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Originator: Robin Grosz            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Academic * Departmental * Banner News and Tips for Employees 


International Students Needed For Study
We are looking for International Students to participate in a research study on their experiences in a college campus.

Originator: Andrew Herridge            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Research 


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: Caitlyn Morgan            Posted On :   8/16/2019
Research 


Welcome to the Red Raider Family! Raider Welcome Events
Check out the FREE activities during Raider Welcome! There are a few major events, some old-standing traditions, and some exciting new opportunities that you just can’t afford to miss!

Originator: Molly McLean            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Student Organization * Orientation 


Wanna have Fun? Play Intramural Sports!
We have something for everyone - Flag Football, Disc Golf, and Kickball to name a few! Just Play.

Originator: Brett Jackson            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Departmental * Student Organization * Rec Sports Programming 


Promote your department or organization's event for Family Weekend & Family Days
Call for event submissions for Family Weekend and Family Days this fall.

Originator: Morgan Brannon            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental 


Family Weekend 2019 Parent/Grandparent of the Year
Have your parent(s)/guardian(s)/grandparent(s) made a significant impact in your life? Would you like to show them how much you appreciate them? Then nominate your parent(s)/guardian(s)/grandparent(s) to the 2017 Texas Tech Parent of the Year Award.

Originator: Morgan Brannon            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Arts & Entertainment * Athletics * Student Organization 


Excellence in IT Innovation Award Nominations Open
TTU Office of the CIO "Excellence in IT Innovation Award" nominations are now open.

Originator: IT Events            Posted On :   8/20/2019
IT Announcements 


FIRST YEAR LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE – Games, Friendship & Fun OH MY!
What student programming let’s you play games, have fun and make friendships while offering career benefits? FYLI DOES!

Originator: Cori Hancock            Posted On :   8/16/2019
Departmental * Student Organization 


Environmental Sustainability - Fall '19 - Online Graduate Course BIOL 6360-D01
Environmental Sustainability is being offered Fall 2019 as an online elective for graduate students across all related fields.

Originator: Deborah Carr            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Academic 


Rec Sports Officials Info Session
Come learn how to become an Intramural Sports Official! This semester we will hire Flag Football and Volleyball officials. This session will take place on Tuesday, August 27th at 6:00pm at the Rec Center Room 201.

Originator: Jamie Kemp            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Rec Sports Programming 


Introduction to Cross-Cultural Research
This graduate level course provides an introduction to empirical research from a cross-cultural perspective.

Originator: Jennifer Rojas-McWhinney            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Academic 


Accepting Applications for the Institute for Inclusive Excellence
The TLPDC in collaboration with the Division of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion and the Center for Global Communication is pleased to announce that applications are being accepted for the 2019-2020 Institute for Inclusive Excellence.

Originator: Erika Brooks-Hurst            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Academic * Departmental 


Receive Social and Behavioral Sciences CORE credit with VPA 2310
Expand your understanding of interdisciplinary approaches to arts research while fulfilling the Social and Behavioral Sciences Core requirement! Available in Fall 2019.

Originator: David Sears            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Academic 


Raider Red wants YOU to go to RAIDER ROUNDUP!
Join us for FREE WHATABURGER, LIVE MUSIC AND MORE!

Originator: Cori Hancock            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Departmental * Student Organization 


Women of TTU – Do you want to learn skills to defend yourself? Register for RAD!
The RAD Training (Rape Aggression Defense) consists of a FREE 9 hour course which includes educational instruction on personal safety and physical defense tactics.

Originator: Kelsey Lueck            Posted On :   8/16/2019
Departmental * Student Organization 


GRADUATE & PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL FAIR - SEPTEMBER 11 FROM 12 PM TO 3 PM
Interested in graduate, law or professional school? The Texas Tech University Career Center invites you to attend the Graduate & Professional School Fair, Wednesday, September 11 from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Student Union Building (SUB).

Originator: Monica Gomez            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


MOCKTAIL PARTY! SEPTEMBER 24TH 5 P.M. – 7 P.M.
Learn to navigate professional social gatherings! Each semester, the University Career Center offers students the opportunity to learn invaluable insights into a typical professional networking reception!

Originator: Monica Gomez            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


This FRIDAY- Free Food, Win Prizes, Get SWAG at Hub City Fest!
Come to the Raidergate parking lot on 8/23 for a street fair welcoming you to the Hub City!

Originator: Paloma Rappa            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization * Orientation 


Join us in celebrating the 2019 Top Techsans
The Texas Tech Alumni Association invites you to the 2019 Top Techsan Luncheon, Sept. 6

Originator: Britta Tye            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Departmental Events * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Child and Dog Activity Study
The ENERGY Lab is looking for youth 8-12 years old with OR without a dog to participate in a research study about children’s physical activity. If you would like the opportunity to earn $40, please email EnergyLabTTU@gmail.com OR call (806) 834-7703.

Originator: Gabriela Lelakowska            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Research 


Responsible Conduct of Research Speaker
Guest Lecturer or Seminar Speaker available to speak to your class or student group on Responsible Conduct of Research.

Originator: Marianne Evola            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Research * Academic 


Individual and Family recovery from Alcohol Use Disorder
A study is being conducted on recovery experiences on family members of a loved-one with an alcohol use disorder as well as their loved-one with the alcohol use disorder.

Originator: Mazie Zielinski            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Research 


Parent/Spouse Study ($25 Compensation)
A study is being conducted to compare parents with adult children or spouse with a spouse who have an alcohol use disorder to parents with adult children or spouse with a spouse who do not.

Originator: Mazie Zielinski            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Research 


SERVE, LEARN, & TRAVEL in New Orleans
TTU Volunteers Needed! Join Raider Service Breaks for a week of service in New Orleans.

Originator: Jacy Proctor            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Academic * Departmental 


Work for Hospitality Services and receive free meals!*
Hospitality Services is hiring at all 22 dining locations across campus and with Top Tier Catering. Earn one free meal just by working a minimum of 3 hours that day! Starting rate is $8.50/hour!

Originator: Dee Nguyen            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Do You Love to Sing? Come sing with The Lubbock Chorale!
The Lubbock Chorale, a 100-member faculty, staff, student, and community choral group, will be holding auditions for the 2019-20 season on Tuesday, August 20 and 27, 2019. Email john.hollins@ttu.edu or call 806-401-1525 to schedule an audition.

Originator: Susan San Francisco            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Arts & Entertainment 


TTU Faculty and Student Ethics Symposium - Call for Papers
The TTU Ethics Center hosts the 4th Annual TTU Faculty, Staff, and Student Ethics Symposium. The TTU Ethics Faculty, Staff and Student Symposium encourages research across disciplines from faculty, staff, and students.

Originator: Lora Lopez            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Academic * Departmental 


DIY First "AED" kits!
Come kick off the school year by making DIY First Aid Kits with Alpha Epsilon Delta, Texas Tech's first and only pre-health honor society!

Originator: Nadine Salem            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Student Organization 


Dive In Movie
Swim over to the TTU Leisure Pool to watch the showing of Captain Marvel! Free with your TTU ID.

Originator: Christian Valles            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Arts & Entertainment 


Apply for Graduate Writing Groups
Graduate Writing Groups support graduate students through long-term research projects. Weekly meetings provide dedicated writing time in a quiet space, accountability advice, and reflection activities. Apply at go.grad.ttu.edu/writinggroup.

Originator: Luke Iantorno            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Academic 


Math Requirement? Take EDIT 2318 a fun Core Math Online course
Solve problems with fun and easy computer animation programs, computational thinking skills, discuss societal and ethical implications of technology. Take EDIT 2318 Computing and Information Technology an online core Math Requirement course.

Originator: Teresa Blodgett            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Academic 


Latinx Mental Health & Resiliency Youth Ambassadors Program
Do you know an adolescent who wants to help Latinx youth and families, improve the mental health and well-being of others, and has an interest in having their voice heard?

If you answered "yes", this program may interest this adolescent!


Originator: Maria Sanchez            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Departmental * Student Organization 


Research study: 16-Week Weight Loss Program
Seeking research subjects for 16-week weight loss study. Total possible compensation $310. ALL learn practical weight loss strategies. Some receive FDA approved medicine for weight loss. Call/email if interested: 806-742-5194, bmtrlab@ttu.edu.

Originator: Sharmin Akter            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Research 


Brisket and Bluegrass!
FREE brisket and Bluegrass music featuring The Family Sowell!!

Originator: Shannon Keith            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 


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 :   8/19/2019
Lectures & Seminars * Departmental 


Texas Tech High Riders Information Sessions
Have you ever wondered who rings the Tech Victory Bells after a Tech Women Athletics win? Come out to a High Rider info session Tuesday, August 20 or Thursday, August 22 at 7:30 PM in the Canyon Room in Human Sciences to find out more about us!

Originator: Maritza Ramirez            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Student Organization 


Grad student interested in integrating your faith and academics?
Fill out our Doodle poll to set our Fall meeting time: https://doodle.com/poll/txp28as557st48g4
Contact Anh.M.Tran@ttu.edu@ttu.edu for more information about our weekly meetings, or about being added to our email list!


Originator: Amber Benet            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Student Organization 


Adobe Informational Session on August 29, 2pm—4pm
The TTU IT Division invites the TTU community to an Adobe informational session on Thursday, August 29, 2pm—4pm.

Originator: IT Events            Posted On :   8/20/2019
IT Announcements 


Communication Training Center Signature Workshops—Reserve Your Spot Today
CTC Workshops to resume on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the fall months beginning September 3.

Originator: Karen Preiss            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Lectures & Seminars 


Men and Women Needed for Interval Exercise Study
Men and women are needed to participate in research that will study the effect of a single bout of high-intensity interval exercise on blood pressure and brain blood flow.

Originator: Joaquin Gonzales            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Research 


Free therapy group for adult children of alcoholics / addiction
Starting in the Fall Semester, the TTU Student Counseling Center will offer a therapy group for children who grew up in families with alcohol or drug use. The group will be confidential, on campus, and open for currently enrolled students.

Originator: John Purcell            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Lectures & Seminars 


Fall 2019 Course: CHIN4301 Chinese Character and Calligraphy
Do you want to study the oracle bone scripts (the origins of Chinese characters) and practice Chinese calligraphy? This course will be taught in English.

Originator: Yanlin Wang            Posted On :   8/16/2019
Academic 


Female STEM majors needed – earn up to $60!
Female research participants are needed for a study to inform the creation of materials and activities for Texas Tech’s STEM-based summer camp programs for girls.

Originator: Phoenix Crane            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Research 


LATINX UNDERGRADUATE PARTICIPANTS NEEDED! $5 GIFT CARD!
Undergraduate Latina/os of Mexican descent between the ages of 18-25 are needed to participate in a study on academic, depression, and family support outcomes. Participants will receive a $5 gift card from Amazon.

Originator: Amber Lopez            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Research 


Calling All Singers! -- Techtones A Cappella is Hosting Auditions
We are looking for talented vocalists, dancers and beatboxers! Auditions will take place from September 13th-15th. To sign up for an audition slot, please visit: https://bit.ly/techtonesauditions


Originator: Kennedy Miller            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Student Organization 


Tai Chi for pain management of knee osteoarthritis
Research participants needed for a new study “Tai Chi for pain management of knee osteoarthritis”, led by Dr. Leslie Shen, Professor of Pathology, TTUHSC, Lubbock campus.

Originator: Jason Lee            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Research 


Conducting Human Subject Research and needing help with the IRB Process?
The Human Research Protection Program offers group or class presentations to faculty members or students. To schedule a presentation, contact our office at hrpp@ttu.edu or 806-742-2064.

Originator: April Ortegon            Posted On :   8/16/2019
Research 


Are you a Latina looking for other Latinas?
If you want to be a part of a sorority that focuses on community service, empowering women and mentoring the youth then Gamma Alpha Omega Sorority Inc' is for you!

Originator: Gabriela Nunez            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Student Organization 


We can help you achieve the LPC/Humanities CORE Credit
Check out WS 2300, Intro to Women's Studies, online or face-to-face.

Originator: Tricia Earl            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Academic 


Need a Ride Home for Thanksgiving or Winter Break?
Catch a bus home to Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Austin, or El Paso* (*Thanksgiving only)

Originator: Christine Self            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Departmental 


Fall 2019 MWF CMS110: dance, music, health, wellness: OPEN TO ALL
Dance Practices for Musicians, Fall 2019; open to all students, all levels of experience.


Originator: Chris Smith            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Lectures & Seminars 


Fall 2019 course, open to UG/grad: Constructs in Ethnomusicology
Music, movement, culture, and meaning from around the world--study it all in Fall 2019
No formal music training required


Originator: Chris Smith            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Lectures & Seminars 


ARE YOU READY TO JOIN THE ELEGANT SAVAGES ORCHESTRA?
winds, brass, strings, percussion, rhythm, SATB vocals, dancers too: open to participants from across the TTU/LBK community. Not Your Classical Orchestra!

Originator: Chris Smith            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Lectures & Seminars 


Music of Frank Zappa: Fall 2019 (UG/grad, all majors)
The Dangerous Kitchen, if it's not one thing it's another...

Originator: Chris Smith            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Lectures & Seminars 


OLLI Presents “Member Orientation” August 21 at 2:00 & 5:30 p.m.
OLLI Presents “New and Prospective Member Orientation” August 21 at 2:00 and 5:30 p.m. at Texas Tech Plaza (1901 University Avenue).
FREE for anyone 50 years and older. Questions? Call 806-742-6554.


Originator: Tina Crowson            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


OLLI Presents “OLLI Book Club” August 22 at 2:00 p.m.
OLLI Presents “OLLI Book Club: ‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime’ by Mark Haddon” August 22 at 2:00 p.m. at Texas Tech Plaza.
Cost FREE for OLLI members. Must enroll at www.olli.ttu.edu. Questions? Call 806-742-6554.


Originator: Tina Crowson            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at TTU Fall 2019 Kickoff Event
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Texas Tech University’s Fall 2019 Kickoff Event at 5:30 p.m. at the Museum of TTU in the Sculpture Court and Auditorium.
Cost $20. Must enroll at www.olli.ttu.edu. Questions? Call 806-742-6554.


Originator: Tina Crowson            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Women's Equality Day - #Tweetchat
The observance of Women’s Equality Day not only commemorates the passage of the 19th Amendment in 1920, but also calls attention to women’s continuing efforts toward full equality.

Originator: Tricia Earl            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Academic * Departmental 


Raider Red Meats is Hiring
Raider Red Meats is Hiring Student Assistants

Originator: Adrian Rodriguez            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


XSEDE HPC Workshop: MPI - Sept 3-4, 2019
The High Performance Computing Center is hosting a remote classroom for September's XSEDE HPC Workshop Series on MPI. This workshop is intended to give C and Fortran programmers a hands-on introduction to MPI programming.

Originator: Chris Turner            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Research * Lectures & Seminars * Academic 


FOLK DANCE: "Le Grand Bal" Movie Watch Party
Come check out this great contemporary music & dance idiom

Originator: Chris Smith            Posted On :   8/15/2019
Arts & Entertainment 


Interested in modeling for the School of Art?
The School of Art is currently seeking male models for our Advanced Drawing and Painting classes.

Originator: Brittany Moore            Posted On :   8/15/2019
Academic * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


TTU Surplus Warehouse Closed
TTU Surplus Warehouse will be closed until further notice.

Originator: Todd Smith            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Departmental 


Join the Vernacular Music Center!
INVITATION to new and returning students to participate in the activities of the Texas Tech University Vernacular Music Center.

Originator: Tess Greenlees            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Arts & Entertainment 


Start Your Day Off Right with Texas Tech Public Media
FREE Back to School Coffee

Originator: Rebekah Ivey            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental 


August Pledge Week Now on KTTZ-TV
Support Your Local PBS!

Originator: Rebekah Ivey            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental Events 


PreLaw Social: Pizza with PreLaw
TTU PreLaw Program is providing FREE pizza and a chance to get to know other PreLaw students just like you!

Originator: Kinsee Tumlinson            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Academic * Departmental 


Please join us on our Study Tour Abroad program to Europe next summer 2020!
Study Tour Program to Europe visiting some of the Europe's most exciting cities: London, Paris, Florence, and Rome.

Originator: Hugo Garcia-Gonzalez            Posted On :   8/16/2019
Academic 


Fall 2019 course: Beginning Chinese language CHIN1501
Do you know learning Chinese language will improve your job prospects in the government and many businesses?

Originator: Yanlin Wang            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Academic 


Fall 2019 Course: CHIN1502 Beginning Chinese Language II (Hybrid Course)
5 Credits = 3 hours classroom instruction + 2 hours online instruction. Continue to learn Chinese language both online and in the classroom

Originator: Yanlin Wang            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Academic 


Undergraduate Hispanic Media Course in Fall '19
Exploration of Hispanic-oriented media in the United States
from historical and contemporary perspectives. Meets MW 4-5:20 in the CoMC building.


Originator: Kenton Wilkinson            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Academic 


See you at the Rec Thursday for the Total Rec Experience!
Come check out the FREE! Total Rec Experience at Rec Sports Thursday from 1:30pm - 4:30pm. Free giveaways, archery tag, ducky races and more! Part of Raider Welcome.

Originator: Scott Layher            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Arts & Entertainment * Athletics * Departmental 


Are you a grad student planning to teach?
Enroll in FCSE 6343: University Teaching
offered in the College of Human Sciences.


Originator: Ashlee Murden            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Academic 


TTU Personal Trainers and CrossFit Coaches Needed
TTU Fitness and Wellness is hiring Personal trainers and CrossFit coaches for fall 2019!

Originator: Joshua Geesling            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Student Organization * Rec Sports Programming 


String Orchestra is recruiting!
TTU String Orchestra is a friendly group for all string players - non-music majors and music majors!

First rehearsal 29 August; a lot of exciting projects lined up this semester! Check out our website and facebook page for more information!


Originator: Theo Vinden            Posted On :   8/19/2019
Arts & Entertainment 


New Transportation & Parking Services Hours
Transportation & Parking Services is now open weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Originator: Stacy Stockard            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Departmental 


Student Driver Positions Available
Looking for a daytime job? Love to drive? Come work for a new Transportation & Parking Services project!

Originator: Stacy Stockard            Posted On :   8/20/2019
Student Employment/Career Opportunities