Our News on Newswise

Texas Tech Researchers Help Confirm First Case of Avian Influenza Transmitted from Cow to Human

Researchers from the Biological Threat Response Laboratory played a critical role in testing for the virus.
13-May-2024 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Texas Tech Researcher Part of Breakthrough Findings

Tom Maccarone in Physics and Astronomy is among authors whose groundbreaking work will soon be published in Nature magazine.
1-Apr-2024 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

The Need for Immediate Conservation Action

Texas Tech professor’s research shines light on the alarming decline of flying foxes and related species.
29-Nov-2023 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Finding Fresh Approaches for Tried-and-True Antibiotics

Texas Tech researchers are taking a closer look at drug-resistant organisms and searching for new ways to attack them.
13-Sep-2023 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Listening for "Sounds" from the Far Corners of Space

Texas Tech’s Benjamin Owen receives a National Science Foundation grant to learn more about different types of gravitational waves.
21-Aug-2023 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Texas Tech Physicist Lands NSF Grant

Myoung-Hwan Kim’s research will look to resolve quantum computing challenges.
28-Jul-2023 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

In Search of Electromagnetic Counterparts of Gravitational Waves

Alessandra Corsi knows that when you shoot for the stars, anything can happen. It's in that spirit of intellectual curiosity that Corsi, an associate professor in Texas Tech University's Department of Physics and Astronomy, will peer into some of...
26-Jul-2023 2:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Ways of Getting to the Heart of the Matter

Texas Tech biology professor Peter Keyel is using an innovative approach to better understand why arteries harden.
13-Jul-2023 2:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

See All News

Our Experts on Newswise

Texas Tech and TTUHSC Professors Honored as NAI Senior Members

Four faculty members across the system will be inducted in June.
27-Feb-2024 2:05 PM EST

Looking for Insights from Our Nearest Star-Forming Galaxy

Vallia Antoniou, an assistant professor of practice in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Texas Tech, has been awarded observing time on the powerful Chandra X-Ray Telescope to explore some of the deepest recesses of the universe.
28-Apr-2023 11:55 AM EDT

Are Microneedles Revolutionizing the Way Vaccines Are Delivered?

Harvinder Gill, the Whitacre Endowed Chair of Science and Engineering and an associate professor of chemical engineering in Texas Tech University’s Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering, explains what microneedles are, what makes them...
13-Apr-2020 1:25 PM EDT

Expert Discusses Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic on Agriculture

Darren Hudson says the supply chain for the U.S. is in good shape, and food supply is ample to handle a short-term shutdown.
30-Mar-2020 1:55 PM EDT

See All Experts

Our YouTube Videos


As a public research university, Texas Tech advances knowledge through innovative and creative teaching, research, and scholarship. The university is dedicated to student success by preparing learners to be ethical leaders for a diverse and globally competitive workforce. The university is committed to enhancing the cultural and economic development of the state, nation, and world.



Karen Marie Belnap
Special Projects Manager


Leslie Cranford
Section Manager
Law School, Colleges of Engineering, Education, and Business


Lucy Greenberg
Media Relations Specialist
Visual & Performing Arts; International Affairs; Architecture; eLearning; Media & Communication



Ashlyn Grotegut
Media Relations Specialist


(806) 742-2136

Doug Hensley



Allison Hirth
Senior Director of Media and Public Affairs



Katelynn Horton
Multimedia Content Writer
Office of the Provost; Administration & Finance



Allen Ramsey
Media Relations Specialist
Agriculture; Law; Climate Center; Research & Innovation; Engineering; Administration



Karin Slyker
Media Relations Coordinator



Paul Tubbs
Media Relations Specialist



George Watson
Associate Director of Media and Public Affairs



Glenys Young
Media Relations Specialist
Arts & Sciences; Museums/Libraries; Evermore Magazine; Human Sciences; National Wind Institute