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Recognize outstanding staff members at Texas Tech!
Texas Tech invites you to nominate outstanding staff members who have demonstrated excellence, leadership, and exemplary service for a Distinguished Staff Award.

Originator: Kristen Grant            Posted On :   5/29/2018
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff 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 :   5/29/2018
Academic 


Satisfy TWO CORE REQUIREMENTS AT THE SAME TIME with VPA 2301 in Summer or Fall
Expand your understanding of the role of the arts in society by taking VPA 2301 while fulfilling both the Language/Philosophy/Culture Core and the Multicultural graduation requirement! Summer I and Fall sections available.

Originator: David Sears            Posted On :   5/28/2018
Academic 


Enroll in a new course for Fall 2018 -- VPA 5300: The Arts as (Big!) Data
How might computers help us to discover the stylistic features that distinguish Shakespeare from Marlowe? Expand your understanding of the emerging role played by corpus-driven methods in arts research with VPA 5300: The Arts as (Big!) Data.

Originator: David Sears            Posted On :   5/28/2018
Academic 


Discuss the Role of Government in a Free Society
Undergraduate students from any major may apply for an extracurricular, non-credit reading group during the fall 2018 semester. Participants receive a $1,000 scholarship upon completion of the program. The application deadline is June 1.

Originator: Amanda Smith            Posted On :   5/28/2018
Academic 


Environmental Sustainability - Fall '18 - Online Graduate Course BIOL 6360-D01
Environmental Sustainability is being offered Fall 2018 as an online elective for graduate students across all related fields.

Originator: Deborah Carr            Posted On :   5/29/2018
Academic 


Environmental Problems Summer II Online Core Science BIOL 1113 and BIOL 1305
Fulfill part of your core science requirement this summer online, with an online version of BIOL 1305 - D01 Ecology and Environmental Problems and BIOL 1113 - D31 Environmental Problems Lab

Originator: Deborah Carr            Posted On :   5/29/2018
Academic 


Making Accessible Documents Webinar
On June 5, 10:00 am to 12:00 p.m. CST there will be a free accessibility webinar, focusing on Word and PDF. This workshop will introduce you to the steps needed to make documents accessible to those who utilize assistive technology.

Originator: Timothy Howard            Posted On :   5/28/2018
Lectures & Seminars * Academic 


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 :   5/29/2018
Academic 


New Service Learning Course this fall 2018 on International Migration
Want to learn about International Migration and also participate in a Service Learning Course? Don't miss this great opportunity and enroll in SOC 3300-002 Special Topics in Sociology: International Migration course this coming Fall

Originator: Nadia Flores            Posted On :   5/29/2018
Academic 


Check Out HR's New Summer Training Series!
Human Resources is offering three sets of training's this summer for staff and faculty who are interested in personal and professional development.

Originator: Kristen Grant            Posted On :   5/29/2018
Academic * Departmental 


XSEDE HPC Workshop: Summer Boot Camp - June 4-7, 2018
The High Performance Computing Center is hosting a remote classroom for June’s XSEDE Workshop Series: Summer Boot Camp. This 4 day event will include MPI, OpenMP, OpenACC and accelerators.

Originator: Chris Turner            Posted On :   5/28/2018
Academic 


FSCI 2308 Forensic Science Course: Summer II 2018!
This is the required course if you would like to pursue the Forensic Science Minor. Course is built for all backgrounds, giving an overview of the real CSI process.

Originator: Paola Prada            Posted On :   5/29/2018
Academic 


WS 4399 Seminar Offered (Fall 2018)
Probe your chosen career path. Ponder depictions of knowledge from several perspectives. Connect media in many disciplines to your lived experiences. Enhance your global competencies while increasing your analytical and critical thinking skills.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   5/25/2018
Academic * Departmental 


Add on a Graduate Certificate in Women's & Gender Studies
Are you interested in interdisciplinary studies? Want to learn more about how the influences of gender impact the lives of women and men?

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   5/25/2018
Academic * Departmental 


Play golf and earn a PFW credit.
Enjoy playing golf at the Rawls course this summer while earning a PFW credit. Clubs and balls are furnished.

Originator: Donna Torres            Posted On :   5/25/2018
Academic 


RE: GENERAL PSYCH (PSY 1300) CORE COURSE OFFERING in SUMMER I
The Department of Psychological Sciences is offering a section of General Psychology (PSY 1300) in Summer I that is open for enrollment. Classes start soon!

Originator: Amelia Littlefield            Posted On :   5/25/2018
Academic 


Get your Fine Arts core class done over the summer!
Music in Western Civilization is being offered over the summer!

Originator: Stephanie Rizvi-Stewart            Posted On :   5/25/2018
Academic