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Texas Tech at the Capitol

Staff and alumni of the Texas Tech University System received honors in Austin.

Texas Tech Ranks Second Behind Harvard in 2014 IPO Class

Three CEOs with Texas Tech degrees took their companies public.

Looking Back: Most Viewed Stories in 2014

Follow Texas Tech through national rankings, new buildings, a visit with Ellen and more.

Ask the Experts:
How to Create a Standout Resume

Joe Duke from Texas Tech’s Career Center discusses how to land the dream job after graduation.

School of Music Alumnus Combines Love of Music, Dance

(VIDEO) Classical pianist Eugenio Zapata choreographs and produces multimedia performances.

Remembering Texas Tech’s Oldest-Known Alumnus

James Charles Featherston, a 1933 graduate, recently died but leaves a Red Raiders legacy.

Alumni Spotlight: Red Raider Retires from Army After 40 Years

Deputy Commanding General Retired from the 412th Theater Engineer Command.

All in the Family: Carruths Shared Special Masked Rider Bond

Johnny Bob and Katie remain the only father and daughter to serve as beloved mascot.

Texas Tech’s 2014 Homecoming Week

The annual parade will be Friday and a new Showtime event will immediately follow.

Alumni Spotlight: Red Raider Competes on “America’s Got Talent”

Phillip Wainwright performed in a theatrical stunt-fighting and dance group on the reality show.

Alumni Spotlight: Cattle Rancher Featured in 'Farmland' Documentary

The movie is about rare, young individuals who are making a career out of farming and ranching.

Texas Tech Alumna Feels the Heat in Her Chosen Field

Angie Reid is now a fire ecologist in Florida.

Texas Tech Alumnus Wins Second Daytime Emmy

Scott Gryder serves as actor, puppeteer, singer and makeup artist for this children’s television show.

Military Veteran Receives Diploma in Special Ceremony

Texas Tech student was unable to participate in graduation after discovering an unknown illness.

Leap of Faith: Father Recalls Tough Decision to Attend Texas Tech

With his 5-year-old son in tow, Alvino Lopez eventually graduated to provide a better life for his family.

A Family Affair: Redmans Ready for College World Series

Hunter starts at catcher for the Red Raiders, and his father and brother also played for Texas Tech.

Sen. Robert Duncan Approved as TTU System Chancellor

He will begin his duties as the system’s fourth chancellor July 7, 2014.

Texas Tech Alumna Shines in 13th Broadway Musical

Jennifer Smith stars in “A Gentleman’s Guide,” which won four Tony Awards, including Best Musical.

Program Helps Alumnus Bottle Success in Wine Industry

Grayson Davies, the university’s first viticulture and enology graduate, earns prestigious honor.

Congressional Internship Helps Lead Alumnus to Career

Brian Anderson, who once shook hands with President Obama, now works in Washington, D.C.