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5:29 pm
Fri May 8, 2015

Inside Texas Tech: University Rallies Around Quake-Stricken Nepal

Credit Allison Terry / The Hub@TTU

Nepal is the home to eight of the world's 14 tallest mountains. But beneath the peaks of the Himalayas, a disaster was waiting. 

A devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake destroyed Nepal's capital, Kathmandu, along with many surrounding villages. The death toll, nearly two weeks after the quake, nears 8,000.

The destruction hits close to home for a small community of Texas Tech students who hail from the mountainous country between India and China.

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Blogs
4:46 pm
Tue May 5, 2015

Full Episode of Inside Texas Tech: Climate Change and Alaska Trip

On this edition of Inside Texas Tech:

Host Robert Giovannetti sits down with Dr. Katharine Hayhoe to discuss how climate change is affecting West Texas.

Then Dr. David Weindorf talks about a trip to Alaska that he will be taking this summer.

Watch the full episode below and tune in Thursdays at 7:00pm on KTTZ-TV.

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Blogs
10:29 am
Tue May 5, 2015

Singer/Songwriter: Jerry Serrano

Check out a live performance from the winner of the The Blue Light Live​ singer/songwriter contest, Jerry Serrano. 24 Frames airs Saturdays at 9 pm on KTTZ-TV​ Ch 5.

Blogs
12:10 am
Mon May 4, 2015

Inside Texas Tech: Students Intern in D.C., Earn Valuable Experience

Picture by Martin Falbisoner.

Many Texas Tech students complete an internship before graduation, to gain valuable experience in their chosen field. For students aspiring to work in politics or government, there is one special opportunity for Red Raiders.

Each semester, including summer sessions, up to 19 lucky students are chosen for the Government and Public Service Internship program. These student go to Washington, D.C. for the term and work directly with congress and senate members.

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Blogs
12:10 pm
Wed April 29, 2015

Announcing New PBS Drama - MERCY STREET

Credit Courtesy of Antony Platt/PBS

New PBS American Drama MERCY STREET to Star Josh Radnor,
Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Gary Cole, Peter Gerety and Norbert Leo Butz

– Also Features Shalita Grant, Jack Falahee, McKinley Belcher III,
AnnaSophia Robb, Donna Murphy, Cameron Monaghan, Hannah James,
Among Others; With Special Guest Star Cherry Jones –

– PBS Announces Acclaimed Directors Roxann Dawson and Jeremy Webb for Scott Free Executive Produced Series –

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