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Free Tutoring for Students in Housing
Free tutoring for on-campus residents, right in your hall! We can help you edit final papers, or study for your next exam. Stop by one of our locations around campus, Sunday – Wednesday, from 7 – 10 pm or visit

Originator: Alex Kissel            Posted On :   12/9/2019

Back to campus early? Check out these FUN and FREE events!
Raiders! Make plans to be back to campus for FUN and FREE events just for you!

Originator: Rustyroger David            Posted On :   12/9/2019
Arts & Entertainment * Faculty/Staff Organization * Student Organization 

Interested in contributing to research on self-harm and suicide?
The Tracking Risk Over Time Lab does research focused on self-injury, suicidal thoughts, and suicide attempts. We are looking for adults who have had these difficulties in the past year to join our research registry. Click here to learn more.

Originator: Sarah Victor            Posted On :   12/9/2019

Sign-Up for a FREE Training for a body image promotion program.
The Body Project is a group aimed at helping people feel better about their bodies. There will be a FREE training to become a Body Project Group Leader on Feb. 8-9. Contact if you would like to attend!

Originator: Zohal Heidari            Posted On :   12/9/2019
Lectures & Seminars 

International Culture Center has multiple facilities rental spaces to hold events such as workshops, meetings, receptions, dinners and parties.

Originator: Elizabeth Espino            Posted On :   12/9/2019

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 :   12/9/2019

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 :   12/9/2019

Retirement Reception Honoring Lucy Lanotte
After 21 years of service Lucy Lanotte is retiring from Texas Tech University.

Originator: LaDonna Johnson            Posted On :   12/9/2019

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 :   12/9/2019

Want to pitch your idea in TTU's own "Shark Tank" event?
Pitch your idea for a chance to win $10,000 in TTU's own "Shark Tank" event!

Originator: Taysha Williams            Posted On :   12/9/2019

We are seeking undergraduate Hispanic/Latina women who are STEM majors for a PAID study to inform the creation of materials and activities for Texas Tech’s STEM-based summer camp programs for girls. Earn up to $60! Click to see if you are eligible!

Originator: Daniela Calderon            Posted On :   12/9/2019

Are you interested in your Life, Love, and Money?
Yes! PFI 1305 - Life, Love, and Money focuses on YOUR 3 most important decisions! Come and learn how you can invest in your life, love, and money for the greatest returns!

Originator: Jennifer Wilson            Posted On :   12/9/2019

Have an unpaid parking citation dismissed with Toys for Tickets!
From Nov. 25 to Dec. 11, bring a new, unwrapped toy of at least the value of your unpaid parking citation to the Transportation & Parking Services office in exchange for your citation's dismissal as part of the 12th annual Toys for Tickets program!

Originator: Stacy Stockard            Posted On :   12/9/2019
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental 

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,

Originator: Afrina Rimu            Posted On :   12/9/2019

World Heritage Class
Are you a graduate student interested in the preservation and management of our world’s natural and cultural heritage? If so maybe the class World Heritage sites 7000-004 (CRN 44967) will fit into your Spring 2020 academic schedule.

Originator: Daniel Tyler            Posted On :   12/9/2019

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 :   12/9/2019

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 :   12/9/2019
Research * Academic 

TTU Surplus Warehouse Sale
TTU Surplus Warehouse will have a Sale on December 11th.

Originator: Todd Smith            Posted On :   12/9/2019

Call for Submissions for President’s Engaged Scholarship Awards Program
University Outreach and Engagement is now accepting submissions from Texas Tech faculty for the President’s Excellence in Engaged Scholarship Award and the President’s Emerging Engaged Scholarship Award.

Originator: Katie Howell            Posted On :   12/9/2019
Research * Academic * Departmental 

Call for Proposals for 3rd Annual Regional Engaged Scholarship Symposium
University Outreach and Engagement is seeking proposals for the Regional Engaged Scholarship Symposium to be held on April 2, 2020.

Originator: Katie Howell            Posted On :   12/9/2019
Research * Academic * Departmental 

Looking for a fun, hands-on class in spring?
Check out ENGL 3350 Topics in Book History! In this hands-on course, we'll print on an old press, make quill pens, ask what ebooks mean for the future of reading, and learn what books as objects can teach us.

Originator: Marta Kvande            Posted On :   12/9/2019

Competitive Scholarship DUE Feb 1st
It is not too early to start preparing materials for upcoming scholarships offered by Women's & Gender Studies. Scholarships are available to all undergraduate and graduate students.

Originator: Tricia Earl            Posted On :   12/9/2019
Academic * Departmental 

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Seeking Art from Grad Students for Juried Exhibition!
The Humanities Center and Landmark Arts are seeking visual art contributions from Texas Tech graduate students for a Spring semester exhibition on the theme of Justice.

Originator: MICHAEL T Borshuk            Posted On :   12/9/2019

New Group Exercise Classes Spring 2020!
Texas Tech Rec Sports is bringing in new classes to help reduce stress, have fun and work towards a healthier lifestyle for students, faculty and staff! Check out the rec sports page for more information.

Originator: Brittany Dennis            Posted On :   12/9/2019
Rec Sports Programming 

Retirement reception honoring Linda Estes, Thursday, Dec. 12 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Communication Services conference room.

Originator: Judy Keesee            Posted On :   12/9/2019
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 

Fall 2020- Spring 2021 Continuing Student Scholarship is Now OPEN!!!
The deadline for the 2019-2020 Continuing Student Scholarship app is February 1, 2020.

Originator: Samantha Berumen            Posted On :   12/9/2019

Hours of Operation During Finals

Originator: LISA Gould            Posted On :   12/6/2019
Academic * Departmental 

SPRING 2020: “Special Topics in Historical Performance - J.S. Bach”
Playing and hearing the music of the greatest of the Baroque masters

Originator: Chris Smith            Posted On :   12/9/2019
Lectures & Seminars 

Spring 2020 course: Music in the United States
An intensive, topics-oriented survey of music and musical life in the Americas. Open to Grad/UG students from across the LBK campus.

Originator: Chris Smith            Posted On :   12/9/2019
Lectures & Seminars 

Creating the Critical Listener – The Caribbean Basin
Music, dance, folklore, cultural history, and a Maymester field trip to TTU COSTA RICA!

Originator: Chris Smith            Posted On :   12/9/2019
Lectures & Seminars 

Spring 2020 "Dance Practices for Musicians"
open to all students, all levels of experience. Dance, health & wellness, music.

Originator: Chris Smith            Posted On :   12/9/2019
Lectures & Seminars 

RECRUITING for the TTU Celtic Ensemble & Elegant Savages Orchestra
Winter retreat and jump-start rehearsal: no-obligation introduction Jan 12 1-5pm

Originator: Chris Smith            Posted On :   12/9/2019
Arts & Entertainment 

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 :   12/9/2019

Science by the Glass with Dr. Katharine Hayhoe!
Come join TTU's Climate Center Tuesday, Dec. 10 for Science by the Glass at Local Bar and Grill on Broadway! Come enjoy food, drinks and a talk with Dr. Katharine Hayhoe! Bring your friends and come as early as 5 p.m!

Originator: Mariann Pruett            Posted On :   12/9/2019
Lectures & Seminars * Academic * Departmental 

BASW/MSW Program
Interested in changing the world? Want to make an impact in social justice, policy making and working with individuals?

Originator: Vecelia Mann            Posted On :   12/9/2019

Ask Santa for Spain Study Abroad this summer
May 15-June 8. English 2305: Introduction to Poetry: Dr. John Poch

Originator: John Poch            Posted On :   12/9/2019

ORS Annual Open House
Annual Research Services Open House - December 9th 2:30-4:00pm

Originator: Brittney Moore            Posted On :   12/9/2019

Last Chance for Fall 2019! Study on Video Games & Nostalgia ($5, 30 minutes)
Looking to get a quick break during finals week? Researchers in TTU College of Media and Communication are seeking TTU staff, faculty, and students for paid, 30-minute video game sessions. Details:

Originator: Nick Bowman            Posted On :   12/9/2019