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IT Alert – Beware of Recent Email Scams Regarding your TTU Email Account
TTU students, faculty, and staff have recently received email scams with the Subject lines "TTU-Helpdesk" or "HELP DESK". Please do not respond to these phishing emails.

Originator: IT Help Central            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Employee Announcements * Student Announcements 

Want to Further Your Skills as a Leader?
Join us for our Student Leadership Series this Spring:

Originator: Christopher Watts            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Student Organization 

United States Marine Corps

Originator: Nathaniel Castillo            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Student Organization * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 

This family friendly event will feature hands-on science & historic demonstrations that will immerse guests in ranching's past and present.

Originator: Shelby Schwartz            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Arts & Entertainment 

Support Texas Tech Student Health and Wellness
Check your e-mail for an invitation from NCHA - ACHA to log in and complete the National College Health Assessment.

Originator: William Lopez            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Academic * Student Organization 

Graduate Students - Fulbright Can Help Fund Your Research Abroad
Attend this Fulbright U.S. Student Program Information Session and find out how this national award helps graduate students in all disciplines fund up to a year of research in 180+ countries. Competition open to U.S. citizens.

Originator: Lynne Fallwell            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Research * Academic * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 

FREE Intramural Kickball Tournament!
What's better than FREE kickball?! Register from April 13-22 in room 203 of the rec center to be a part of our Intramural Kickball tourney! Event date is set for April 24.

Originator: Scott Layher            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Departmental * Rec Sports Programming 

It’s Time to Invest in Your Future by taking PFI 3301
PFI/PFP 3301 - Intro to Personal Finance offers skills to help students navigate the financial world... for life! This course covers topics like basic financial concepts, borrowing, investing, and protection.

Originator: Dawn Abbott            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Academic * Departmental 

Museum Docent Recruitment Event
The Museum of Texas Tech University invites you to become a part of our new docent training program. Learn about what it takes to become part of this new team that is focused on enhancing the museum visitor experience.

Originator: Tobin Brannan            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Arts & Entertainment * Orientation 

Are Your Actions for Improvement Documented in TracDat?
This training session offered by the Office of Planning and Assessment (OPA) will discuss the importance of Actions for Improvement in your assessment plan.

Originator: Michael Street            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Faculty/Staff Organization * Teaching, Learning & Professional Development Center 

Come watch "Around the World in 80 Days" (1956, G) starring David Niven at the Museum of Texas Tech.

Originator: Tobin Brannan            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Arts & Entertainment 

TAB Presents: Make you own Bobble Head!
Free Make Your Own Bobble Head for Red and Black Today Friday, April 10th from 11AM to 3PM in the SUB West Basement

Originator: Austin Schmied            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Arts & Entertainment 

Come join the PreLaw Program and sit in on an actual full-length LSAT practice exam. This experience will allow you to see what your real LSAT exam will entail.

Originator: Shannon Bell            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Lectures & Seminars * Departmental * Student Organization 

Pre-Veterinary Society Meeting
Love animals? Interested in veterinary medicine? Please join us for our last general meeting of the semester and get FREE FOOD! Meeting is at 7pm in AFS 101 on March 13.

Originator: Megan Phillips            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Student Organization 

Quick and fun survey on personality and mood!!!
Take this 10-15 minute survey for SCIENCE!!!!

Originator: Jacob Curtis            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Research * Academic 

Webinar: Applying for Graduate School: How the Career Center Can Help You
Are you an undergraduate student or alumnus who is exploring the possibility of attending Graduate School? Have you already begun the application process?

Originator: Nicole Noble            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Student Employment/Career Opportunities * Teaching, Learning & Professional Development Center 

SAVE THE DATE - Denim Day in Action
In 1998, an Italian Supreme Court decision overturned a rape conviction because the victim wore jeans, reasoning she must have helped her attacker remove them.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Academic * Departmental * Student Organization 

Volunteer Opportunity
Do you need volunteer hours? Have you ever wanted to learn what it’s like to host a conference here on campus? If your answer is yes to either of these questions, then the Women’s Studies Conference on April 16-18 needs your help.

Originator: Patricia Earl            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Research * Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 

Students for Global Connections are hosting annual World Wide Showcase - A Cruise Across Cultures on Sunday, April 12th at 2pm at the City Bank Auditorium. Don’t miss the boat – The event is FREE, educating and highly entertaining.

Originator: Bojana Ristic            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 

GEOLOGY Majors: Apply Now for a Fall 2015 Tutor Position!
Love your major and want to build a great resume item while also getting paid? Apply today to be a tutor with the TECHniques Center!

Originator: Brandi Schreiber            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 

The Office of Undergraduate Admissions is hiring part-time staff members to work for the 2015-2016 academic school year with a tentative start date in early June.

Originator: Gabrielle Garcia            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Student Employment/Career Opportunities 

Get your free copy of "All Quiet on the Western Front"
Copies of the novel “All Quiet on the Western Front” will be available free for the first 40 participants who sign up to attend a series of entertaining group readings beginning April 13.

Originator: Julie Barnett            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Academic * Departmental * Student Organization 

Raider Revue
Need an emergency date night plan? Go to this variety show featuring School of Music students and the improv group, Flying Tortillas. Come for live music and comedy!

Originator: Joshua Ballard            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 

TTU Faculty & Staff Sunrise Open House
The semester is wrapping up and it is time for you to wind down! Join The Texas Tech Club Tuesday, April 21st from 7-9 a.m. for our Faculty & Staff Sunrise Open House. You are invited to stop by and enjoy complimentary breakfast, juice and coffee.

Originator: Emily Boothe            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Faculty/Staff Organization 

Honors College Faculty Conversations FRIDAY
Join us as we continue our discussion on the importance of connection between the Humanities and Arts and STEM. We will break into writing groups to fully define the collaborative relationship between scholars, researchers, and educators.

Originator: Aliza Wong            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Lectures & Seminars * Academic * Departmental 

TAB Presents: Raider City Limits
Do you enjoy FREE food, tshirts, live music and games? Then come out to Raider City Limits this Saturday!

Originator: Marigrace Gonzales            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 

Congratulations to the following students for having exceptional presentations within their respective categories during the 2015 Texas Tech University Undergraduate Research Conference.

Originator: Jerylme Robins            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Research * Academic * Departmental 

Summer Horsemanship Classes
Learn to ride a horse this summer. Enroll in ANSC 3312 and ANSC 3313.

Originator: Kelly Riccitelli            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Academic * Departmental 

ODK Now Accepting Applications!
Omicron Delta Kappa, the nation's oldest leadership honor society, is now accepting applications for membership till April 17th!

Originator: Maria Maza            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Student Organization 

Next PASO Meeting
Do you wish to become a physician's assistant? We will be having a general meeting Wednesday April 15th at 7:30pm, location TBD.

Originator: Kirsten Terveer            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Student Organization 

Want to recruit new members during the RRO Student Org Fair?
Want to recruit new members for your org during RRO? Want to learn how to effectively recruit during these fairs. Attend this informational session to find out how your org can increase its membership.

Originator: William Lopez            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Student Organization 

Philosophy Spring 2015 Speaker Series
Dr. Wayne Myrvold, Professor, The Rotman Institute of Philosophy Western University, will lecture on "What happened to phlogiston? Reconsidering the Chemical Revolution", Friday, April 10, 2015, 3:30 PM, PHIL 260.

Originator: Debrajean Wheeler Wheeler            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Lectures & Seminars * Academic 

Recycled Art Contest
Be creative and sustainable at the same time by making art from something recycled/reused.

Originator: Melanie Tatum            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Arts & Entertainment 

GRADUATE STUDENTS: Want to learn about grant writing??
During the second summer session, a grant writing course will be offered titled MFT 6342: Advanced Family Therapy Topics: Grant Writing. It'll be held MTWR 12-2:50. This course can be taken by any graduate students.

Originator: Kristy Soloski            Posted On :   4/9/2015
Research * Lectures & Seminars * Academic 

July/August 2015 Texas Techsan magazine copy deadline
The July/August 2015 Texas Techsan magazine copy deadline is Wednesday, April 22, 2015. The Texas Techsan is the official alumni publication for Texas Tech University. Please send your campus and alumni news to

Originator: Jennifer Ritz            Posted On :   4/9/2015

What Coaching Fencing Taught me about Teaching
Please consider joining us for a wonderful session led by Dr. Mark Webb (Chair, Philosophy) on Thursday, April 16th from 2:00 to 3:00 in the TLPDC, Room 153.

Originator: Kimberly Leigh            Posted On :   4/9/2015
Academic * Departmental * Teaching, Learning & Professional Development Center 

Sigma Delta Pi - Folk Tales from Around the World
Sigma Delta Pi, will be sharing different folktales from different countries across the globe. It would a wonderful experience for you, your friends, and/or your students to learn about other cultures.

Originator: Spencer Key            Posted On :   4/9/2015
Arts & Entertainment * Departmental * Student Organization 

Need a bio class Summer I? Come talk about sex!
Biology 4301-079/D79 - Human Reproduction and Sexual Behavior; Summer I, June 2 - July 3;
Prereq: Biol 1404 or 1402; In-person: M-F 2-3:50 PM or take it online!

Originator: Breanna Harris            Posted On :   4/10/2015

Sigma Delta Pi will present an art exhibit titled “La evolución del arte hispánico según la mente joven.” Come learn about and see interpretations of Kahlo, Rivera, Botero, Sorolla, Vicente, Solar, Martínez, and Jurado Ruíz.

Originator: Spencer Key            Posted On :   4/9/2015
Arts & Entertainment * Lectures & Seminars * Faculty/Staff Organization 

Art Exposition: La Evolución Del Arte Español Según La Mente Joven
Please join Sigma Delta Pi, Lubbock High School, and Texas Tech University for the Second Annual Exposition of Hispanic art according to young minds.

Originator: Minerva Alaniz            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 

Student Job Opening: Web Developer
The Whitacre College of Engineering is seeking a part-time Federal Work-Study eligible web developer.

Originator: JEFF Sammons            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Departmental * Student Employment/Career Opportunities 

: A Global Perspective: An Astronaut’s View on International Experiences
On Tuesday, April 14th at 2:30PM in the SUB Senate Room, Dean Sacco, the Dean of the Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering will be giving a talk on his experiences as an astronaut. This talk is open to all students, staff, and faculty.

Originator: Allison Wright            Posted On :   4/9/2015
Lectures & Seminars * Academic * Departmental 

Study Abroad Peer Advising
Interested in sharing your study abroad experience with others? Become a study abroad peer adviser! Email resume to

Originator: Maegan Caffey            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Student Organization 

Diversity Leadership Institute Presentation
Join us for a recap of the inaugural diversity leadership institute

Originator: Ricky Sherfield            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Departmental * Faculty/Staff Organization * Student Organization 

TAB & PIKE Present: Drive-In Movie!!
Join TAB and PIKE for our Drive-In movies!! Free with TTU student ID!

Originator: Nicholas Odiase            Posted On :   4/9/2015
Arts & Entertainment * Student Organization 

Time's Running Out!
The TMA Golf Classic is tomorrow! Sign up so that you can compete for a $500 watch, airline tickets, and more.

Originator: Eric Shafer            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Student Organization 

Unmanned Systems Symposium
Learn more about unmanned systems and autonomous vehicles at this conference to promote multi-level interaction and possible research collaboration and education related to unmanned systems.

Originator: J Cannon            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Research * Lectures & Seminars * Academic 

Women Wanted for Walking Study
Women are wanted to participate in research that will study how the relationship between cognitive function and walking performance changes with age.

Originator: Joaquin Gonzales            Posted On :   4/10/2015

Have you considered becoming a Bilingual Teacher? The Bilingual Education program in the College of Education will be administering a Spanish Placement Test for admission into the program on Friday, April 10, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm, in 352 Education.

Originator: Comfort Pratt            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Academic * Departmental 

Math in Seville still accepting applications
Take your summer math courses in the most popular study abroad destination. Offering Math 2360 and Math 3342. This program also features weekend excursions in Spain and Portugal.

Originator: Lourdes Juan            Posted On :   4/9/2015

Dr. Liliana Pérez-Miguel (Huntington Library; Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú) will explore the role of the first Spanish women in the formation of the economic, political and social structures of the conquest and the Viceroyalty of Peru.

Originator: Sara Guengerich            Posted On :   4/10/2015

Summer I 2015 course: Colonial Blackness
SPAN 5355/HIST 5355 A cross-listed graduate course to study the voices, agency and identity construction of the African colonial peoples in Spanish America.

Originator: Sara Guengerich            Posted On :   4/10/2015

Hispanic/Latino Students Needed for Smartphone Focus Group April 13
Hispanic/Latino students from Texas who regularly use a smartphone are needed to participate in a focus groups, on Monday, April 13 at 3:00. A $15 Barnes & Noble gift card will be offered to participants.

Originator: Kenton Wilkinson            Posted On :   4/10/2015
Research * Academic