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8:56 am
Wed January 14, 2015

Texas Tribune: Student Group Praises Texas Higher Education Funding, Chastises Tuition Costs

When it comes to supporting higher education, Texas is good — but not great — according to a nonprofit group focused on economic opportunities for young adults.

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8:40 am
Wed January 14, 2015

Texas Tribune: Straus Re-elected as House Speaker

*Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout.

With the backing of 85 percent of the Texas House, San Antonio Republican Joe Straus on Tuesday was re-elected to his fourth term.

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Blogs
12:15 pm
Tue January 13, 2015

Texas Tribune: 84th Legislative Session Livens Up Texas Capital

Storify: The First Day of the 84th Legislative Session

Tuesday, the first day of the 84th legislative session, was a day for pomp, circumstance, protest and a whole lot of tweeting. Here's a selection of what journalists, lawmakers and others shared, along with the Tribune's on-the-ground reporting.  

[View the story "Lawmakers Return to Austin – for the 84th Time" on Storify]

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Blogs
11:13 am
Mon January 12, 2015

Shakespeare Uncovered Season 2 Sneak Preview

Join Texas Tech Public Media and the College of Visual and Performing Arts at the Alamo Drafthouse January 20th at 7pm for a Sneak Preview of Shakespeare Uncovered Season 2. There will be free popcorn and soda and t-shirt giveaways! The series features Christopher Plummer, Morgan Freeman, Joseph Fiennes and more discussing Shakespeare's work, showing clips from productions and discovering the ongoing legacy of the play write's oeuvre. CLICK HERE to RSVP. 

Blogs
5:37 pm
Fri January 9, 2015

24 Frames Blog: Inherent Vice Review

Welcome to the 24 Frames blog! In 2015 you can expect more coverage of arts, music, and events in Lubbock not only over the air on Texas Tech Public Television but right here on kttz.org! The 24 Frames blog is designed to bring you more information, musical performances, extras from the show, movie reviews and more. Check back regularly and thanks for making us your trusted source of music, art, and entertainment. 

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