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AFISM Special Edition Newsletter - Raiderlink Upgrade
How to update your Available Budget Tab, Overview of My Content Tab and more...

Originator: Myka Bingham            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Departmental * Banner News and Tips for Employees 


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 this summer while saving a little money!

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   7/25/2016
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 :   7/25/2016
Academic * Departmental 


Stop Waiting For Food.
Why wait! You can now order food from participating Hospitality Services locations with the Tapingo app!

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Arts & Entertainment 


Steps to Online Accessibility
This series from Worldwide eLearning provides participants with opportunities to learn about the various skills to make online courses accessible to students.

Originator: Candess Keane            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Academic * Faculty/Staff Organization * Teaching, Learning & Professional Development Center 


Graduate Online Elective in Environmental Sustainability
Environmental Sustainability is being offered Fall 2016 as an online elective for ALL graduate students.

Originator: Deborah Carr            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Academic 


Research Study on Family Experience of Addiction Recovery ($25 Compensation)
A research study is being conducted on the recovery experiences of non-addicted family members of addicts who have previously received inpatient or outpatient treatment for an addiction in the last 10 years.

Originator: Von Poll            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Research 


Research Study on Former Alcoholics ($25 - $45 Compensation)
A research study is being conducted on individuals who previously drank at alcoholic levels. Participants must be between the ages of 18-65, with at least 1 month and up to 20 years of sobriety.

Originator: Von Poll            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Research 


Undergraduate Students Needed for Online Study: Chance to Win a $20 Gift Card

We are looking for undergraduate students who have faced a stressful/challenging event within the past 5 years to participate in an online study. It will take you about 15 minutes. Participants will have a chance to win a $20 Amazon gift card.


Originator: Yuki Shigemoto            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Research 


SBA OPPORTUNITIES
FREE WORKSHOP! Do you want to start your own small business? The SBA will teach you all about the various requirements for obtaining an SBA loan. Sponsored by The TTU Small Business Development Center.

Originator: ELAINE Melot            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Small Business Development Center 


GETTING STARTED WITH BOOKKEEPING SOFTWARE
The TTU Small Business Development Center is sponsoring a workshop that will show you how to use QuickBooks® software to set up your small business bookkeeping.

Originator: ELAINE Melot            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Small Business Development Center 


2016-2017 Advisors’ Forum – Call for Proposals
Submissions for the 2016-2017 Advisors' Forum are now being accepted.

Originator: Esther Saldivar            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Faculty/Staff Organization 


Make a splash at Sam's Place Poolside!
Sam’s Place Poolside is the coolest place on campus! They’re serving up fresh and delicious options right at the REC Center leisure pool.

Originator: Alan Cushman            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Arts & Entertainment 


ATTN: Student Orgs Funded by TTU SGA - FY17 Funding Training Information
If your organization is funded by Student Government your organization must attend funding training each year. The dates/times for FY17 (September 2016 through August 2017) have been set and added to the SGA website.

Originator: Katherine Taylor            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Student Organization * Student Organization 


1 Million Cups Tomorrow
1 Million Cups is a weekly educational program that is designed to engage, educate, and accelerate local startups.

Originator: Kaitlyn Hale            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Research * Lectures & Seminars * Academic 


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 :   7/26/2016
Student Organization * Student 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 :   7/26/2016
Departmental * Student Organization 


SGA Funding - FY16 Deadline to Spend Allocation
The current fiscal year ends in August. If your student organization is currently funded by Student Government the deadline to submit forms/supporting documentation is 8/10/2016.

Originator: Katherine Taylor            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Academic * Student Organization 


Female social drinkers needed for a research study: Earn $25
Dr. Amelia Talley is looking for female participants for a research study on verbal fluency and taste preferences.

Originator: Mizuka Yasuoka            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Research 


AlcoholEdu & Haven Due 08/19/16 For Incoming Students!
AlcoholEdu & Haven, the two online courses required for all incoming students, are now available. All freshman and transfer students have until August 19, 2016 to complete the first module. Visit rise.ttu.edu for more information.

Originator: Caitlin Graves            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Academic * Departmental 


START YOUR OWN BUSINESS WORKSHOP 4 part series
START YOUR OWN BUSINESS WORKSHOP SERIES - Presented by The TTU Small Business Development Center. This is a four part series that will teach the basics of starting a business.

Originator: ELAINE Melot            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Small Business Development Center 


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 :   7/26/2016
Research 


****STEM MBA AT RAWLS -- SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE****
EARN YOUR STEM MBA.

Originator: Cristina Sierra            Posted On :   7/22/2016
Academic * Departmental 


CS Student Assistant Needed! (UNDERGRADUATE)
The Learning Center is looking for an undergraduate CS Student Assistant!

Originator: Patrick Bohn            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Apply today to be an RHA intern this fall
For more information and to apply, go to rha.ttu.edu/Internships. Applications are due by: September 3 at 11:59pm

Originator: Kiley Yonavich            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Student Organization * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


TAB Presents: What’s Up Wednesday
Join TAB for a refreshment out in the SUB Courtyard! We will fill you in on all the upcoming events for the summer and we will also have card games, coloring pages, and lots more!

Originator: Priscilla Ipina            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Arts & Entertainment 


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 :   7/26/2016
Research * Academic * Departmental 


SGA Funding for FY18 (September 2017-August 2018)
The funding application process to apply for FY18 SGA Funding will begin September 12, 2016. There are major changes as to the deadlines/penalties this year.

Originator: Katherine Taylor            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Departmental * Student Organization 


Looking for a study group? Try SI!
Figure out what to learn and how to learn it in a structured setting led by a professor-recommended student who has taken the course before!

Originator: Kathryn Meyer            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Academic 


Parents & 4- to 5-Year-Olds Needed for Child Development Study: $30
We are looking for moms, dads and their 4- to 5-year-old children who are expected to attend Kindergarten in Fall 2016 to participate in a research project on children’s development and their transitions to Kindergarten.

Originator: Satabdi Samtani            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Research 


Undergraduate Student Assistant Needed!
Supplemental Instruction (www.si.soar.ttu.edu) is looking for an undergraduate student assistant for Fall 2016.

Originator: Kathryn Meyer            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


W.W.W. Working With WordPress
Learn how to set up a website using WordPress - presented by the TTU Small Business Development Center and Mike Jones of Solution Zero.

Originator: ELAINE Melot            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Small Business Development Center 


Advisors, Do your freshmen need an LPC Course for Fall 2016?
Consider recommending
HUM 1300: The Humanities in the 21st Century
MWF 11 - 11:50 AM
For First Year Freshmen only.
Fulfills Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core requirement.


Originator: Brett Stine            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Academic 


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 :   7/26/2016
Academic * Departmental 


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 :   7/26/2016
Research 


University Women’s Club Membership Tea
All TTU Faculty, Staff Members, and Spouses of TTU Employees (current or retired) are invited to join the University Women Club (UWC)!

Originator: Heide Mansouri            Posted On :   7/22/2016
Faculty/Staff Organization * Faculty/Staff Organization 


COWamongus! is Hiring
COWamongus is Hiring Student Assistants

Originator: Adrian Rodriguez            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Interested in the technical side of sustainable energy? Check out this course!
WE 5300-Fall 2016 course geared for graduate students in STEM fields. This is a sustainability course that covers grid systems, wind energy, and solar energy. Course CRN: 23325. Students need to email chris.pattison@ttu.edu for admission.

Originator: Skylar Starbuck            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Academic 


Interested in sustainable energy project management? This is the course for you!
WE 5310–Fall 2016 grad course for students interested in project management in the energy industry. This course covers wind, solar, and social issues in the industry. Students need to email chris.pattison@ttu.edu for admission and information.

Originator: Skylar Starbuck            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Academic 


WE 4390: ADVANCED WIND FARM PROJECT DESIGN COURSE!
WE 4390-Fall ‘16 course for wind energy seniors. Prereq: Must have received an A in WE 3100 and have taken WE 4313. Students will design a wind farm from the ground up, design business plan, etc. Email windenergy@ttu.edu to discuss enrollment.

Originator: Skylar Starbuck            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Academic 


WS 5360 Foundations of Women's Studies Offered (Fall 2016)
Women’s Studies is an interdisciplinary program emphasizing critical thinking across disciplines.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Academic * Departmental * Student Organization 


STUDENT NEEDED: Maintenance Area of Hospitality Services!
For additional requirements and benefits to working for Hospitality Services, please click the title above. Apply online at hospitality.ttu.edu, or drop by Hospitality Services located in the Wiggins Complex.

Originator: Dee Nguyen            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Hospitality Services is hiring | Fall 2016
Hospitality Services is hiring students for fall 2016. Apply online at hospitality.ttu.edu, or drop off your application at Hospitality Services at the Wiggins Complex

Originator: Dee Nguyen            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Fraud Prevention Training
Fraud Prevention – This workshop is for managers, supervisors, and staff. The course will address red flags, indications, and schemes related to fraud. Classes will be held August 15th & 18th.



Originator: Joni Harrison            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Departmental 


Need a multicultural course? Try "Language in a Multicultural America"!
Language in a Multicultural America (ENGL 2371, T/Th 2–3:20)

America is a country of great diversity—racially, economically, politically. This course investigates how language impacts—and is impacted by—America's many cultures.


Originator: Aaron Braver            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Academic 


All TTU students invited to participate in Food Security Research.
An interdisciplinary TTU faculty research team invites all TTU students to participate in a research titled "Nutrition and Food Security Situation among TTU Students". Also volunteer for other parts of the study and be rewarded up to $20!!!


Originator: Brenda Abu            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Research 


F/S RISE is Here for You Too!
Faculty/Staff: RISE is hosting a variety of events all semester long that are just for you! Join us for the Title IX Series, Raiders Against Violence training, One Love Week, and more! For more info, visit rise.ttu.edu.

Originator: Anneliese Bustillo            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Departmental 


New Public Health minor!
Increase your health career employment options.

Originator: Heidi Wiedenfeld            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Academic 


Improved and Generic Methods with Less Sample Preparation and Fewer Injections
Lunch and learn seminar by Thermo Fisher Scientific for an up-close look at how you can go from samples to more results with added ease.

Originator: Beatrice Perez            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Research * Departmental 


VMC Summer Music and Dance Workshops: BalFolk 2016!
Euro-French folk music-and-dance weekend, TTU campus

Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Arts & Entertainment 


Join our Jolly Pirate Crew! TTU Celtic Ensemble & Elegant Savages Orchestra
The TTU Celtic Ensemble is recruiting for Fall-Spring 2016-17!

Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Arts & Entertainment 


Mothers with a history of disordered eating needed
Mothers with a history or in recovery from an eating disorder/disordered eating needed for research. Earn $25 Amazon gift card

Originator: Heather Austin            Posted On :   7/21/2016
Research 


Need Junior or Senior Hours for Fall? HLTH 3314
HLTH 3314 Adolescent Health

Originator: Heidi Wiedenfeld            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Academic 


TTU SharePoint Enterprise Services Upgrade on Friday, July 29, starting at 8 pm
SharePoint enterprise services will be unavailable for up to 24 hours, beginning July 29th, 8 pm

Originator: ITTS Systems            Posted On :   7/26/2016
IT Announcements * Departmental 


ePM Downtime Scheduled for Wednesday, July 27
The electronic Performance Management (ePM) system will undergo a system update on Wednesday, July 27, and will not be available that day.

Originator: Sandra Garza            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Departmental 


Fall 2016 World Music (course)
Open to all undergrads and grads across the LBK campus

Originator: CHRISTOPHER J Smith            Posted On :   7/25/2016
Lectures & Seminars 


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 :   7/26/2016
Lectures & Seminars 


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 :   7/25/2016
Academic 


Job Opportunity - Women's Studies Program
Work study position now open for applications!

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Registration Available For New TA Workshop on August 24
First-time teaching assistants at Texas Tech University are encouraged to attend the 30th Annual New TA Workshop on Wed., Aug. 24. The workshop is designed to assist graduate students who will be teaching for the first time at Texas Tech.


Originator: Blayne Beal            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Lectures & Seminars 


Are You a Staff Member Considering Graduate School?
Join us in the Grad School (Admin 313) at noon on THURSDAY, July 28 for a brown bag lunch with Graduate School staff members to learn more about how to apply for graduate school and what resources are available to you as a Texas Tech staff member.

Originator: Shannon Samson            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Academic * Departmental 


Earn Money Recruiting Prospective Students!
Are you looking for an on-campus job? Love Texas Tech? Have great communication skills? The Office of Undergraduate Admissions is hiring part-time staff to work for Fall 2016. Apply now as a Student Telecounselor!

Originator: Veronica Palomo            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 


Latina/os needed for research study: Chance to win Amazon gift card!
Latina/os between the ages of 18-25 are needed to participate in a study on stress and mental health. Participants will be entered in a drawing to win a $20 Amazon gift card!

Originator: Abigail Cruz            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Research 


Libraries announces end of service for Remote Access 3D Lab effective Aug. 22
Physical 3D Animation Lab on second floor Digital Media Studio of Library will remain in operation.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Academic * Departmental 


Rec Sports Annual Passes - Renewals - Payroll Deduction
If you are currently using Payroll Deduction to pay for your Rec Sports Memberships, then Thursday July 28th will be your last day you can renew without having to start with a new down payment.

Originator: Jared McCauley            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Rec Sports Programming 


Library’s Croslin Room to undergo renovations
The University Library’s Croslin Room, inside the main entrance on the east side, will be renovated during the summer.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Academic * Departmental * Student Organization 


18th & Indiana Construction
Beginning July 5th, the southbound lanes of Indiana Avenue will be closed for repairs. During this time, northbound lanes will be converted to two way traffic.

Originator: Jacob Keas            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Academic * Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization 


Free Car Clinic Thursday!
Come to Commuter North by Jones AT&T Stadium Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for free food, a free vehicle check, a free permit drawing, and more!

Originator: Stacy Stockard            Posted On :   7/26/2016
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental