A news conference for the announcement will be held Tuesday (Sept. 22) on the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center-Amarillo campus.
ATTENTION MEDIA: The news conference will be broadcast live via http://www.ttu.edu/livestream/. Those unable to attend may schedule phone interviews with School of Veterinary Medicine Dean Guy Loneragan and President Lawrence Schovanec immediately afterward. To schedule, please contact George Watson (firstname.lastname@example.org) in advance.
Texas Tech University School of Veterinary Medicine announcement
2 p.m. Tuesday (Sept. 22)
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at Amarillo SiMCentral building (north side of TTUHSC campus). The announcement will take place on the west side of the SiMCentral building adjacent to the construction site of the School of Veterinary Medicine. Media unable to attend in person may join via the following link: http://www.ttu.edu/livestream/.
Texas Tech University System Chancellor Tedd L. Mitchell, Texas Tech University President Lawrence Schovanec Texas Tech School of Veterinary Medicine Dean Guy Loneragan and Amarillo Mayor Ginger Nelson will announce achieving a significant milestone for the School of Veterinary Medicine, which is located adjacent to the TTUHSC at Amarillo campus.
An initiative that was announced in December 2015, the School of Veterinary Medicine has received support from both communities, veterinarians and so many others from across Texas as well as the Texas Legislature and administration. Ground was broken on the site of the school in September 2019 and construction is on schedule. The school will welcome its very first class of veterinary students in the fall of 2021.
Guy H. Loneragan
Dean, Texas Tech University School of Veterinary Medicine