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9:17 am
Wed October 1, 2014

Inside Texas Tech - Enrollment Rises for Sixth-Straight Year

After Texas Tech enrollment for the 2014 fall semester shattered previous records and jumped for the sixth year in a row, the university is well on track to reach its institutional goal of enrolling 40,000 students by the year 2020. But along with the growth come the challenges of expanding resources to meet thousands of students' needs and maintaining quality. 

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2:24 pm
Tue September 30, 2014

Faith Matters interview with Shery Goodwin

Shery Goodwin works at the Office of the Federal Public Defender for the Northern District of Texas, and currently serves as an assistant federal public defender and the acting supervisor of the Lubbock Office. Professor Goodwin has served as an adjunct Legal Practice professor at Texas Tech since 2005. 

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Arts
11:21 am
Fri September 26, 2014

American Graduate Stories of Champions: Berta Fogerson

Mrs. Fogerson's 21 years of administrative experience include having served as a middle school and high school assistant principal and principal, and as assistant superintendent for Lubbock-Cooper ISD. In 2001 she was named Educator of the Year by the Lubbock Hispanic Association of Women; and in 2004, Mrs. Fogerson was selected as the Region 17 Principal of the Year by the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals. She was later named one of the top four finalists for Texas Principal of the Year. A supporter of the work of LEARN Educational Talent Search throughout her career, Mrs. Fogerson was recognized as Texas TRiO Achiever by the Texas Association of Student Special Services Program.

American Graduate Day returns for its third year on September 27, 2014. This live national, multi-platform broadcast event focuses on the individuals and organizations working in communities across the country to keep students on the path to graduation.

Arts
10:48 am
Fri September 26, 2014

American Graduate Stories of Champions: Lisa Ramirez

Dr. Ramírez joined the U.S. Department of Education in 2006, when she was appointed group leader for the discretionary grants team, which plans and coordinates the High School Equivalency Program (HEP), College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP), and the Migrant Education Even Start (MEES) program. In her current role as director of the Office of Migrant Education, she manages a staff of 20 and leads the planning and coordination of all aspects of the migrant education program office, including grant and contract administration, policy, evaluation, and special initiatives.

American Graduate Day returns for its third year on September 27, 2014. This live national, multi-platform broadcast event focuses on the individuals and organizations working in communities across the country to keep students on the path to graduation.

 

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