Texas Tech Honors Former President

Date: Feb. 21, 2006
CONTACT: Sally Logue Post, sally.post@ttu.edu

WHAT: Presidential plaque dedication for Donald R. Haragan.

WHEN: 4:30 p.m. Thursday (Feb. 23). The ceremony will begin at the conclusion of the Board of Regents committee meetings.

WHERE: Texas Tech University Administration Building breezeway.

EVENT: Texas Tech University has a tradition of commemorating each president’s term in office with a bronze plaque. One plaque will hang in the breezeway of the Administration Building.

Donald R. Haragan served as president of Texas Tech from 1996 until 2000. He now holds the title of president emeritus.

The university waits five years before installing plaques in order to evaluate accomplishments from a longer, historical perspective.

CONTACT: Margaret Lutherer, director of communications, Office of the President, Texas Tech University, at (806) 742-2121.