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New Masked Rider to Take Reins

Texas Tech will mask the 53rd student to serve as the university’s mascot.

Paul McCartney is Getting Back "Out There"

The rock and roll legend will be at the United Spirit Arena on June 14.

Poet Laureate and Grammy Award-Winner Close PLPS Season

The evening includes poetry and live jazz.

Texas Tech Officials to Announce ConocoPhillips Gift

Chancellor Hance, Dean Al Sacco & ConocoPhillips will provide details on the donation’s projected impact.

Pop Culture Expert Comments on Death of Comic Book Hero “Archie”

Archie Andrews, the hero of the “Archie” series since 1941, will be killed off in July issue.

More Than 700 Elementary and Middle School Students Compete in LEGO Robotics Challenge

The eight-week challenge teaches engineering skills through a teaming exercise in designing, building, programming, testing and troubleshooting wheeled LEGO robots.

News Conference Announcing Purple Heart University Designation

Individual awards will also be given.

One Week Until Tax Deadline, Texas Tech Experts Available For Media Comment

As the 2013 tax deadline draws near, Texas Tech University tax and financial planning experts can provide tips, tax advice and commentary.

Texas Tech Hispanic Scholarship Fund Hosts College Readiness Retreat

The informational retreat will cover topics about admission into college, financial aid and life on a college campus.

Texas Tech’s CDRC Hosts Annual Fun Run

The run is in honor of Cathy Nathan’s dedication to children, families, students and early childhood development.

Rawls College of Business Hosts Financial Law Expert

William Black is a lawyer, author and former banker.

Pop-culture Expert: Letterman Deserves to Go Out on Top

Texas Tech’s Rob Weiner is ready to comment on Letterman’s announcement.

Texas Tech Hosts Portrait Photography Exhibit

The exhibit provides contemporary photographic images pointing to the seven artists’ typological or taxonomic practices.

Texas Tech Students Participate in TLC Day

Each organization promotes community service and helpful actions in the community.

School of Music Hosts Festival

South Asia-themed festival includes three concerts.

Texas Tech Hosts 450 Mathematicians for American Mathematical Society

2014 Spring Central Sectional Meeting will be held April 11-13 at Department of Mathematics and Statistics.

Texas Tech Law Hosts Eighth Annual Criminal Law Symposium on Homicide

An all-star group of panelists will explore the intricacies of homicide law.

Swiss Adventurer to Speak at Texas Tech

The Vietnam Center and Archive hosts author and filmmaker in 2014 guest lecture series.

Texas Tech Graduate Center Hosts Grand Opening

The center will provide meeting and networking space, quiet study/research space, a computer lab, dining area, conference room and a lounge.

Rawls College of Business Hosts Health Research Industry Leader

Bobby Clark is a senior manager at PricewaterhouseCoopersHealth Research Institute.