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History Made as Texas Tech University Breaks Ground on School of Veterinary Medicine

The school, located at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Amarillo, is expected to enroll its first class in Fall 2021.
19-Sep-2019 12:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Develop Better Method to Remove Toxic Dyes From Wastewater

A team of Texas Tech University researchers working in advanced textiles has found a new way to remove toxic dye pollutants from wastewater, and their approach is safer, cheaper and easier than traditional methods.
27-Aug-2019 4:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Herrera-Estrella Leads Sequencing of Avocado Genome

A new study illuminates the avocado’s family history and lays the foundation for the species’ improvement.
6-Aug-2019 12:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Texas Tech Vietnam Center & Archive Oral Histories Will Soon Be More Accessible

Thanks to a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the archive is making its interviews keyword searchable.
2-Aug-2019 8:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Technology Will Help Geoscientist Study Arid-Zone Water Cycles

Thanks to a National Science Foundation grant, Juske Horita is getting a high-precision water isotope analyzer.
30-Jul-2019 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Hayhoe Named to National Museum of Natural History Advisory Board

The Texas Tech professor is the co-director of the Climate Center.
27-Jun-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Texas Tech University’s College of Education Names New Dean

Jesse Perez Mendez has been named dean of Texas Tech University's College of Education. He begins in the role Aug. 1. Mendez was one of five finalists in the search for a replacement for Dean Scott Ridley, who led the college from 2011 until his...
25-Jun-2019 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Texas Tech University System Achieves Historic Success in 86th Texas Legislature

The Texas Tech University System completed a historic 86th Texas Legislature with legislative support and startup funding for a new veterinary school and dental school.
17-Jun-2019 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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