September 13, 2012
One of the featured events is about NASA's Exobiology Program.
Earth, Life & System Symposium Agenda Announced for September 2012
The agenda has been announced for the Earth, Life & System Symposium, which will be held Sept. 13-14 at McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center on the Texas Tech University campus.
The two-day event covers environment and evolution, and is held in honor of Lynn Margulis. Margulis was distinguised university professor in the Department of Geosciences at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
This symposium is sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences, Office of the Vice President for Research, the Transdisciplinary Academy, Center for the Integration of Science Education and Research, the Haragan Lecture Series, and Sigma Xi at Texas Tech.
The Texas Tech University College of Arts & Sciences was founded in 1925 as one of the university’s four original colleges.
Comprised of 15 departments, the College offers a wide variety of courses and programs
in the humanities, social and behavioral sciences, mathematics and natural sciences.
Students can choose from 41 bachelor’s degree programs, 34 master’s degrees and 14
With over 10,000 students (8,500 undergraduate and 1,200 graduate) enrolled, the College of Arts & Sciences is the largest college on the Texas Tech University campus.