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Environmental Toxicology Professor Gives Testimony on Zika Virus Before House Science Committee

Environmental Toxicology Professor Gives Testimony on Zika Virus Before House Science Committee

(VIDEO) Steve Presley spoke to U.S. representatives about his labs´ Zika-related work and his role on the task force for the State of Texas response to Zika and public health protection.

May 24, 2016

Graduate Student Earns Award to Study Temperature, Heat in Seoul

Graduate Student Earns Award to Study Temperature, Heat in Seoul

Lexie Herdt will take readings at various points in the South Korean capital to demonstrate various mitigation strategies for heat-related illnesses.

May 23, 2016

Fearful to Fearless: Honors Student Takes Solo Hike on Pacific Crest Trail

Fearful to Fearless: Honors Student Takes Solo Hike on Pacific Crest Trail

(VIDEO) Senior Elizabeth Hash spent seven weeks hiking the High Sierra Mountains, then wrote seven essays about how the journey changed her outlook.

May 16, 2016

School of Theatre and Dance Implements Musical Theatre Degree Program

School of Theatre and Dance Implements Musical Theatre Degree Program

Two professors created the program to provide students interested in musical theatre with the intensive, multidisciplinary training necessary to be successful.

May 13, 2016

IDEAL Receives $380,000 from J. F Maddox Foundation

IDEAL Receives $380,000 from J. F Maddox Foundation

The Institute for the Development and Enrichment of Advanced Learners received two grants from the foundation to fund two summer camps for the next few years.

May 12, 2016

Trade & Industry Development

Lubbock, Texas: A Hub City of Powerful Industries

Just 18 months or so into a five-year economic development strategic plan for Lubbock, Texas - an appealing city in the northwest quadrant of the state with a population of about 245,000 - local business leaders are pleased with its progress.

May 27, 2016

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