March 28, 2017
The 16th Annual Graduate Student Research Poster Competition was held on Friday, March 24 at the Museum of Texas Tech University. Organizers said about 142 graduate students presented their research to judges from many different academic fields.
"The students get a chance to practice being able to tell someone what they do and why it's important," said Mark Sheridan, dean of the Graduate School. "As you look through the research that's being done here, you see some really innovative things. Creative things that have not been done before that are going to be solving problems, understanding issues that we need insight on, so that we can make the world a better place."
The Graduate School at Texas Tech University offers unlimited opportunity for advancement with more than 160 different masters and doctoral degree programs complemented by interdisciplinary programs from 50 specialized centers and institutes.
More than 5,300 graduate and professional students are currently enrolled in the Graduate School.
From toxic waste research to archaeology, from land-use programs to nationally known laser fingerprint detection studies, the Graduate School offers unlimited opportunity for aspiring scholars.Twitter