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Environmental Toxicologist to Discuss Zika Virus with House Science Committee in D.C.

Environmental toxicology expert Steven Presley is testifying in front of the House Science Committee about his work with mosquito-borne illnesses and how to combat Zika.
24-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Acclaimed Composer, Music Researcher From Long Island Selected as Dean at Texas Tech


Noel Zahler has been an administrator and professor at Long Island University, Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Minnesota before accepting a position at the West Texas university.
20-May-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Texas Tech Researcher’s Work Could Lead to Your Next Juicy Steak

Brad Johnson, an expert on skeletal muscle growth in cattle, helped lead a study examining ways to increase marbling in beef without increasing overall fatness.
5-May-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Remembering the Murdered Jews of Europe

Texas Tech University English professor Jill Patterson walked Nazi concentration camps used during World War II to imprison and kill Jews, then returned to Lubbock to work with death row inmates.
5-May-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Best Interest Initiative Announces Strategic Partnership with Society of Financial Service Professionals

The initiative aims to define “best interest” according to the Department of Labor’s recently announced fiduciary standard for retirement planners.
28-Apr-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Agricultural Communications Project Aims to Develop Critical Thinkers

Professor Courtney Meyers is part of a USDA project with two other universities that will utilize case studies to increase students’ critical thinking skills.
27-Apr-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Texas Tech Debuts Financial Planning Academy for Teens Interested in Financial Advisory Careers

Sponsored by Charles Schwab Foundation, the first-of-its-kind program will feature curriculum from college students, professors and independent financial advisers.
14-Apr-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Center for Financial Responsibility to Define New Standard Regarding ‘Best Interest’

The Department of Labor rules require financial advisers to act in their clients’ best interest but don’t define best interest or explain best practices.
12-Apr-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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