Behind the rules and regulations of college sports are a collection of athletic directors, coaches, student-athletes, conferences commissioners, and people like Brian Shannon, a faculty athletic representative for Texas Tech University.
Shannon, a professor at Texas Tech's School of Law, has been a NCAA faculty athletic representative, or FAR, for Tech since 2008, a role in which he ensures a college atmosphere that student-athletes can thrive in.
On Saturday, November 15th, the East Lubbock Promise Neighborhood Grant and East Lubbock Community Alliance members hosted a Reading Jamboree for Threes. Families and their three year olds enjoyed food and games while reading books with family and friends. Parents also had the chance to see if their three year olds were on track for school!
On Friday, October 31st, the Phea Boys and Girls Club hosted the Trunk or Treat Halloween Party in conjunction with community sponsors including Star Care. Families in the community came out for trick or treating, carnival games, food, a costume contest, and a dance contest!