TTU HomeTechAnnounce

TechAnnounce on 2/14/2017 Home Page

    Previous   2/14/2017  Subscribe
Display By :
SGA Funding Requirements - NEW DEADLINES SET FOR FY17
Student Senate made some changes as to the deadlines by which SGA funded organizations need to complete the three requirements. Failure to meet the deadlines will result with the organization forfeiting portions of their allocation.

Originator: Katherine Taylor            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Student Organization * Student Organization 


Need a job? Be an Intramural Softball Official!
Intramural Sports is hiring Softball Officials for the spring season. Those interested need to attend a rules clinic on February 15 or 16 @ 6:00pm in the Rec Center, Room 201.

Originator: Brett Jackson            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Departmental * Rec Sports Programming * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


TTU freshmen, seniors: We need your input!
Are you a first-year or senior student? If so, we want to hear about your experiences at Texas Tech University. Check your TTU e-mail now for an invitation to take part in the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE).

Originator: Rachel Jackson            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Academic * Departmental 


REVIEWERS NEEDED FOR THE 2017 TTU UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH CONFERENCE
Time and expertise needed!!
The Center for Active Learning and Undergraduate Engagement (CALUE) invites you to participate in the 2017 TTU Undergraduate Research Conference. Reviewer registration is currently open and closes on March 15, 2017.


Originator: Jerylme Robins            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Research * Academic 


iLaunch Competition: Real Investors Funding Startups
Submit a business plan and a pitch deck for a chance to win $10,000!

Originator: Krysten Moore            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Academic * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS STUDENT ASSOCIATION FERTILIZER SALE
The Agricultural Economics Association is a student organization. The proceeds from this fertilizer sale are used to support the Agricultural Economics Association Scholarships.

Originator: Cindy Dickson            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Student Organization 


OLLI Presents Wes Welker, Tech Football and Planning a Trip
OLLI Presents “What do Wes Welker, Texas Tech Football, and Planning a Trip for Over 100 People Have in Common?” on February 28 at 5:30pm at the Garden and Arts Center

Originator: Shelby Crews            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Participants Needed for Child Video Conversation Project! $30
Researchers at Texas Tech University are seeking mothers and children to participate in a project on children’s conversations about videos. Participants will be paid $30.

Originator: ISH Noriega            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Research 


Need a Ride Home for Spring Break?
Catch a bus home to Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, or Austin for Spring Break

Originator: Christine Self            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Departmental 


LaTeX for Beginners Feb. 20
Learn about this important document standard for a variety of disciplines at Texas Tech.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Academic * Departmental 


Agricultural & Applied Economics Tutor Needed for Spring 2017 Tutor Position
Are you an upper level Ag. Eco student looking for a positive, well-paying part-time position that will also boost your people skills and resume for your future career? Come work at the TECHniques Center!

Originator: Kyla Shannon            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Honoring Black History Month with Commemorative Postage Stamps
The Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library has on display reproductions of 19 different stamps from the Black Heritage Stamp Series featuring famous politicians, scientists, artists, musicians and actors as well as others.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Departmental 


Get strong with Barre Class!
Develop strength and balance with an introductory Barre class!

Originator: Klinton Hobbs            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Arts & Entertainment * Athletics * Student Organization 


Scholarship Opportunity!!
Looking for scholarship opportunities? Apply for the Sustainability Scholarship sponsored by University Student Housing and Hospitality Services.

Originator: Melanie Tatum            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Departmental 


Host Denim Day in Your Office - Casual Wednesday with a Cause
Want to wear jeans with a purpose? Wearing jeans on Denim Day has become a symbol of protest against erroneous and destructive attitudes about sexual assault. Take a stand against sexual violence and victim blaming.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


TAB Presents: R.A.K Day!
Random Acts of Kindness Day!

Originator: Nile Anthony Walker            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Student Organization 


Study Kinesiology Abroad (Seville) Summer 1
KIN 3314 ("Lifespan Motor Development") fulfills a major requirement for BS Kinesiology. Education, Athletic Coaching, and Kinesiology minors are also eligible. At no extra cost fulfill the multicultural requirement as well.

Originator: MARIA NIDA C Roncesvalles            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Academic 


Promote your department or program in the 2017-2018 Parent & Family Guide
The Parent & Family Guide is distributed to 5,000 families during Red Raider Orientation

Originator: Christine Self            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Departmental 


FREE Tutoring- The Learning Center
The Learning Center can help!

Originator: Patrick Bohn            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Academic 


Scholarship Applications For 2017-2018 Are Now Being Accepted
The Division of Institutional Diversity is now accepting applications for various scholarships.

Originator: Avelina Padilla            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Data Security Roundtable on February 23
The TTU IT Division invites the TTU community to a basic data security training on Thursday, February 23.

Originator: IT Events            Posted On :   2/14/2017
IT Announcements 


Student Orgs Weekly: Celebrating Black History Month
Check out all of the amazing things that are happening with different student organizations within the Texas Tech community. http://bit.ly/SOWfeb10

Originator: Gary Mccrory            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Departmental * Student Organization 


3 VPA core hours in only 2 weeks! Summer I 2017 in ENGLAND
"Critical Issues in the Arts and Humanities." Earn 3 undergrad credit hours in only 2 weeks; fulfills Humanities AND Multicultural requirement! Scholarships available!

Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Lectures & Seminars 


Study Abroad Summer I 2017: World Food Problems in Kenya
Are you looking for Knowledge, Experiences, Nurture sustainable interventions, Yield research, and Amazing fun activities? Kenya is your best destination to accomplish it. Earn 6 credits in 1 month and have the opportunity to visit safaris.

Originator: Ana Moyeda Carabaza            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Academic 


Looking for that perfect service opportunity!
Interested in taking your community service and volunteer experience to the next level? Come get free food and learn about CALUE Service Break opportunities, and about what you can do to give back to the TTU/ Lubbock community.

Originator: Claudio Bustos            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Student Organization 


Pretty Young Queens Informational!
Pretty Young Queens is a new organization that emphasizes leadership, empowerment, and philanthropy in our community. Come to our first general meeting at 6:30 in mcomm 257 on Wednesday Feb. 15 to see what we are all about! Food will be provided.

Originator: Larissa Iroha            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Student Organization 


Spain Summer Study Abroad
Spain Summer Study Abroad: Theatre Appreciation—Core Curriculum Course in Creative Arts.
May 18-June 29.


Originator: Richard Privitt            Posted On :   2/13/2017
Academic 


Silence in the Midst of Chaos featuring Mike Russell, SOM Class of 2018
The TTU Health Sciences Center (3601 4th St) Office of Global Health (OGH) invites you to attend an ongoing lecture series on issues related to global health and building healthy communities.

Originator: Julie Eoff            Posted On :   2/13/2017
Lectures & Seminars 


Global Perspectives Film Series featuring Wonder Women!
Global Perspectives Film Series featuring Wonder Women! on Thursday, March 9, 2017

Originator: Julie Eoff            Posted On :   2/13/2017
Lectures & Seminars 


Second Cup of Coffee with Staff Senate
Join us for your Second Cup of Coffee with Staff Senate on Wednesday, February 15th at 9:30am! We will be in Holden Hall near the University Advising Center (HH079). We will bring coffee and bagels, you just bring your co-workers!

Originator: Jennifer Offutt            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Faculty/Staff Organization 


Tech Meditation Society
Tech Meditation Society is a group of students, staff, and faculty who are interested in learning about meditation and want a group of like-minded individuals to meditate with.

Originator: Brian Quinn            Posted On :   2/13/2017
Faculty/Staff Organization 


Join the Veterans Association At Texas Tech
The VATT is a student org that provides a military based community to help student veterans and other members have a good college experience. Our org has social, academic, and informational events that are key to helping our members succeed.

Originator: Daniel Ayala            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Student Organization 


Fashion Camp Registration Now Open!
Children ages 7-13 who are interested in learning more about fashion and design are invited to register for Fashion Camp 2017: Glue, Glitter, and Glamour!

Originator: Haley Lucas            Posted On :   2/13/2017
Arts & Entertainment 


Chef Camp Registration Now Open!
Teens interested in expanding their culinary skills are invited to register for Chef Camp 2017!

Originator: Haley Lucas            Posted On :   2/13/2017
Arts & Entertainment 


Congressional Internship Application Deadline Extended!
Internships for the fall semester in Washington DC available. Applications due Feb.17!

Originator: Grace Diana            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Raider Special Olympics Texas Volunteers Meeting
RSOTxV will be holding their first meeting of the semester on February 23rd at 6 pm in SUB Canyon room. There will be free pizza! Open this announcement to learn more.

Originator: Sarah Morger            Posted On :   2/13/2017
Student Organization 


Paid Research Participants Needed for fMRI Study
The CAPROCK Lab in the Department of Psychological Sciences at Texas Tech seeks participants for an in-person study on how people categorize objects and make judgments about category members

Originator: Dmitrii Paniukov            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Research 


TTU Pre-Sale: Daniel Tosh - Tosh.Show on Campus - April 30!
Daniel Tosh brings his stand-up comedy to Texas Tech's United Supermarkets Arena April 30 as part of the Tosh.Show on Campus 2017 tour. TTU pre-sale begins 10am tomorrow!

Originator: Cindy Harper            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Arts & Entertainment 


Valentine's Day Plant Sale
Buy a unique, fun Valentine this year! Mini terrariums (gardens in a jar), cactus gardens, and succulent plants are for sale at the TTU Horticultural Greenhouse February 14th, 9am-5pm!

Originator: JENNIFER L Simek            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Departmental Events 


On the job search? Applying to graduate school? Free editing!
Graduate students taking Technical Editing are offering to help job seekers and grad school applicants.

Originator: Angela Eaton            Posted On :   2/13/2017
Academic 


David Gaschen performs at The Lubbock Chorale February Gala!
Internationally renowned vocalist, stage performer and Texas Tech alumnus David Gaschen will appear with The Lubbock Chorale for “A Night on Broadway” February 25, 2017 at the TTU McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center.

Originator: Ellen Peffley            Posted On :   2/14/2017
Arts & Entertainment * Faculty/Staff Organization * Student Organization