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Proposed Budget Cuts to CPB Could Negatively Affect Texas Tech Public Radio

Defunding the Corporation for Public Broadcast and eliminating federal funding to public media would be a significant blow to more than 1,200 public radio stations across the country that provide 41 million people every week with free over-the-air programming they can't find anywhere else. Texas Tech Public Radio provides news and information as well as music to the greater Lubbock community on the air and on digital platforms. KTTZ-FM provides non-commercial programming that informs,...

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Changing Constants: Diplomatic Challenges for the New Administration

The Office of International Affairs will welcome four distinguished former United States Ambassadors for Texas Tech's Second Annual Ambassadors' Forum at 5:30 p.m. March 27 regarding diplomatic challenges for President Trump's Administration. The event is free and open to the public at the International Cultural Center.

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24 Frames Podcast: Tornado Gallery

Mar 24, 2017

 

This week on the 24 Frames podcast, Heidi and Larry Simmons from Tornado Gallery join us to talk about the Lubbock art scene and First Friday Art Trail. Listen to the full podcast here! For more information, visit Tornado Gallery's website or follow them on Facebook!

 

Defunding the Corporation for Public Broadcast and eliminating federal funding to public media would be a significant blow to more than 1,200 public radio stations across the country that provide 41 million people every week with free over-the-air programming they can't find anywhere else.

Texas Tech Public Radio provides news and information as well as music to the greater Lubbock community on the air and on digital platforms.  KTTZ-FM provides non-commercial programming that informs, educates, and inspires.

J. Scott Applewhite/AP

FBI Director James Comey lit the fuse Monday on a political time bomb and no one knows — including him — how long it will take to burn or what kind of damage it may cause when it goes off.

Comey confirmed to members of Congress that his investigators are looking into possible collusion between the campaign that elected President Donald Trump and the Russian government. In fact, he said, the FBI has been doing so since last July.

Meet the Team: DeNae Griffith

Mar 20, 2017

KTTZ TV is continuing our MEET THE TEAM spotlight, where you can get to know a little more about the people who make all the magic happen at your local PBS station! Meet DeNae Griffith, Membership Coordinator at KTTZ!

"PBS and our nearly 350 member stations, along with our viewers, continue to remind Congress of our strong support among Republican and Democratic voters, in rural and urban areas across every region of the country. We have always had support from both parties in Congress, and will again make clear what the public receives in return for federal funding for public broadcasting.

GREATER TUNA, the hilarious hit comedy about the third smallest town in Texas where the Lion's Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies, is coming back to theatres, this time with Co-Creator Jaston Williams sitting in the Director's chair. Co-Creator Jaston Williams will direct this all new tour starring the fresh talent of Ryan Bailey, Tim Leavon and Will Mercer. Assisted by lightning-quick costume changes, the actors will portray all twenty-one characters: men, women, children and animals.

Texas Tech Public Media is currently looking to fill one open position. We are looking for a full time television Manager - Business Development.

To apply:  Please click the title, search job openings and add the requisition id listed below.

Requisition ID:  10147BR

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The founder of Ballet Lubbock, the Dance Department at Texas Tech University and yoga teacher (until she was 82 years young) is our featured guest this week on Faith Matters. Suzanne Aker, now 90 years young, reflects on her amazing life with our host Tom McGovern.

March First Friday Art Trail

Mar 11, 2017

First Friday Art Trail is a free, self-guided public art happening that has taken Lubbock to the forefront of the Texas art scene. Held predominately in the Lubbock Cultural District, this event brings together collectors, arts and community friends for an evening of art, music and fun. Take a look at March's art trail here! 

24 Frames: The Geek Girl Scene

Mar 10, 2017

This week on 24 Frames​ DeNae Griffith​ talks with Sam Gaitan​, local artist and alpha geek girl to discuss the Geek Girl scene in Lubbock, Texas! Listen to the entire Podcast here: http://ow.ly/seK9309MzSx  Click here to follow Raicodoll​ on Facebook! Learn more about Geek Girl Brunch Lubbock​ here or visit their website.

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