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Llano River Field Station Receives UCOWR Education and Public Service Award

The station is a part of the Texas Tech University Center at Junction, a dedicated research and educational facility on the banks of the South Llano River.
18-Jun-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Texas Tech Researcher Publishes Study of Reasons Behind Alcohol Abuse in Non-Heterosexual Women


Non-heterosexual women who feel a disconnect between who they are attracted to and how they identify themselves may have a higher risk of alcohol abuse, according to a new study led by Amelia E. Talley, an assistant professor in Texas Tech...
10-Jun-2015 11:00 AM EDT

Bottle or Box? Doctoral Student Wins Grant to Study Wine Packaging


Nicholas Johnston, a graduate student at Texas Tech, won the Wine Market Council's first research grant to study how millennials interact with wine packaging and other marketing.
10-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Texas Tech Researchers Use Prehistoric Amber to Test Glass Theory

Along the way, the investigation sheds light on the long-held urban myth of the fluidity of stained glass.
8-Jun-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Texas Tech Researchers Develop Models For Targeted Cancer Therapy

The results of a recent study on targeted therapy of a specific type of brain cancer were published by Nature Medicine showing specific progress in cancer treatment.
8-Jun-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Personal Financial Planning Professors Join Buffett, Bernanke on Investment Advisor’s 35 for 35 List


Texas Tech professors Deena Katz and Harold Evensky were named to a national list of influencers in the financial planning industry
21-May-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Texas Tech a Pioneer in Using Snapchat for Recruiting


For the first time, Texas Tech turned to Snapchat to help admitted students feel connected to the university and encourage them to attend in the fall.
13-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT

1970 Tornado Leads to Development of National Wind Institute

Faculty and staff recall the night of the F5 tornado and how the experience emphasized the need for wind research with regard to safety, shelter and construction.
12-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT

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