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Texas Tech University Officials Break Ground on Research and Technology Park

This project will provide academic and business research opportunities for faculty and students and collaboration with the private sector.
15-Sep-2014 11:05 AM EDT

What is the Economic Impact of Oil, Gas in West Texas?


The economic impact is felt in all industries that provide support, from drilling to housing and retail. This study provides estimates of the 2013 economic impact of the Permian Basin’s oil and gas industry, and examines these impacts at the...
4-Sep-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Texas Tech Professor Co-Authors Paper Challenging Employee-Retention Practices

Report shows reasons employees leave can’t necessarily be applied across the board.
19-Aug-2014 5:00 PM EDT

Texas Tech Researchers Believe Blood-Sucking Parasitic Eyeworm a Culprit to 2010 Quail Decline


Researchers at Texas Tech's Wildlife Toxicology Laboratory necropsied hundreds of birds throughout a 19-million-acre area of land and discovered large numbers of parasitic eyeworms in many of the birds they sampled.
14-Aug-2014 2:50 PM EDT

Cultivating a Brand New Field

Thanks to a USDA grant, two professors are teaching farmers, ranchers how to better utilize the Internet.
13-Aug-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Texas Tech Wind Researchers Release Findings on Failed Shelter Door Hit by Arkansas Tornado


Homeowners should make sure building materials are rated to withstand high tornadic winds and the onslaught of debris those winds can bring.
13-Aug-2014 2:00 PM EDT

On the Move: Texas Tech Unveils New One-of-a-Kind Food Truck

Texas Tech University unveils the first school-owned food truck on a Big 12 campus. The StrEat food truck is a branch off an established eatery in Texas Tech's Student Union Building, offering unique, on-the-go menu items.
12-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Texas Tech Co-Hosts Hydraulic Fracturing Conference

Texas Tech University and Air and Waste Management Association will host The Fracturing Impacts and Technologies Conference.
7-Aug-2014 2:00 PM EDT

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