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Reminder: Microsoft Ending Support for Internet Explorer 11
On June 15, 2022, Microsoft will begin phasing out support for Internet Explorer 11. Update your systems now!

Originator: IT Help Central            Posted On :   5/16/2022
IT Announcements * Departmental 


Reminder: Network Backbone Enhancement - Network Connections Impacted
Telecommunications will perform maintenance on Tuesday, 5/17, from 12 am to 1 am CDT. During this time, TTU wired and wireless connections, including e.911 emergency services, may be intermittently unavailable.

Originator: IT Help Central            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Employee Announcements * Student Announcements 


Leadership 2.0 Training for Managers/Supervisors
Most employees feel they do not receive the proper feedback to grow, develop, or gain skills. Leaders want their teams to grow but cannot find the words. An ineffective team member lingers too long. Sound familiar? We can help.

Originator: Kailey Kilcrease            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Academic * Departmental 


Positive Youth Development Study: Participants needed!
We are a team of researchers interested in the development of young people. We would like to invite you to participate in a study that examines how youth strengths and resources in their context are related to different indicators of well-being.



Originator: Rula Zaru            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Research 


Do you have a 2 ½ to 7-year-old child with challenging behaviors?
Do you worry about how to manage your child’s difficult behaviors? Parent Child Interaction Therapy might be right for you and your family! We currently offer FREE TELEHEALTH. Contact Jesseca Jackson; 806-834-2483; jesseca.jackson@ttu.edu

Originator: Jessica Jackson            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Departmental 


Child Activity Study
The ENERGY Lab is looking for youth 8-12 years old 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 Gabriela.lelakowska@ttu.edu OR call (630) 440-4748.

Originator: Gabriela Lelakowska            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Research 


DATING LIFE QUESTIONNAIRE FOR ADULTS WITH AUTISM AND NEUROTYPICAL ADULTS
Below is a survey to study the social dating life of adults with or without autism during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you are 18 years old or older, please take this survey. We want to hear your voice on how dating has affected you.

Originator: Carlos Castaneda            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Research 


Staff Writing Group
The Texas Tech Staff Writing Group is an online space where we can come together for an hour of focused, distraction-free writing.

Originator: Kailey Kilcrease            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Faculty/Staff Organization * HR Talent Development 


TechAnnounce: TTU Annual Property Inventory Certifications due June 30th
Do not wait until June 30 to begin certifying departmental inventory

Originator: Roxanne Buchanan            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Departmental 


Fall 2022 -- Enroll in MUTH 5325: Music Cognition
Expand your understanding of the sensory and cognitive principles underlying many of the world’s musical traditions with MUTH 5325: Music Cognition. Satisfies the foundational course requirement of the graduate certificate in Music Cognition.

Originator: David Sears            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Academic 


Core Lab Science Online- BIOL 1113 & BIOL 1305 - Summer II
Fulfill one lab science core requirement summer II from home, with an asynchronous, fully online version of Ecology and Environmental Problems (BIOL1305-D31) and Environmental Problems Lab (BIOL1113-D01)

Originator: Deborah Carr            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Academic 


Keep Your Kids Active This Summer!
Register your child for UREC Youth Summer Sports Camp TODAY! For registration info visit www.bit.ly/ttusportscamp.

Originator: Brett Jackson            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Departmental * Rec Sports Programming 


Fulbright Grant Writing Workshop May 16th 1pm-2pm- for Faculty & Staff/Admin
The Office of International Affairs will be hosting a Fulbright Scholar Grant Writing Workshop for faculty and staff/administrators (via zoom) on May 16th 1pm-2pm.

Originator: Elizabeth Trejos-Castillo            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Research * Academic 


Summer Camp Now Open
Spring into summer camp with us!
Registration for all of our summer camps is now OPEN.


Originator: Samantha LaRaia            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Arts & Entertainment 


CROSS-CULTURAL RESEARCH METHODS Online Course / Fall 2022
Course:
HDFS 5353 Issues and Research in Human Development and Family Studies: Cross-Cultural Research Methods

Online only.


Originator: Elizabeth Trejos-Castillo            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Academic 


Advertising on Social Media
Learn the difference between Google vs. Instagram vs. Facebook advertising in this training. By the end of this, you will learn how to set up and run your own ads.

Originator: Ashlie Wilkinson            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Departmental * Small Business Development Center 


Join us for our Book Club on The Slight Edge
The Slight Edge is a way of thinking, a way of processing information that enables you to make the daily choices that will lead you to the success and happiness you desire.


Originator: Kailey Kilcrease            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Faculty/Staff Organization * HR Talent Development 


Summer 2022 Important Information
Student Business Services has a list of Important Information for Summer 2022.

Originator: Kyndal Clendennen            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Departmental 


Seeking families to spend time with horses for research!
Children with current obesity, ages 9-13, and their primary caregivers may be eligible to participate, and no previous horse experience is required.

Originator: Tristen Hefner            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Research 


Now Hiring: Graduate Assistant for Alcohol & Other Drug Prevention
The Graduate Student Assistant will assist with the facilitation, development, and implementation of the Raider Restart program. Interested candidates can email rise@ttu.edu for an application.

Originator: Haley Wallace            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Now Hiring: Student Assistant for Marketing & Promotion
The Student Assistant will design graphics for print, social media, digital advertising, and promotional items. Interested candidates can email rise@ttu.edu for an application.

Originator: Haley Wallace            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Sam's Place at the SUB open this week for retail & Grab-N-Go food options only
Sam's Place at the SUB is open this week for retail and Grab-N-Go options only.

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Arts & Entertainment 


Mental Health First Aid - May 12 & 24
RISE and the Office of the Dean of Students are hosting Mental Health First Aid on May 12 and 24. Cost is free and lunch is provided. This is open to faculty, staff, and students. To register, or get more information, email Brittany.Todd@ttu.edu.

Originator: Haley Wallace            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Arts & Entertainment * Lectures & Seminars * Departmental 


Hospitality Services is hiring for fall 2022
Secure a job for the fall with Hospitality Services. Positions with Marketing, Office Administration, Dining Location, and Top Tier Catering available! Apply now at http://www.depts.ttu.edu/hospitality/jobs.php.

Originator: Dee Nguyen            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


The 2022-2023 Faculty C-Startup grant applications are open until May 27th!
Calling all faculty! Apply to Faculty C-Startup for a chance to win a $2,500 grant! Applications close May 27th!

Originator: Kat Dankesreiter            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Academic 


New carpet coming to Library’s ground floor
There may temporarily be noise and dust on the ground floor when new carpet is installed mid-May.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Academic * Departmental 


Stacks construction project underway in Library
Fifth floor of the stacks will be unavailable while the space is remodeled. Stay tuned – new and improved study space is on the way!

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Academic * Departmental 


SUB Maintenance May 16-21
Restrooms on the West side of the building will be unavailable May 16-21 due to maintenance. Sam's Place will be open for retail sales only. All other SUB dining locations closed due to maintenance.

Originator: Autumn Arthur            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Departmental 


SHARP Study
Undergraduate students in romantic relationships for 3+ months needed to participate in a research study. Participants will be entered into a drawing for a $25 Amazon gift card. Link: https://ttupsych.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_b3C2k5hbmNwTriS

Originator: Katie Himes            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Research 


Join IT TeamWeb! - Full Time Position Available
Want to help improve TTU web sites? Have an interest in making web sites accessible to everyone? Like working with data and helping others understand web analytics? Come join IT TeamWeb as a IT Support Senior Specialist!

Originator: Carlene Kelly            Posted On :   5/16/2022
IT Announcements * Departmental 


HERstory II: The Legal History of Chinese American Women
During the month of May, the Libraries will showcase an exhibit of images covering the history of Chinese American Women in the U.S. from 1912 to 2020. Join us for a Zoom discussion with the curator tomorrow.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Arts & Entertainment * Academic * Departmental 


Women’s Decision Making in Infidelity – Participants Needed - $20 Gift Card
The Couple, Marriage, and Family Therapy program is conducting a study on women’s decision-making while engaging in infidelity. Participants must be at least 18-years old, have engaged in infidelity, and identify as a woman.

Originator: Emily Janes            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Research 


If you're an international student, please fill out this online survey
This is a short 5-minute survey developed to collect data about healthcare systems around the world.
To fill out survey use this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/RDGXVVF


Originator: Akshata Balghare            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Research 


WORLD MUSIC seminar: all majors welcome
Fall 2022, open to Grad/UG from across the TTU campus, TR 9:30-10:50am. All welcome, and please pass the word!

Originator: Chris Smith            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Lectures & Seminars 


Musics of the African Diaspora, Fall 2022
Fall 2022, open to Grad/UG from across the TTU campus, TR 12:30-1:50pm. All welcome, and please pass the word!

Originator: Chris Smith            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Arts & Entertainment * Lectures & Seminars 


Singers, players, dancers, cosplayers, gamers: Celtic Ensemble wants YOU!
The TTU Celtic Ensemble is recruiting for Fall 2022! Seeking singers, players, dancers, cosplayers, gamers, coders, LARPers, actors, and denizens of the High, Middle, and Lower Realms!

Originator: Chris Smith            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Arts & Entertainment * Lectures & Seminars 


Staff Senate Elections
Staff Senate Elections are now live! This is your chance to elect colleagues that will represent your needs to Staff Senate! Elections will close at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, May 18.

Originator: Ben Chamness            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Faculty/Staff Organization 


Need an online course for fall? Try Witches, Bruxas, & Black Magic!
Topics discussed include ritual, symbolism, mythology, altered states of consciousness, and healing, as well as syncretism, change, and the social roles of these beliefs and practices.

Originator: Aimee Cameron            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Academic 


Vascular Health and Muscle Function Study
Men and women over 50 years old needed for research study evaluating blood vessel function, muscular strength and physical performance.

Originator: Katharine Dillon            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Research 


TTU Chinese Language and Culture Summer Camp
Give young children a chance to learn a foreign language in the critical language period! Expose the children to Chinese culture.

Originator: Yanlin Wang            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Arts & Entertainment * Academic 


Fall 2022: CHIN3306 Chinese Culture (Asynchronous Online Course)
Explore Chinese culture and civilization which has lasted for over 5,000 years. Take a fully online course to meet the multicultural requirement.

Originator: Yanlin Wang            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Academic 


A Beginning Course in Chinese language CHIN1501: Fall 2022
Do you know learning Chinese language will improve your job prospects in the government and many businesses?

Originator: Yanlin Wang            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Academic 


New Fall 2022 Undergraduate Courses
New Fall 2022 Undergraduate Courses


Originator: Samantha Luna            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Academic 


VOLUNTEER AS AN ACTOR on JUNE 6th for a City of Lubbock Training Exercise
School of Theatre & Dance is looking for volunteer actors June 6th from 730-12noon. No Experience Necessary. Free lunch provided. See post for details. Save lives with theatre.

Originator: Mallory Prucha            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Departmental 


METH GATORS, FOREVER CHEMICALS AND VAMPIRE STEROIDS
ENTX 3301 for Fall 2022. Are you interested in learning about how illicit drugs end up in alligators, how teflon is in the water, or how anabolic steroids change to become active at night? Get a minor in Environmental Toxicology and find out!

Originator: Jordan Crago            Posted On :   5/13/2022
Academic 


CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE SECURITY TRAINING-SUMMER WORKSHOPS
Critical Infrastructure Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) and cyber-physical security. CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE SECURITY TRAINING PROGRAMS FOR INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS AND UNIVERSITY STUDENTS-SUMMER WORKSHOPS

Originator: Tracie McClaran            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Academic * Departmental 


Student Org Reinstatement Training
This is for student organizations who have not met their annual trainings and would like to become re-active.

Originator: Ashlee Faires            Posted On :   5/17/2022
Student Organization 


Need a Summer JOB? We need YOU!!
We are looking for enthusiastic student workers to help us out this summer for Red Raider Orientation.

Originator: Rosa Testini            Posted On :   5/13/2022
Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Interested in Korean Cinema? Take CMLL 2306 this summer!
CMLL 2306 Korean Cinema is offered online in Summer 1 (June 1- July 2, 2022). It will be taught in English. Come and learn Korean culture through K-dramas and Korean films!

Originator: Meixiu Zhang            Posted On :   5/14/2022
Academic 


Research Participants Needed (Earn $10)
We are seeking college students, aged 18-21 and diagnosed with a chronic illness (e.g., diabetes, obesity, cancer, hypertension, asthma, arthritis) to participate in our research study on mood, behavior, and health.

Originator: Caroline Cummings            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Research 


Research participants needed Thursday (receive $20 Amazon gift card)
Interested in participating in a study about brain and behavior? Enroll now! Please see updated inclusion criteria.

Originator: Caroline Cummings            Posted On :   5/16/2022
Research