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Sharpening the Focus of Sexual Consent

Two Texas Tech University professors have developed a student-driven campaign designed to erase the confusion and lack of communication regarding sexual consent.
30-Mar-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Texas Tech Researchers Receive Grant to Send Worms into Space

The study could lead to progress regarding human muscle mass and strength.
19-Mar-2015 8:05 AM EDT

Two Texas Tech Nutritional Sciences Professors Receive National Awards


The American Society for Nutrition recognized Dr. Nikhil Dhurandar and Naima Moustaid-Moussa, professors in Texas Tech University's Department of Nutritional Sciences, for their research in obesity.
6-Mar-2015 10:05 AM EST

Texas Tech Professor to Study Movement of Cancer Cells and Tumor Cell Detection

Two CPRIT grants will aid development of new methods and tools to better understand cancer metastasis and tumor cell detection.
2-Mar-2015 11:05 AM EST

Environmental Scientists Find Antibiotics, Bacteria, Resistance Genes in Dust from Feedlots


Researchers beginning to understand how antibiotic-resistant bacteria travel aerially.
22-Jan-2015 11:00 AM EST

After Tragedy, Fellow Biology Students Step In to Finish Friend’s Research

An undergraduate researcher from Texas Tech died in an accident a few months after starting a research project looking at how oak tree resprouts respond to drought. His friends finished his research.
22-Jan-2015 10:35 AM EST

Doctoral Student Hangs Up Dancing Shoes for Financial Planning

Sven Saaretalu came to the United States to be a hip-hop dancer, but after an injury sidelined that career, he got a degree in financial planning. He's now a doctoral student in personal financial planning at Texas Tech.
20-Jan-2015 5:00 PM EST

Texas Tech Researcher Discovers New Salmonella Serotype

Salmonella Lubbock will provide new avenues for research into the bacteria’s prevention.
16-Jan-2015 2:00 PM EST

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In Cancer Fight, Angelina Jolie Makes Case for Fluidity in Feminine Ideal

27-Mar-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Wind Research Experts Available to Discuss Deadly Tornado Outbreak

26-Mar-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Increased Diversity in STEM Education Will Benefit U.S.

24-Mar-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Expert: Statistics Hold Clues to Winning March Madness Brackets


18-Mar-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Expert: Obama’s Wall Street Crackdown a Game-Changer for Middle Class Americans

27-Feb-2015 8:05 AM EST

‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Fantasy Not Uncommon Among Women or Men

10-Feb-2015 10:00 AM EST

Pioneer of Infectobesity Movement Continues Groundbreaking Research at Texas Tech

Nikhil Dhurandhar, who discovered a strain of virus that appears to cause obesity while also causing low cholesterol and low triglycerides, is the chairman of the Nutritional Sciences department
29-Jan-2015 4:30 PM EST

Expert: Martin Luther King’s Vision Makes Progress, Still Not Fulfilled

16-Jan-2015 10:50 AM EST

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