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Texas Tech, Community Officials Celebrate National Designation

School recently was named an Innovation and Economic Prosperity University by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities.

Saving Lives in Africa

Professors help Malawian village combat iron deficiency with a sustainable goat production program.

Bad dog? Professor Develops Smelly Tool to Stop That!

(VIDEO) Texas Tech professor discovers a pig pheromone that can stop dogs from barking, jumping.

Professor Co-Authors Paper Challenging Employee-Retention Practices

Report shows reasons employees leave can’t necessarily be applied across the board.

STEM-CORE Program Announces 21 Newly Named Affiliate Faculty

STEM Center for Outreach, Research and Education (STEM-CORE) widens ability to help community.

Wal-Mart Foundation Funds Research that Could Improve Denim Dyeing Method

Texas Tech’s Fiber and Biopolymer Research Institute was awarded the $470,000 grant.

Researchers: Blood-Sucking Eyeworm Culprit to Quail Decline

The Texas Tech-led study, was part of the multi-million dollar Operation Idiopathic Decline.

Wind Researchers Release Findings on Failed Shelter Door Struck by Arkansas Tornado

They remind consumers to trust only those building materials tested to withstand high tornadic winds.

Cultivating a Brand New Field

Thanks to a USDA grant, two professors are teaching farmers, ranchers how to better utilize the Internet.

Nuclear Energy Expert Trying to Develop Clean, Safe Technology

Ning Li of the Xiamen University School of Energy Research in China shares thoughts with faculty, students.

Professors Help Spread Message on Importance of HPV Vaccination

Autumn Shafer, Rebecca Ortiz focused more on communications than medical in their research.

Researchers: New Oil-Absorbing Cotton Mat Holds 50 Times Its Weight

Texas Tech scientists say nonwoven cotton could become new picker-upper for oil spills.

Texas Tech Announces Research Investment from Deer Breeders Corporation

The investment will support the white-tailed deer and cervids research program.

Graduate School Honors High-Quality Theses and Dissertations

The awards recognize the quality of work by Texas Tech’s graduate students.

Rawls College of Business Alumnus Launches Innovative Resource Website

AbridgeME provides a summary of any current topic in an easily digestible form.

Experts Weigh In on 100th Anniversary of World War I

Texas Tech professors discuss how the Great War changed the world and why it still matters.

Sowell Center Prepares Students to be Orientation, Mobility Specialists

Students practice being blindfolded and walking with canes to teach visually impaired individuals.

Three Faculty Members Receive Fulbright Grants

Prestigious grants fund research in agribusiness, student exchange and meteor scenario.

Where Have All the Wheelchairs Gone?

Texas Tech professor finds that people with disabilities aren’t well-represented in TV commercials.

Researchers Develop Economic Impact Report for Pipeline Industry

Texas Pipeline Association commissions university for first ever analysis of this kind.