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Transfer students – looking for the PERFECT part-time job?
Transfer Ambassadors help their fellow transfers transition to life at Texas Tech before, during, and after orientation. If you want to get paid to help other students be successful and to make a difference on campus, this is the job for you!

Originator: Megan Ohlmann            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Departmental * Student Organization * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Purchase Rec Memberships after 5PM at North Entrance
Now you can purchase a Rec membership at the North Entrance from 5-7, Monday thru Friday during the Fall Semester. This will not be available when facility is closed.

Originator: Deborah L Green            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Rec Sports Programming 


Fidelity Investments available for Financial Advice
A financial adviser from Fidelity Investments is taking appointments.

Originator: LaDonna Johnson            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Departmental 


Study Abroad 101
The orientation information session for all students studying abroad, Study Abroad 101, is now located online within the TTU Study Abroad application!

Originator: Brian Selman            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Academic 


OPC Ski Shop on Campus
Save time, money, and effort by renting your skis at the Outdoor Pursuits Center instead of the mountain. We will wax/tune your personal skis for a charge as well.

Originator: David Young            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Rec Sports Programming 


Graphic Novel/Comic Book Artist Needed
The S.H.A.R.C. Lab is looking for an undergraduate student who specializes in graphic novel/comic book design to join our team for a research project. Course credit and potential compensation available.

Originator: Phoenix Crane            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Research * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Your Opinion Matters - Textbooks and Supplemental Readings
Take our short three-minute survey about materials you have used for your courses.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Academic * Departmental 


Graduate Course: World Heritage Sites 7000-004 (CRN 44967)
This course examines the selection process, background history, and importance of world heritage. The class will focus on the interplay of politics, cultural identity, and hegemony in how World Heritage sites are selected and managed.

Originator: Daniel Tyler            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Academic 


SUB Finals Hours
The SUB will be open from Thursday, December 7 at 7:00 am until Saturday, December 9 at 11:00 pm and from Sunday, December 10 at 12:00 pm until Wednesday, December 13 at 11:00 pm.

Originator: Claire Maginness            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Arts & Entertainment * Academic * Student Organization 


Undergrad Research Assistants Needed!
The SMITTEN Lab is conducting an experiment with romantic couples in the spring that will collect cardiac data! A great opportunity for social science undergraduates interested in applying to graduate school to acquire research experience!

Originator: Cary Oldham            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Research 


DigitalMeasures New Developments
Announcing Two New Developments with DigitalMeasures!

Originator: Betty Thomas            Posted On :   12/11/2017
IT Announcements * Academic * Departmental 


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 :   12/11/2017
Research * Academic 


Living in traditional style residence hall? CHANCE TO WIN $20 GIFT CARD
Looking for students who are at least 18 years of age & who currently live in or lived (Fall 2016/Spring 2017) in the Texas Tech University residence halls of traditional style to participate in a research study on residence hall satisfaction.

Originator: Alicia Morton            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Research 


Mobile ID App Scheduled Maintenance | 12/19/17
Due to scheduled maintenance, the Mobile ID app for iOS and Android on the morning of Tuesday, December 19 will be temporarily disabled.

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Departmental 


College of Human Science Majors Needed for Spring 2018 Tutor Positions
Upper level COHS students-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 :   12/10/2017
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Curious about paying off student loans?
Introduction to Personal Finance will teach you the basics about student loans, as well as other forms of borrowing, investing, and financial protection! Learn the basics of funding your education and paying it back! Register for PFI 3301!

Originator: Jennifer Wilson            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Academic 


ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS IN SPAIN - SUMMER I 2018
Live in Spain for one month during Summer I, 2018 and earn 3 hours of Economics credit learning about U.S. and European climate policies that address the issue of climate change using economic instruments and encouraging renewable energy generation!

Originator: Misak Avetisyan            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Academic 


FREE English as a Second Language Classes for Adults!
Next Classes Start January 8th and 9th

Originator: Lisa Simmons            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Departmental 


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EARN YOU STEM MBA @ THE RAWLS COLLEGE

Originator: Cristina Sierra            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Academic 


17th Annual Caprock Celtic Christmas!
"A Desert Miracle in Bassanda"
Saturday, December 16, 7pm
Maedgen Theater, TTU Campus


Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Arts & Entertainment 


Prescribed Burn Workshop at the Lubbock Lake Landmark
Red Buffalo LLC, a land stewardship company specializing in prescribed fire for wildlife habitat management, restoration, and wildfire prevention is offering a prescribed burn workshop Jan. 8-11, 2018, at Texas Tech's Lubbock Lake Landmark.

Originator: Kippra Hopper            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Research 


Gary Harris-Retirement
Please join us as we say goodbye to Dr. Gary Harris and help us send him off with many well wishes. On Wednesday, 12/13/2017, from 3-4:30 in Math 238

Originator: Misty Rangel            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Departmental 


Do you like rooting for the underdog?
If you always root for the underdog to win against all odds, ENGL 2307-160 is the course for you! This Intro to Fiction class will focus on stories about the little guy standing up & fighting for what's right! No papers; just 3 multiple-choice exams.

Originator: Marta Kvande            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Academic 


Check your Spring 2018 Athletic Fee before cheering on the Red Raiders!
Going to cheer the Red Raider Basketball teams on to victory? Make sure you have paid your Spring 2018 Athletic Fee before you attend the games!

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Arts & Entertainment * Athletics * Student Organization 


Undergraduate Student Assistant Position Available at RCoBA
Student assistant position will provide administrative support for Rawls College of Business Dean's Suite.

Originator: Stephanie Bohn            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


FINALS WEEK ARTISTS MADE CUP & BOWL SALE
FINALS WEEK CUP & BOWL SALE • Art Building Foyer • 9 AM – 4 PM • December 11th, 12th, & 13th

Originator: Scotty Hensler            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental Events * Student Organization 


Fifth Annual Robert Burns Supper
A celebration highlighting Scottish heritage and the legacy of Scotland's Poet Laureate, Robert Burns (1759-1796).

Originator: Javier Lopez            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Arts & Entertainment 


Spring 2018 graduate level course: Neuroscience of Vision
Come learn about the neuroscience behind invisible gorillas, "face blindness," and the Jennifer Aniston cell. PSY 5001 (CRN 51801) Neuroscience of Vision is being offered in Spring 2018 on Mondays and Wednesdays from 1-2:20pm.

Originator: Miranda Scolari            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Academic 


Nominations Open for The President’s Excellence in Academic Advising Award
Nominate an excellent advisor or advising team for the PEA award! Each year up to two individuals and one team will be acknowledged and will receive a cash award of $1,000 (individual) or $5,000 (team).

Originator: Kacey Marshall            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Talk to your family about studying abroad in Spain this summer!
Musicians and non-musicians alike are invited to apply for the Music of Spain Study Abroad program at the Texas Tech University Center in Seville, Spain. Fulfill your Creative Arts Core Curriculum requirement in Spain!

Originator: Eric Fried            Posted On :   12/8/2017
Academic 


Cool class on literature, film, and the American Southwest still open for Spring
Need a cool class on literature and film and the American Southwest for Spring? ENGL 3390.001 still has openings!

Originator: Sara Spurgeon            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Academic 


SCANTRON/SCANNING SVCS-Hours for FALL 2017 Finals
Hours of Operation During Finals

Originator: LISA Gould            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Between Earth & Sky Digital Release
Now Available - The Documentary that Explores the Link Between Soil & Climate Science!

Originator: Rebekah Ivey            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Arts & Entertainment 


Graduate Course: Applied Multivariate Statistical Analysis
Online graduate course ENTX 6300-D02 on Applied Multivariate Statistical Analysis in the Environmental Sciences, in Spring 2018.



Originator: Rodica Gelca            Posted On :   12/8/2017
Academic 


New Course: A First R Programming Class for Data Science
This first course in data science with the R language complements statistical knowledge with the practical skills to clean, prepare, and visualize data before analyses are run, as well as the skills to tabulate, plot, and export statistical results.

Originator: Daniel Bontempo            Posted On :   12/8/2017
Academic 


Art Courses Open to Non-Majors! Spring 2018
Love art? Want a class where you can be creative, learn and have fun? Check out these exciting art courses - you don't have to be an art major to take them!

Originator: Paula Yeager            Posted On :   12/11/2017
Academic