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AFISM Newsletter Published for Campus
The March edition of AFISM's Newsletter is available for campus.

Originator: Jill Lindsey            Posted On :   3/1/2018
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Raiders Who Rock Service & Leadership Nominations are OPEN!
Do you know of a Raider who contributes to the community and puts others before themselves? Nominate them for the Community Service & Leadership award!

Originator: Alexis Tiefa            Posted On :   3/1/2018

Must be registered in the semester of graduation

Originator: Pamela Sexton            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Academic * Departmental 

Time and expertise needed!!
The Center for Active Learning and Undergraduate Engagement (CALUE) invites you to participate in the 2018 TTU Undergraduate Research Conference. Reviewer registration is currently open and closes on March 8, 2018.

Originator: Jerylme Robins            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Research * Academic 

Red Bag Alert: Connect Tech is tomorrow!
Hundreds of admitted students will be visiting campus tomorrow, March 2, to learn more about Texas Tech and to experience life as Red Raiders. Look for their red bags and greet them with a smile!

Originator: Patti Douglass            Posted On :   3/1/2018

2018 Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Nominations
Have you worked with an undergraduate researcher who deserves recognition for all their hard work and dedication? If so, please nominate your student for the 2018 TTU Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award.

Originator: Jerylme Robins            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Research * Academic 

Mortar Board exhibit at SWC/SCL
The exhibit “Centennial Celebration of the National Founding of Mortar Board” will be on display until March 14.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Academic * Departmental * Student Organization 

S Designation Applications – DUE Thursday, March 8th
Do you utilize service learning in your courses? Consider designating your service learning course. S Designation applications for the fall 2018 semester are due March 8th.

Originator: Erika Brooks-Hurst            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Academic * Departmental 

Annual IE Award
One TTU department will receive a cash prize of $5,000!

Originator: Betty Thomas            Posted On :   3/1/2018

Spring Time Bash: Comedy Night TONIGHT!!!!!!!
Join the Student Activities Board for Comedy Night TONIGHT! Enjoy performances by Chick-Fil-A Rap comedian Jaron Myers & Wild-N-Out's Darren Brand.

Originator: Ester Garza            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 

Study on Parent-Adolescent Communication about Sexual Assault
We are looking for parents of adolescents ages 10 to 17 for an online study about parents’ communication with their children about sexual assault. The survey takes 30-40 minutes. Participants will be entered for a chance to win 1 of 5 $25 prizes.

Originator: Miriam Lieway            Posted On :   3/1/2018

Join us for Canvas Splatter Paint (TODAY)
Show SAB your inner artist at Canvas Splatter Paint TODAY at 11 am in the SUB North Plaza.

Originator: Moses Duru            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Student Organization 

Finer Womanhood Week March 19-25th
Do you believe a young lady on campus exemplifies the ideals of Scholarship, Service, Sisterhood, or all three? Then nominate her and she could win an award during Finer Womanhood Week hosted by the lovely ladies of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc.!

Originator: Davina Cherian            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Student Organization 

SAB presents: Late Night Movie: Justice League: All In
Join SAB for our showing of Justice League: All In on Thursday March 1 and Friday March 2 at 10pm in the SUB Escondido Theatre. Popcorn and drink with coupon are provided by Hospitality Services.

Originator: Gabrielle Diaz            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 

FREE Academic Coaching & Presentations
Are you a student that needs help preparing for Spring 2018? Are you an on-campus department or faculty member that needs a presentation for a course? The Academic Coaches and Student Presenters at the Learning Center can help!

Originator: Alicia Rosas            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Academic * Departmental 

Double-T College presents: When Disaster Hits Home: The Science of Recovery
When disaster strikes, how do we approach it and recover from it?

Originator: Kaitlyn Hale            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Arts & Entertainment * Lectures & Seminars * Academic 

Students! Please Help TTU Improve Programs and Courses
All graduate and undergraduate TTU students are invited to participate in a data resource for TTU researchers studying academic programs.

Originator: Marianne Evola            Posted On :   3/1/2018

Public Lecture by Distinguished Scholar Deirdre McCloskey - Today
The Free Market Institute welcomes Distinguished Professor Emerita to present 'How We Got Rich — Not What You Think' in the Rawls College of Business today at 5:30 PM. This event is free and open to the TTU community and the general public.

Originator: Amanda Smith            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Lectures & Seminars 

TTU Surplus Warehouse Auction
TTU Surplus Warehouse Auction

Originator: Johnnie Martin            Posted On :   3/1/2018

Webcast: Combating "Predatory" Publishers today
Library to host webcast at 1 p.m. in Room 309.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Academic * Departmental 

Latino/a and Hispanic participants needed! Chance to win a $50 gift card!
Latino/a and Hispanic college students are needed for an online study related to alcohol use, culture, and relationships.

Originator: Samantha Calhoun            Posted On :   3/1/2018

Predatory Publishing workshop March 9
In this Learn @ Your Library workshop, discover how to locate legitimate publishers of your research.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Academic * Departmental 

Opiates In America- Physicians Needed!!
Physicians needed for a 30 minute interview about opioid prescriptions and prescribing methods for undergraduate research!

Originator: Savannah Forsyth            Posted On :   2/25/2018

Call for Proposals: 3rd annual Symposium on Modern Warfare
Now accepting proposals for the 3rd annual Symposium on Modern Warfare. The theme of this year's symposium is Modern Warfare through the Arts and Humanities.

Originator: Andrew Hinton            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Research * Lectures & Seminars * Academic 

Training Rules Film Screening
Former Penn State basketball player Jennifer Harris sues the university and coach Rene Portland for discrimination.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Academic * Departmental 

Book Drive at the Burkhart Center for Autism Education & Research
Drop off new or gently used books for students in need now through March 30th

Originator: Susan Voland            Posted On :   3/1/2018

Undergraduate Symposium on Identity and Resistance in Global Contexts
Register online by March 20th for the upcoming symposium on "Identity and Resistance in Global Contexts":

Originator: Alec Cattell            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Research * Academic 

Join us for Gaming Fun on March 3rd!
FREE Video Gaming and esports event on March 3rd, 12-6 PM in the SUB!

Originator: Dylan Winn            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Student Organization 

Diversity Week
A week dedicated to celebrating and understanding the importance of diversity throughout the community and Texas Tech University. Join student organizations and departments across campus to celebrate diversity all week long!

Originator: Gabrielle Diaz            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 

Pups & Pastries - TODAY
Come relax with certified therapy dogs and free snacks in the English Atrium!

Originator: Eleanor Mode            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental 

International Student Career Forum Events TODAY & 3/8!
Learn, practice and perfect your networking skills through the Career Center and the Office of International Affairs' "Prepare for Networking" event today, March 1! No prior registration required!

Originator: Beth Mora            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 

Dal'Ouna Ensemble Concert - Music from Palestine
A concert and book tour with Ramzi Aburdwan and his musical ensemble from Palestine. The ensemble is joined by international best-selling author Sandy Tolan.

Originator: S Hughes Brinker            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Arts & Entertainment 

Pre-PT Club TTUHSC Cadaver Lab Tour
Interested in physical therapy and getting a tour of the TTUHSC cadaver lab? Here is your opportunity!

Originator: Ileana Hinojosa            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Academic * Student Organization 

ATTN Faculty: Turnitin to be Replaced by SafeAssign
The university will adopt a new tool called SafeAssign, now available in Blackboard, to replace the current plagiarism prevention tool, Turnitin. Turnitin will continue to be available through the spring 2018 semester.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Academic * Departmental 

RISE & TxDOT host Spring Break Kick-off
Join the RISE team and TxDOT today outside the SUB for impaired dodgeball and free prizes as we kick-off the start to Spring Break!

Originator: Joseph Pfund            Posted On :   2/28/2018
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 

Global Vision Awards - Nominations Deadline Extended to 8 March Deadline
The Office of International Affairs invites you to nominate your colleagues for the 2018 Global Vision Awards online this year.
Deadline for nominations is 8 March 2018. Help us celebrate our colleagues whose efforts make us better global citizens!

Originator: Joan Williamson            Posted On :   3/1/2018
Academic * Departmental 

STARS Scholarship Application Now Available!
South Texas Academic Rising Scholars (STARS) is a non-profit organization offering scholarships to students from south and west Texas. The 1819 application is available until 3/31/18 on

Originator: Jennifer Fauls            Posted On :   2/28/2018
Academic * Departmental 

Summer I Class in Commodity Futures Trading & Analysis in Seville, Spain
AAEC 4317--Commodity Futures Trading & Analysis. Scholarships are available. Students will live with host families.

Originator: Emmett Elam            Posted On :   3/1/2018

Employers are offering positions to all majors at the 2018 All-Majors Job Fair!

Originator: Dominique Massey            Posted On :   2/28/2018
Student Employment/Career Opportunities