A rocket team from Texas Tech is one of five teams from different universities around the country competing in the Bayer Alka-Rocket challenge with the hopes of winning $30,000 and the chance to break a Guinness World Record.
Mindy Brashears, a Texas Tech professor of food microbiology and food safety, will participate in a Senate confirmation hearing at 9:30 a.m. today in Washington D.C. with the hopes of becoming the United States Department of Agriculture’s undersecretary for Food Safety.
On the same day Texas Tech was honored with the Senator Paul Simon Campus Internationalization award the Wall Street Journal published an article about the decreasing number of international students on U.S. university campuses.
Texas' decision to spend $33.3 million less on students with disabilities in 2012 will likely cost it millions in future federal funding after a Wednesday afternoon 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruling.
Texas officials are requiring that the state's largest schools report concussions suffered by high school athletes in a move seen as the nation's biggest effort to track brain injuries among young athletes
Generally, heads of multi-million dollar non-profits don’t visit small elementary schools in rural towns. But then again, small elementary schools in rural towns generally don’t raise thousands of dollars to fight cancer.
A former Coronado High School teacher who was arrested after being accused of having a sexual relationship with a student has been indicted by a grand jury on charges of improper relationship with a student.
Former Texas Tech University Chancellor Robert Duncan issued a statement about the resignation of TTU Board of Regents Chairman Rick Francis on Thursday, calling it "a unique opportunity to heal and move forward."
Educators with Texas Tech’s Burkhart Center for Autism Education & Researchers will be able to expand their workshop state-wide to give educators skills needed to help students with autism or behavioral issues.
Texas Tech and the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center have released its 2017-2018 Annual Clery Campus Security Report that detail statistics about crimes that have been reported on the campuses the last three years.
LCU has announced a new loan repayment program called LCU Advantage. This program will help graduates pay back their student loans following graduation from LCU if they meet a few minimum requirements.
America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education called on local farmers to nominate rural schools to receive nearly $2.3 million in grants to enhance their science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs.
In July, Texas Tech professor Gregory McKenna received a $345,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to head a three-year study of ring molecules with the possibility of creating more fuel-efficient tires.