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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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February First Friday Art Trail

Feb 8, 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, artists and community friends for an evening of art, music and fun. Take a look at February's art trail here!

#MyKTTZ #24Frames

Did you miss the 24 Frames special The Grove? Don't worry, tune in this Saturday, February 11 at 9 pm for a second chance to watch "The Grove, Texas" on KTTZ-TV channel 5 or at

Newtown Screening at the Alamo Drafthouse February 27

Feb 7, 2017

Join us for a free screening Presented by KTTZ of the new documentary NEWTOWN. The documentary focuses on the far reaching impact that the tragic Sandy Hook School shooting has had on the community of Newtown, Connecticut. Throughout the course of the film we see interviews from the families of those lost in the shooting, the survivors, and the community members impacted by the violence. In the aftermath of this most horrific act we are given an insight into how the community is coping with their losses, and how some individuals are standing up to make a change at the national level.

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Inside Texas Tech: Learn with OLLI

Feb 7, 2017

I had a great time visiting with OLLI Director, Shelby Crews for this edition of Inside Texas Tech! We discussed the unique opportunity OLLI provides to those 50+ with a thirst for knowledge. With classes ranging from a concert with Cashed Out (johnny cash tribute band) to learning the inner workings of the FBI, there is something for everyone. Click here for more information.

24 Frames: South Plains Sessions with Zoë Carter

Feb 6, 2017

KTTZ-TV and 24 Frames invite you to join us for a live filming of the South Plains Sessions, featuring recent 

24 Frames: Lando and Ghi

Feb 6, 2017

24 Frames presents the Lando and Ghi! 24 Frames is a show that goes behind the scenes of the art, music, and entertainment scene in Texas. Tune in Saturday's at 9 on #MyKTTZ

Faith Matters Featuring Dr. Kelly Klein

Feb 6, 2017

This week Tom McGovern visits with Dr. Kelly Klein. Dr. Klein graduated from the Texas Tech University Health Science Center School of Medicine - Lubbock in 1995. She works in Lubbock, TX and specializes in Family Medicine. Dr. Klein is affiliated with Covenant Medical Center and University Medical Center.  Tom and Dr. Klein discuss her life growing up in the area, attending Texas Tech and her practice. You can hear Faith Matters every Sunday at 5:00 on 89.1FM.

24 Frames: The Grove

Feb 4, 2017

Did you miss this week's new episode of The Grove? 


Donald Trump's presidential campaign had many unusual aspects, not the least of which was the huge amount of money it funneled into Trump's own businesses.

And now there's a new twist: Such payments can continue indefinitely because he's already declared himself a candidate for re-election in 2020.

The Front Row Featuring Dr. Sarah McKoin

Feb 3, 2017

On this edition of The Front Row, Clint Barrick speaks with Dr. Sarah McKoin, Director of Bands at the Texas Tech University School of Music. McKoin shares news of a wonderful invitation extended to the Symphonic Wind Ensemble. Clint and Sarah also share your opportunity for an exciting concert! You can hear The Front Row weekdays at 9:00am on 89.1FM, Lubbock's Voice of the Arts.


Texas Tech Public Television and Radio gives you an inside look at the University. This KTTZ produced show highlights academic accomplishments and much more!