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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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T-Bone Burnett On World Cafe

Oct 31, 2011

Legendary singer-songwriter and folk-rock pioneer T-Bone Burnett is known for his captivating solo material, but also for his role as a legendary producer of records by everyone from Roy Orbison to actor Jeff Bridges. In a new interview on World Cafe, Burnett sits down with host David Dye to reflect on some of his most famous projects.

Rockin' Box 33

Oct 29, 2011

 

Marcela Garcia visits one of Lubbock's most interesting music venues.

Rockin' Box 33 Website

World Cafe Looks Back: Jam-Boree

Oct 27, 2011

Throughout the month of October, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of World Cafe and revisted some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

Junior Coffey Part 2

Oct 25, 2011

 

Marcela Garcia visits with TTU System Chancellor Kent Hance and former NFL star Junior Coffey about their friendship and experiences during desegregation.

World Cafe Looks Back: Coldplay

Oct 24, 2011

Throughout the month of October, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of World Cafe and revisited some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

West Crust Artisan Pizza

Oct 18, 2011

 

When Food Network Magazine names West Crust's Hill Country pizza the best pizza in Texas, Keith & Marcela have to give it a try!

West Crust Website

Junior Coffey Part 1

Oct 17, 2011

 

Keith Kohanek talks to Junior Coffey, the first African American athlete to play in a Texas UIL State Basketball Tournament. Also: hear how Junior Coffey and TTU System Chancellor Kent Hance began their lifelong friendship.

Grupo Fantasma On Mountain Stage

Oct 17, 2011

Latin funk band Grupo Fantasma brings its 10-piece lineup to Mountain Stage for a five-song set fusing African and Latin rhythms, driving horns and electric guitars. The band's 2010 album El Existential won a Grammy for Best Latin Rock, Alternative or Urban Album.

Jim Sowell Part 2

Oct 10, 2011

 

Marcela Garcia continues the Keeping It Local profile of TTU grad and former Regent, Jim Sowell. Learn about Jim's father, Billy Z., who flew a B-24 during World War II.

Jim Sowell Part 1

Oct 10, 2011

 

Keith Kohanek profiles TTU grad and former regent Jim Sowell. Hear the story of how he reconnected with his father, a WWII B-24 pilot, years after he passed.

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