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Researchers Create Company to Optimize Wind Plant Performance

The technology is licensed through Office of Research Commercialization.

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.

President Nellis Named Member of Intellectual Property Task Force

The task force was created by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities.

Retail Management Program Wins Grant from Cotton Incorporated

The education grant will fund a class which includes student trips to Santa Fe and New York City.

Professor Selected to Help Implement Braille Changes

Special education teacher Rona Pogrund leads Texas Tech’s visual impairment program for teachers.

Texas Tech Names New Dean of Libraries

Bella Karr Gerlich is an active researcher with an extensive background in university libraries.

Student Spotlight: Doctoral Candidate Puts Nature to Work

Lionel Plummer analyzed constructed wetlands to determine how well ecosystems function.

Nutritional Sciences Researcher Looking for New Ways to Treat Cancer

Julian Spallholz has incorporated the trace element selenium into the fight against breast cancer.

Survey: Public Relations Reps are Knowledgeable but also Unethical

Texas Tech researchers hope new findings will help alter the public’s perception of the profession.