SGA Begins “Paving” The Sidewalk To Student Success

Written by Cory Chandler

News Release



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: April 28, 2006
CONTACT: Cory Chandler, cory.chandler@ttu.edu
(806) 742-2136

SGA BEGINS “PAVING” THE SIDEWALK TO STUDENT SUCCESS

LUBBOCK -- Texas Tech’s Student Government Association broke ground Friday on its tribute to donors in the Paving the Way to Student Success scholarship campaign.

The ambitious, student-led drive seeks $5 million for new merit and opportunity student scholarships by allowing donors to purchase a brick with the donor’s name on it. The bricks, highlighting three levels of giving, will be placed in a sidewalk leading from the Administration Building to Memorial Circle.

“These bricks will serve as a permanent tribute to the donor’s generosity in the heart of Texas Tech’s picturesque campus,” said Ryan Worley, president of the Student Government Association.

Three levels of giving – Distinguished, at $1,000 or more; Leadership, at $10,000 or more; and Excellence, at $100,000 or more – are recognized.

The campaign, launched in November, has raised more than $1.5 million to this point.

CONTACT: Ryan Worley, president, Student Government Association, Texas Tech University, (806) 742-3631, or ryan.a.worley@ttu.edu.


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