeowners and others in the Lubbock and surrounding communities. Supported by the Departments of Landscape Architecture, and Plant and Soil

Originator: CHARLES Klein            Posted On :   4/23/2018
Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 

COWamongus! Special
Beef is what's for Lunch

Originator: Adrian Rodriguez            Posted On :   4/24/2018

OGH Lecture- Impacts of Dust Storm Particles on Human Lung Cells

The TTUHSC Office of Global Health (OGH) invites you to attend an ongoing lecture series on issues related to global health and building healthy communities.

Originator: Julie Eoff            Posted On :   4/23/2018
Lectures & Seminars 

Intern with NASA, Research with Faculty & Earn Scholarship // APPLY NOW!
TTU introduces the Ronald E. McNair Scholarship for Sophomores

Originator: Darin Williams            Posted On :   4/23/2018
Student Employment/Career Opportunities