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Texas Tech Observes the Dog Days of Summer

The International Cultural Center hosts its annual summer photo exhibit.

Literary Expert: World War I Changed War and Literature Forever

The war ensured Victorian literary style would die off as the war came to a close.

Texas Tech Pop Culture Expert Comments on Death of Silver Screen Legend James Garner

Rob Weiner says Garner was among the last of the “old-school” TV stars.

Pop Culture and Comics Expert Comments on Marvel Shake-ups

The publisher announces plans for a black Captain America and female Thor.

Agricultural Education and Communications Hosting Social Media Workshop

Seminar is designed to help farmers and ranchers promote their business.

Texas Tech Expert Available to Discuss CDC-Anthrax Exposure Investigation

Vickie Sutton is director for the Center for Biodefense, Law and Public Policy.

Texas Tech Hosting Turfgrass Field Day on July 21

Annual event provides tips and tools on maintaining healthy fields and lawns.

Former Astronaut to Address Science Camp Participants

Texas Tech alumnus Bernard Harris will speak to middle school students via Skype.

Texas Tech’s Fit 4 Fun Kid’s Triathlon Open for Registration

Rec Sports prepares for fun summer events for children.

Texas Tech University Expert Available on Effects of Supreme Court Decision on Hobby Lobby’s Challenge to Affordable Care Act

The Supreme Court rules 5-4 for #hobbylobby case of #Religousfreedom “Closely held corps do not have to be forced to provide contraception”

TTUISD Expands Third Annual International Summer Camp

The event is now expanded to two camps to accommodate approximately 180 Brazilian high school students.

Texas Tech Law Expert Available for Comment on SCOTUS-Hobby Lobby Decision

This week, the U.S. Supreme Court will rule on Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby, the biggest challenge to date of President Obama’s signature Affordable Care Act.

Texas Tech University Law Professor Available to Discuss Redskins Trademark

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office canceled six federal trademarks belonging to the Washington Redskins.

Texas Tech Celebrates Latest Public Art Installation

The stainless steel and painted aluminum sculpture is located in the Experimental Sciences Building courtyard.

Texas Tech Tornado Expert Comments on Rare Twin Twisters

Chris Weiss researches the process by which tornadoes form.

Arrington Leaves TTU System for Private Sector

“Jodey has been a key player on my leadership team,” Chancellor Kent Hance said.

Artist to Install Latest Public Art Piece on Texas Tech Campus

The art piece will arrive assembled and will be lifted into place with a crane.

Ribbon Cutting for Pantex Wind Farm

Pantex Renewable Energy Project will serve as the keystone for an ongoing collaboration with Texas Tech University.

Texas Tech Pop-culture Expert Comments on Death of Casey Kasem

Kasem passed away Sunday morning following complications associated with Lewy body disease.

Expert: Friday the 13th May Be Nothing to Fear

Whether it’s the number or the date, pop-culture expert Rob Weiner is available to discuss the superstition.