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NEW AFISM Website
We launched our new site Friday August 29th! We also now have a NEW Training Site. We've created a reference document that provides an overview of the updates.

Originator: Myka Bingham            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Departmental * Banner News and Tips for Employees 


Beginning of Term and Raiderlink High Usage
We expect unusually high activity on Raiderlink portal during the first week as students add/drop, register and review class lists.

Originator: IT Help Central            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Employee Announcements * Banner News and Tips for Employees 


Need to Add/Drop, Register or Access Class List?
We expect unusually high activity on Raiderlink portal during the first week as students add/drop, register and review class lists.

Originator: IT Help Central            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Student Announcements * Banner News and Tips for Students 


Hungry? A Faculty/Staff Dining Plan makes it easy for you to eat on campus!
A Faculty/Staff Dining Plan makes it quick and easy to eat on campus while saving a little money!

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment 


Are you a Red Raider on the go? Sign up for a Commuter Dining Plan today!
It's hassle-free and you get more for your money! Commuter Dining Plans can be added to your tuition bill and the balance carries from semester to semester as long as you are enrolled with Texas Tech!

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment 


July/August 2016 PAYROLL SERVICES NEWSLETTER
Payroll Services Newsletter is now available with new newsletters coming every two months. Find current news and tips from Payroll Services.



Originator: Phyllis Taylor            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Academic * Departmental 


Raider Welcome: Still Going Strong!!
Just because classes STARTED doesn’t mean Raider Welcome ENDED! Check out today’s list of events to attend at www.raiderwelcome.ttu.edu or the OrgSync App.

Originator: Daisy Glaspie            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Departmental * Orientation 


Family Weekend - Promote your Department or Organization's Event
Family Weekend is September 29 - October 2, 2016

Originator: Christine Self            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental * Student Organization 


OLLI Presents "HLT: More Than Just a Prescription" Sept. 12 at 5:30pm
OLLI presents "Hidden Lubbock Tour: More Than Just a Prescription for History" on Sept. 12th at 5:30pm at Caviel African American Museum. $15 for OLLI members. Must enroll online at www.olli.ttu.edu. Questions? Call 806.742.6554.

Originator: Maria Garcia            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Hey Transfer Students! Connect with us on social media!
If you transferred to Texas Tech, we want to connect with you! Follow Transfer Connection on social media to connect with other transfers. learn about what's happening on campus, and win prizes!

Originator: Megan Ohlmann            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Departmental * Student Organization 


Transfer students - want a FREE Texas Tech shirt?
Join the Transfer Connection for a t-shirt swap and cookout!

Originator: Megan Ohlmann            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Departmental * Student Organization 


NPHC Meet the Greeks
Meet the Greeks is an event that is hosted at the beginning of the school year where potential new members can meet the current members within the National Pan-Hellenic Council or Divine 9.

Originator: Nelda Bailey            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Student Organization * Orientation 


NPHC 101
NPHC 101 is the ideal event to prepare you for joining an NPHC organization.

Originator: Nelda Bailey            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Student Organization * Orientation 


Socialize with RISE
RISE is hosting tons of free events all semester! Join us for OctSober Fest, Suicide Prevention Week, Stressed is Desserts Spelled Backwards, & more! RISE loves to give away free shirts, free food, & free knowledge, so visit rise.ttu.edu for info.

Originator: Matthew Martinez            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Lectures & Seminars * Departmental 


This Wednesday! Meet one of the 41 Religious-Based Orgs at TTU
Attend this Wednesday's Student Org Showcase to meet some of TTU's Religious Based Orgs!


Originator: Ali Yassine Kone            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Student Organization 


Need help with time management?
The Learning Center offers FREE academic coaching with an Academic Specialist. We can provide you assistance with your academic skills. Get a jump start on your fall classes!

Originator: Alexandria Saulnier            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Academic 


Homecoming Theme and Event Applications are open!
This year's Homecoming theme is Red Raiders Assemble: Heroes Vs. Villains! The homecoming schedule and applications to participate can be found at homecoming.ttu.edu! On campus organizations and the Lubbock community are encouraged to participate!

Originator: Alex Miller            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment 


Undergraduate Student Travel Funding 2016 - 2017
The Center for Active Learning and Undergraduate Engagement is now accepting applications for travel funding to support the presentation of undergraduate student scholarly works.

Originator: Jerylme Robins            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Research * Academic 


Are you a smoker who might consider being in a research project?
We are looking for smokers willing to have brain imaging scans, participate in 10 evening sessions of training to reduce stress. $200 will be paid for your participation. For registration or more information: guangsheng.liang@ttu.edu

Originator: Guangsheng Liang            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Research 


LOOKING TO GET INVOLVED? ENJOY VOLUNTEERING? STOP BY THE VOLUNTEER FAIR
Visit the Volunteer Fair on September 19, 2016 from 10:00am-1:00pm in the SUB Red Raider Ballroom to learn about volunteer opportunities on campus and around the Lubbock community.

Originator: Kristin Miller            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Departmental * Student Organization 


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

Originator: April Hargrove            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Academic 


Italian Cinema - fulfill 3 hours of upper level Core LP&C(Humanities)
ITAL 3390 - Italian Cinema covers the development of Italian Cinema from the 1940s to the present.

Originator: Carla Burrus            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Academic 


Moody Planetarium Operator Positions Available
Operator positions open at the Moody Planetarium for Tech Texas students that are eligible for federal works study.

Originator: Daniel Tyler            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Did You Know Women's Studies has a Personal Librarian?
Need help finding guides as resources for assignments, for research assistance, and for finding subject information? Contact

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Research * Academic * Departmental 


Tech Judo Club! Free!
Judo is a martial art that focuses on throwing your opponent. It incorporates techniques from wrestling and jiu-jitsu. Its free and no experience is required. Men and Women are welcome to join and we practice at the TTU Rec every Mon, Wed, Fri.

Originator: Sonya Booker            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Athletics * Student Organization * Rec Sports Programming 


Are you First Generation? Not sure, let's clarify!
Many students do not know what it means to be the first in their family to attend a four-year university, if you are not sure, let's clarify!

Originator: Priscilla Morales            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Academic * Departmental 


Are you concerned about your drug or alcohol use?
Are you looking for a safe and confidential place to discuss your drug or alcohol use?

Originator: Misty Ramon            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Departmental * Student Organization 


LOWERED FLAG AT MEMORIAL CIRCLE
The Texas Tech Flag at Memorial Circle is lowered today in memory of Muhammad Fahad Osmani. He was a doctoral student in Industrial Engineering. Muhammad passed away on August 8, 2016.

Originator: Blake Groves            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization * Student Organization 


TECH OR TREAT
Student Organizations sign up to be part of TECH OR TREAT!

Originator: Lauren Mahrous            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental * Student Organization 


Participants wanted for Energetic Cost of Walking Study
Men and women are needed to participate in research that will study how a dietary supplement, L-citrulline, affects the oxygen cost of walking.

Originator: Joaquin Gonzales            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Research 


Older adults wanted for Blood Vessel Function and Walking Study
Men and women are needed to participate in research that will study how blood vessel function affects brain processes and walking ability in healthy older adults. A dietary supplement will be used to alter blood vessel function.

Originator: Joaquin Gonzales            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Research 


Rosario y Misa en Español
Acompáñenos en oración del rosario y la celebración de la Santa Misa en español, en la parroquia de Santa Isabel cada Domingo. Comenzaremos con el rosario antes de la Misa que comienza a las 2:00 PM.

Originator: Carlos Salas Sotelo            Posted On :   8/26/2016
Student Organization 


NEW HYGIENIC FOOD PLANT DESIGN CLASS THIS FALL FDSC 4001|5307
A new class is being offered this Fall for students (undergraduate and graduate) of all disciplines interested in Hygienic Design of Food Processing Plants.

Originator: Alejandro Echeverry            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Academic 


ON-CAMPUS STUDENTS: CHECK YOUR MAILBOX!
Check your mailbox for the NEW TAB Calendar! TAB is the student group that puts together FREE EVENTS for YOU, our Texas Tech family!

Originator: Autumn Arthur            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 


Undergraduate Admissions Internship
Learn about the process it takes to recruit the next class of future red raiders. The Office of Undergraduate Admissions is looking for interns interested in a career with recruitment and higher education.
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Originator: Carlos Favela            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


TTU HIP-HOP TEAM TRYOUTS!
Dancers With Soul (DWS) is holding our fall tryouts this September 11th. Want to join Texas Tech's one and only HIP-HOP dance team? Click here for more details!

Originator: Alexandra St.juste            Posted On :   8/26/2016
Student Organization 


Do you use Snapchat? We want your input!"
The purpose of this study is to gather information Snapchat. All information shared will be confidential. All faculty, staff and students are invited to participate in this research.

Originator: Narissra Punyanunt            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Research 


Welcome Back Event for Study Abroad Students!!
Did you study abroad last Spring or Summer? Come to the Study Abroad Welcome Back Event at the ICC!

Originator: Kyle Pace            Posted On :   8/26/2016
Departmental 


Still spaces! Fall 2016 course: Musics of the African Diaspora
Open to all undergrad and grad students from across the LBK campus

Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Lectures & Seminars 


Still spaces! Fall 2016 World Music (course open to UG/grad/all)
Open to all undergrads and grads across the LBK campus

Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Lectures & Seminars 


Still spaces for credit! TTU Celtic Ensemble & Elegant Savages Orchestra
The TTU Celtic Ensemble is recruiting for Fall-Spring 2016-17!

Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment 


Do you have a knack for graphic design?
Try designing the official 2017 t-shirt for the National Ranching Heritage Center at Texas Tech University! Winner will receive a cash prize and the joy of others wearing his or her original design!

Originator: Shelby Schwartz            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment 


Graduate Research Assistant Needed
The Center for Research in Leadership and Education in the College of Education is looking to hire one graduate student research assistant to assist with research related responsibilities. English and Spanish proficiency required.


Originator: Magdalena Pando            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Research * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Federal Work Study Opportunity - Student Assistant
The Center for Research in Leadership and Education in the College of Education is looking to hire one student assistant. Must be awarded a work study and be bilingual in English/Spanish.

Originator: Magdalena Pando            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Reserve Your Free Student/Student Org Tailgating Passes NOW!
Be part of the Student Tailgate Tradition that is RaiderGate! Reserve your free passes now at http://bit.ly/RaiderGate for the first football game vs. SFA this Saturday, Sept. 3.

Originator: Kelsey M Jackson            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Athletics * Student Organization 


Tech Swimming General Info Meeting!
Interested in joining Tech Swimming? Come to our information meeting to get all your questions answered and meet the officers! Everyone is welcome!

Originator: Kathryn Wegmann            Posted On :   8/26/2016
Student Organization 


Need a Ride Home for Thanksgiving?
Catch a bus home to Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Austin or El Paso for Thanksgiving.

Originator: Christine Self            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Departmental 


Intersectionality and the Women's Right to Vote
Defiant young activists take the women's suffrage movement by storm, putting their lives at risk to help American women win the right to vote.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   8/26/2016
Research * Academic * Departmental 


Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers First General Meeting!
All students are welcome to attend the SHPE first general meeting Wednesday, August 31st in Industrial Engineering 205 at 7pm. We will be talking about joining and upcoming events!

Originator: Elizabeth Moreno            Posted On :   8/29/2016
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 :   8/29/2016
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Apply to become a Social Justice Advocate
University Student Housing is looking to fill openings for the Social Justice Advocate position. This is a paid position that will be flexible with your class schedule.

Originator: Andrew Palladino            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Federal Work Study Opportunity - Student Assistant
The Center for Research in Leadership and Education in the College of Education is looking to hire one student assistant. Must be awarded a work study and be bilingual in English/Spanish.

Originator: Magdalena Pando            Posted On :   8/26/2016
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Discounted Football Tickets for TTU Faculty & Staff!
Don’t miss out on the action this fall at Jones AT&T Stadium! Get discounted tickets as a TTU employee for the 2016 home opener vs. Stephen F. Austin on 9/3. Visit texastech.com or call the TTU Ticket Office at 742-TECH and use promo code: TTUFAMILY

Originator: Lauren Zimmermann            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Athletics 


First Gen Welcome Event
Free food, live music, free t-shirts, meet teammates!

Originator: Priscilla Morales            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 


First CRU meeting of the semester this Thursday!
CRU is a caring community passionate about connecting students to Jesus Christ. Come check us out Thursday at 8:30 pm at Hance Chapel.

Originator: Erica Lopez            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Student Organization 


Now Hiring: Editorial Student Assistant at TTU Press
Texas Tech University Press is seeking a current student (junior, senior, or graduate) to work in our Editorial department as a Student Assistant. Must be a highly proficient written communicator with excellent grammatical skills.

Originator: Joanna Conrad            Posted On :   8/26/2016
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Family Weekend is September 29 - October 2, 2016
Invite your family to attend!

Originator: Christine Self            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Athletics * Departmental 


Call for Entry For "High and Dry: Peoples and Places of the World's Dry Lands"
Looking for excellent photographs taken in arid or semiarid arid regions. The deadline is Oct. 3, 2016.

Originator: Jane Bell            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Academic * Departmental 


Presidential Lecture & Performance Series Announces 2016-2017 Season
Pulitzer Prize-winning artist Art Spiegelman, Grammy Award-winning Creole music master Buckwheat Zydeco, Grammy Award-winning soul singer Mike Farris, Irish band We Banjo 3 and internationally renowned dance company MOMIX perform.

Originator: Jo Moore            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Lectures & Seminars 


Men & women needed for study on hormones/ stomach activity: $150 if qualified
This study examines hormones & stomach activity. Eligible participants will come to a research lab & complete physiological & psychological measures that will take about 8 hours over 2 days. Email ttunutritionresearch@gmail.com to if interested.


Originator: Jordan George            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Research 


FALL GRADUATE ELECTIVE COURSE: MATERIAL CULTURE
What: MUSM 5329: Material Culture (CRN: 38219)
When: Wednesdays and Fridays, 3:00-4:20 p.m.
Where: Museum 032 (Classroom 3)


Originator: Daniel Tyler            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Academic 


Come and sing with The Lubbock Chorale!
The Lubbock Chorale, a 100-member faculty, staff, student, and community choral group, is accepting new members for 2016-17. Auditions Tuesday, August 30. Email john.hollins@ttu.edu or call 778.4980 to schedule a non-threatening musical interview.

Originator: Ellen Peffley            Posted On :   8/26/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Faculty/Staff Organization * Student Organization 


Proposing new/making changes to existing Core Curriculum
On behalf of the Provost’s Office, I would like to call your attention to two upcoming workshops.

Originator: Esther Saldivar            Posted On :   8/26/2016
Faculty/Staff Organization 


Original Play Scripts sought for RROAPS
Raider Red's One-Act Play Spectacular is looking for original scripts by Texas Tech students.

Originator: Richard Privitt            Posted On :   8/26/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental 


TAB Presents: Poster Sale
Decorate your walls with some amazing posters at the Poster Sale!!!

Originator: Vanessa Lopez            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment 


TAB Presents: Altitude Trampoline Park
Come out to Altitude Trampoline Park for some FREE FUN on September 1!

Originator: Vanessa Lopez            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment 


What's Up Wednesday with TAB!
Stop by the TAB Table across from SUB CopyMail to learn more about upcoming TAB events, make modge podge jars, and have some lemonade!

Originator: Claire Maginness            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization * Orientation 


TAB FREE EVENT: RaiderGate: A Student Tailgate Tradition
Join TAB on September 3 for Free Tailgating before the Red Raiders take on the Lumberjacks of Stephen F. Austin

Originator: Vanessa Lopez            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Athletics 


Texas Tech University String Orchestra
Are you looking to continue playing your string instrument while attending TTU? This 1 unit performing arts credit is for you!

Originator: Ross Ipsen            Posted On :   8/26/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Academic 


How does language work?
ENGL 3371 investigates the sounds, structures, and cultural applications of human language. The course is recommended for anyone interested in how language works—from both scientific and artistic perspectives.

Originator: Aaron Braver            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Academic 


Eating Disorders Therapy Group
The Student Counseling Center is inviting students to join a psychotherapy group designed to help students struggling with disordered eating and/or body image issues. 

Originator: Lisa Viator            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Departmental 


Join the Club Water Polo Team!!!!!!!!!!!!
There is a club team available to both men and women interested in water polo. Email darla.n.vasquez@ttu.edu for more information!

Originator: Darla Vasquez            Posted On :   8/27/2016
Athletics * Rec Sports Programming 


Learn Meditation/Relaxation Free—Earning up to $200?
Life is full of stress. Better stress management is a key to success in work and life. Meditation/relaxation reduces stress, improves attention, emotion and performance. We are studying these effects using brain imaging and physiological measures.

Originator: Guangsheng Liang            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Research 


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 :   8/29/2016
Student Organization 


RUSH HIGH RIDERS
Advertising for Fall rush August 31st through September 2nd.

Originator: Sara Stinson            Posted On :   8/29/2016
Student Organization 


PARTICIPANTS NEEDED FOR DOG RESEARCH-CHANCE TO WIN $25 AMAZON GIFT CARD!
Do you like looking at pictures of dogs? We are looking for individuals to participate in a research study of dog breed perceptions. Participants should be at least 18 years old and be interested in taking a 20-minute online survey.

Originator: Elizabeth Briones            Posted On :   8/28/2016
Research