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AFISM's July Newsletter Available for Campus
The July Edition of AFISM"s Newsletter has been published.

Originator: Jill Lindsey            Posted On :   7/2/2018
Banner News and Tips for Employees 

New and Improved Student Records Training!
All student records training for faculty and staff can now be accessed in one place.

Originator: Jaymie Pierce            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Departmental * Banner News and Tips for Employees 

Must be registered in the semester of graduation

Originator: Pamela Sexton            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Academic * Departmental 

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 :   6/29/2018

Recruiting Research Subjects: Free Body Fat Assessment & up to $20 Compensation
We are seeking research subjects for ONE 2 ½ - 3 hour in-person session looking at comfort during moderate exercise. No blood draw or overnight fast. Free body fat test and up to $20. Call/email if interested: 806-742-5194,

Originator: Shao Hua Chin            Posted On :   7/3/2018

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 :   7/3/2018

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 :   7/3/2018

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 :   7/3/2018

IBM has increased pricing on SPSS Statistics Software
IBM has increased pricing on SPSS Statistics software that will impact new purchases and renewals.

Originator: ITTS Licensing            Posted On :   7/2/2018
IT Announcements 

Open source site Dataverse now available
Texas Tech University’s Dataverse is now available to faculty, staff and graduate students. Dataverse is an open source site hosted by the Texas Data Repository that serves as a small-scale repository for research data.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   7/2/2018
Academic * Departmental 

Research study of the brains of early adolescent male and female children
Your child can be considered to participate in this study if he / she is 10-12 years old. Your child will receive $30 as compensation for participating in this study and will be eligible to win $10 in addition ($40 total).

Originator: Chanaka Kahathuduwa            Posted On :   7/2/2018

Interested in joining a fraternity at TTU? Go through IFC fraternity recruitment! For more information and to register for recruitment, check out:

Originator: Ileana Hinojosa            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Student Organization 

National Science Foundation Regional I-Corps
The I-Corps program is offering a regional program in Lubbock to help teams quickly and effectively validate their commercialization strategy. This provides teams the opportunity to become eligible to apply for a $50,000 I-Corps Team Grant.

Originator: Weston Waldo            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Research * Academic 

"Creating Global Kitchens" Photography Exhibit - Call for Entries
Photographers of all levels are invited to submit work for a new exhibit hosted by the Office of International Affairs called “Creating Global Kitchens”.

Originator: Jan Stogner            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental 

Introduction to Dataverse: An Interactive Walkthrough
Go through the steps to create your own Dataverse in this Learn @ Your Library workshop July 11.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   7/2/2018
Academic * Departmental 

Get your favorite Starbucks® Drinks All Summer Long!
Starbucks® in the Honors Residence Hall is open this summer serving the entire selection of hot and cold drinks, including summer seasonal specials!

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   7/2/2018
Arts & Entertainment 

Chick-fil-A Express® in the RCoBA is open this summer!
Chick-fil-A Express® in the RCoBA is open and serving up your favorite mouth-watering chicken choices this summer!

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Arts & Entertainment 

Visit Einstein Bros® Bagels at RCoBA this Summer!!!
Fresh, delicious bagels and bagel sandwiches are available in the Rawls College of Business Administration all summer long! Einstein Bros® Bagels features a variety of specialty coffees, gourmet bagels and sandwiches for both breakfast and lunch!

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   7/2/2018
Arts & Entertainment 

Raider Exchange at West Village
Raider Exchange at West Village offers students a unique blend of menu choices all summer long for dining in or on the go!

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Arts & Entertainment 

Make a splash at Sam's Place Poolside!
Sam’s Place Poolside is serving up fresh and delicious options right at the REC Center leisure pool all summer long!!!

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Arts & Entertainment 

Participate in a research study
HDFS is recruiting for a research study that examines sleep, self-regulation, and academic achievement. Participants are needed who are healthy, within the ages 18-24, and enrolled as undergraduate students at the Texas Tech University.

Originator: Sherley Bedore            Posted On :   7/2/2018

The Learning Center offers FREE tutoring during Summer I!

Originator: Pat Bohn            Posted On :   7/2/2018

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 3339-S01 : International Migration course this coming Fall

Originator: Nadia Flores            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Academic * Teaching, Learning & Professional Development Center 

DigitalMeasures' New Look!
Beginning June 29: A streamlined menu bar and more working space are welcomed DigitalMeasures' changes!

Originator: BettyAnn Thomas            Posted On :   7/3/2018

Are you due for EEO, Title IX, or Ethics training?
Human Resources is offering several in-person, classroom-style trainings that cover three compliance trainings - EEO, Title IX, and Ethics.

Originator: Kristen Grant            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 

Fall 2018 - Spring 2019 CALUE Undergraduate Scholar Project Funding
CALUE is announcing the availability of undergraduate scholar project funding for projects taking place during the fall 2018 - summer 2019 semesters. The deadline to apply is July 15, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.

Originator: Jerylme Robins            Posted On :   7/2/2018
Research * Academic 

Vote on the Fall 2018 Late Night Movies!
Student Activities wants to hear from you! Fill out this quick survey and let us know what movies we should show this upcoming semester:

Originator: Kelsey M Jackson            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 

Service Break applications are OPEN! Weekend, week-long, and local service opportunities for you to TRAVEL, LEARN, & SERVE!

Originator: Jacy Proctor            Posted On :   7/2/2018
Academic * Student Organization 

Join the Transfer Techsans – an organization just for transfer students!
Make friends and get involved by joining the Transfer Techsans! Meet other transfers through monthly meetings, social events, tailgates, holiday parties, volunteer activities, intramurals, and more!

Originator: Sandra Castillo            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Departmental * Student Organization 

TTU Surplus Warehouse Closed
TTU Surplus Warehouse closed July 2nd through July 7th.

Originator: Todd Smith            Posted On :   7/2/2018

Weekend Service Break: Camp Summit
TTU students spend your weekend at Camp Summit serving & learning!

Originator: Jacy Proctor            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Academic * Departmental * Student Organization 

Graduate Assistant Position Opening
Parent & Family Relations is hiring a Graduate Assistant. Position starts in the Fall 2018 Semester.

Originator: Christine Self            Posted On :   7/3/2018

"Playing with Chess" Art Exhibition - First Friday Art Trail
School of Art presents “Playing with Chess”, TTU Satellite Gallery, July 6, 2018 to August 5, 2018. This exhibition will be a part of First Friday Art Trail July & August, Free & open to the public, 6-9 PM during FFAT and by appointment.

Originator: Scotty Hensler            Posted On :   7/2/2018
Arts & Entertainment 

Follow The Women's Studies Program on Social Media
Join our Facebook page, and follow our Twitter posts to receive the latest information about upcoming classes, social meetings, campus events, scholarships, call for proposals and the much more!

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Academic * Faculty/Staff Organization * Student Organization 

ATTN Faculty: Blackboard SafeAssign is Available...
Blackboard SafeAssign plagiarism detection tool is available to TTU faculty for Blackboard Courses.

Originator: Gail Alleyne Bayne            Posted On :   7/2/2018

SGA Funding - Deadline for FY18 (September 2017 - August 2018)
The deadline (for currently funded student organizations) to utilize the FY18 SGA allocation is August 8, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.

Originator: Katherine Taylor            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Departmental * Student Organization 

SUMMER DANCE SERIES 2018 – Contra Dancing
Discover Contra Dancing at the International Cultural Center - Saturday, July 14 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Originator: Jan Stogner            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Arts & Entertainment * Lectures & Seminars * Departmental 

CHEM 1306/1106: Chemistry That Matters- Fall 2018
Do you enjoy chemistry and still need a lab science course? Consider CHEMISTRY that MATTERS a course for non-majors that deals with polymers, drugs, agricultural chemicals, food/nutrition, fuels and genetic engineering.
Come join us!

Originator: Dorothy Dent            Posted On :   7/2/2018

Disability Awareness Week 2018 Call for Art
Student Disability Services announces a Call for Art for the 2018 Disability Awareness Week. TTU student artists who identify as having a disability are invited to showcase their artistic talents at the First Friday Art Trail in October.

Originator: Taylor Fortney            Posted On :   7/2/2018
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental Events * Academic 

4th of July | Hospitality Services Dining Hours
Hospitality Services will have modified dining hours for Wednesday, July 4th. These hours are posted at all locations and normal summer dining hours will resume on Thursday, July 5th.

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Arts & Entertainment 

Roadway Construction
On July 2, 2018 the intersection of Texas Tech Parkway and Knoxville Avenue will be under construction.

Originator: Lisa Simmons            Posted On :   7/2/2018
Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 

Dance, Health, Wellness -- and a Music core credit! Fall 2018
Open to all UG/grad from across the TTU campus

Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   7/2/2018
Lectures & Seminars 

Fall 2018 VPA course, Musics of the African Diaspora
Open to UG/Grad from across campus

Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Lectures & Seminars 

Psychological Treatment Study for Depression and Anxiety with Perfectionism
Cognitive behavioral treatment study for adults experiencing anxiety and/or depression as well as symptoms consistent with perfectionism and/or inflexibility.

Originator: Casey Thornton            Posted On :   7/2/2018

College of Human Science Majors Needed for Fall 2018 Tutor Positions
Calling all upper level HDFS, ADRS, CFAS, PFP, ID, EC, FCSE majors!! We need you! Come work with the TECHniques Center as a tutor, and you'll develop the skills, teamwork experience, and connections you'll need for your future career!

Originator: Kyla Shannon            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 

The Department of Psychological Sciences at Texas Tech University seeks participants for a PAID in-person study on how people share secrets.

Originator: Anthony Foster            Posted On :   7/3/2018

Healthy 50 - 60 yr old MALES Needed for Motor Movement Study - Earn $10
We are looking for healthy adult males from 50-60 years of age to participate in a research study on the effects of different surfaces and shapes in gripping small heavy objects.

Originator: Jazmin Cruz            Posted On :   7/2/2018

The Elegant Savages Orchestra needs winds, brass, strings, voices, dancers!
"Symphonic folk from a Lost World"

Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Arts & Entertainment 

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 :   7/3/2018
Research * Lectures & Seminars * Academic 

Veterans Needed for a Horseback Riding Research Study
The Equine-Assisted Counseling and Wellness Lab in collaboration with the Research Intervention Lab at Texas Tech University are looking for veterans who experience symptoms of posttraumatic stress to help us on a research project.

Originator: Kathryn Schroeder            Posted On :   7/2/2018

Paid Mentors Needed for McNair Scholars Program!
The Division of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion is happy to announce the Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program and we are looking for mentors!

Originator: Tricia Phillips            Posted On :   6/28/2018
Research * Academic * Departmental 

Back to School Fiesta Volunteers
The Office of K-12 is looking for volunteers for our 19th annual Back To School Fiesta, which will be held Saturday, August 4th from 9 AM – 12 PM on the west side of the Jones AT&T Stadium.

Originator: Mica Curtis Wilson            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Academic * Departmental 

Graduate seminar in Close Relationships this fall
Please consider signing up for a new graduate seminar, Close Relationships, in the Department of Psychological Sciences!

Originator: Molly Ireland            Posted On :   6/29/2018

Online and Face to Face Master’s Program in Higher Education
Would you like to advance your career in Higher Education? Want to know more about how higher education organizations work?

Originator: Joni Sanders            Posted On :   7/2/2018
Academic * Departmental 

COUPLES! Earn $40 by participating in a study!
Romantic couples are needed in a study in which you and your partner will participate in discussions.

Originator: Rebecca Oldham            Posted On :   7/2/2018

Want a cheap laboratory science course for Summer 2?
Physical Geology 1303 is open for Summer 2 and the *optional* textbooks are less than $20.00.

Originator: Hannah Webb            Posted On :   7/2/2018

Volunteers Needed for Nutrition Study at the Farmers Market
Nutritional Sciences master's student is looking for volunteers to help conduct a survey at two Lubbock farmers market locations during the summer. Students of any field are welcome to participate.

Originator: Makenzie Miller            Posted On :   7/3/2018

“Whey” To Go – Protein Supplementation study
Apparently healthy individuals between 19-45 years with overweight and obesity (BMI between 25 to 40 kg/m2) are wanted for a research study that includes a 12-weeks whey protein supplementation

Originator: Nadeeja Wijayatunga            Posted On :   7/3/2018

Vascular Health Supplementation Study
Inactive postmenopausal women needed for research study investigating the effects of oral L-Citrulline (an amino acid) supplementation and low-intensity resistance exercise training on vascular function.

Originator: Stephen Fischer            Posted On :   7/3/2018

Paid Research Participants Needed
The Department of Computer Science and Department of Psychological Sciences at Texas Tech University seek participants for an in-person study on how people respond to email solicitations.

Originator: Keith Jones            Posted On :   7/2/2018

Students 18-38 Years Old Needed for Food Study and Food Preparation Activity
We are looking for Millennials (18-38 years old) interested in participating in a fun food research study designed as a cooking show style activity.

Originator: Gipsy Eliana Bocanegra Ochoa            Posted On :   7/3/2018

Scantron/Scanning Services Hours for Summer I 2018 Finals
Hours of operation for Summer I finals grading.

Originator: LISA Gould            Posted On :   7/3/2018
Academic * Departmental