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Administrator, Engineer Become National Academy of Inventors Fellows

Robert V. Duncan and Mohamed Soliman are two of the 170 named as this year’s distinguished fellows.

Biologist Leads Group That Mapped Crocodilian Genomes

Understanding these reptiles’ genome can help scientists better understand birds.

Face-to-Screen: Graduate Students Use Tablets to Connect with K-12 Students

Middle school teacher Robin Hart joined forces with Texas Tech graduate students to bring math, science and engineering expertise to her students.

Sequencing of Cotton A-genome Could Boost Industry

Collaboration with Bayer CropScience could translate into better commercial varieties for growers.

Robotics Program Creates STEM Awareness for High School Students

Texas Tech students designed structure of annual BEST competition and served as mentors.

Getting To Know W. Brent Lindquist

New College of Arts and Sciences dean is committed to helping Texas Tech reach tier-one status.

Researchers Create Company to Optimize Wind Plant Output

The technology is licensed through Office of Research Commercialization.

Engineers Discover New Method to Determine Surface Properties at the Nanoscale

As machines get smaller, knowing characteristics can make huge engineering differences.

Partnership to Support Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Lubbock Economic Development Alliance joined Texas Tech administrators for the announcement.

Historian Explores Wonder Woman’s Role as Feminist Icon

Keira Williams won a Smithsonian fellowship to research the superheroine’s creator.

Employees Receive Distinguished Staff Awards

Individuals were recognized for their service and commitment to the university.

Student Spotlight: Doctoral Candidate Receives Prestigious Research Fellowship

Daniel Dawson received the honor from the Environmental Protection Agency.

Climate Scientist Named to Foreign Policy’s 100 Leading Global Thinkers of 2014

Katharine Hayhoe was honored for her work in education and climate change.

New Associate Vice President for Research Named

Patricia R. DeLucia was appointed to the position by Robert V. Duncan.

Ask the Experts: Nutritionist Discusses Role of Diet in Diabetes Treatment

On World Diabetes Day, professor Jamie Cooper explains how food and exercise can reverse disease.

Texas Tech Set to Host Second TEDx Conference

Those who have a passion for performing and sharing ideas should apply to present.

Research Fellow Studies Star Power of Galaxies

Astronomer Paul Sell finds bursts of forming stars eject gas at very high speeds.

Research Team Awarded $1 Million for Collaborative Plant Investigation

Jyotsna Sharma will lead the study of distribution factors in plant communities, environmental spaces.

Burkhart Center Celebrates First Year in New Building

The autism treatment and research facility is a premier center for education and assistance for families.

USDA Honors Professor with Excellence in Teaching Award

Chance Brooks honored at Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities meeting.