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Texas Tech Wind Researchers Receive $1.4 Million for Innovative Project

Energy Department awards $1.4m to Texas Tech to develop radar prototype that will provide better measurements of flow conditions in wind plants, would enable proactive controls that minimize turbine-to-turbine interaction & maximize power...
26-Sep-2014 12:00 PM EDT

Texas Tech Dance Program Approved by National Accreditation Agency

Texas Tech University's dance program recently gained national accreditation; every discipline in the College of Visual and Performing Arts is now accredited by a national board.
25-Sep-2014 12:00 PM EDT

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?

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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

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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

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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

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