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3:17 pm
Wed February 4, 2015

Don't Miss The Texas Tenors Special & Event

Watch the Texas Tenors: You Should Dream pledge special on
Channel 5 and with your donation you could win tickets from the Lubbock Symphony Orchestra to see the LIVE show on Feb. 21st!

This award-winning special airs:

Thursday,  Feb. 5 @ 8:00 p.m.  Sunday, Feb. 8 @ 10:30 p.m.

Monday, Feb. 16 @ 9:00 p.m.

Three lucky winners will win a pair of tickets to the BBQ dinner and the Texas Tenors live show on February 21st courtesy of the Lubbock Symphony Orchestra.

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Blogs
1:10 pm
Wed February 4, 2015

Inside Texas Tech: Nellis Says Quality Enhancement Plan Crucial to University Success

Much like an annual checkup at your doctor's, Texas Tech is receiving its decennial checkup from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

A representative for the association will be visiting the Texas Tech campus in late February to assess Tech's Quality Enhancement Plan - in other words, to assess the quality of the education that students at Tech receive. 

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Blogs
5:59 pm
Tue February 3, 2015

Inside Texas Tech: Panel Brings Light to Higher Ed Challenges in Legislature

Credit photos.ttu.edu

The Texas Tribune, an Austin-based publication that covers policy and politics in Texas, made the trek from Austin to Lubbock last week as a part of a statewide discussion that looks toward the next five years in public and higher education. 

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Arts
2:52 pm
Tue February 3, 2015

24 Frames: This Season

On this season of 24 Frames we look at a few Lubbock music stories you might not have heard.

Blogs
3:23 pm
Mon February 2, 2015

Inside Texas Tech: Salmonella Research Highlights Lubbock

Picture courtesy of Texas Tech.

 Newport, Panama, and San Diego do not seem to have much in common with Lubbock. But now, a new discovery is linking these areas together. 

Salmonella Lubbock, or scientifically known as salmonella enterica subspecies Lubbock, is a new serotype of food poisoning. Traditionally, salmonella strains are named after the location they were discovered in. Marie Bugarel, a research assistant professor in the Department of Animal and Food Sciences, discovered the new strain while testing a known type of salmonella. 

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