Texas Tech University To Celebrate Arbor Day
April 27, 2006
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: April 27, 2006
CONTACT: Scott Slemmons, firstname.lastname@example.org
LUBBOCK – Texas Tech University will celebrate Arbor Day beginning at 11 a.m. Friday
at Memorial Circle on the Texas Tech campus. Planting will begin at 1:30 p.m.
The band The Trees is scheduled to perform at noon. A presentation at 1 p.m. will
honor student organizations and advisers who have made outstanding contributions to
the Lubbock community. Food and activities will be available for free to students.
Jobi Martinez, assistant director for leadership and civic engagement for the Texas
Tech Center for Campus Life, said the Arbor Day celebration is an opportunity for
students, faculty and staff to give back to the university and have fun.
“Arbor Day is an opportunity for students to help beautify the campus and celebrate,”
Sponsors of the event are the Center for Campus Life, Grounds Maintenance, University
Catering, Starbucks, and the Arbor Day student committee.
CONTACT: Jobi Martinez, assistant director for leadership and civic engagement, Center
for Campus Life, at (806) 742-5433 or email@example.com.