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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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4:25 pm
Mon April 27, 2015

Inside Texas Tech: Climate Change and Alaska Trip

This week 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 promo below and tune in Thursday at 7:00pm on KTTZ-TV.

Blogs
2:13 pm
Wed April 22, 2015

Inside Texas Tech: Public Radio at Forefront of 'Breakfast Club' Discussions

From left, Honors College professor Jim Brink, and Chemistry and Biochemistry Chairperson Dominick Casadonte at an early morning gathering.
Credit Philip Marshall

A group of longtime Texas Tech University professors and public radio fans have been meeting nearly every morning for the better part of  two decades to discuss news and events, usually heard through public radio

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Blogs
12:05 pm
Wed April 22, 2015

Inside Texas Tech: Unusual Classes

Here at Texas Tech University there are a few innovative classes with a curriculum that explores vampires, bad girls, games and witches.

In this episode of Inside Texas Tech we take a look at some of Tech's most interesting and unusual classes.

Check out the episode below and tune in to Inside Texas Tech Thursdays at 7:00 on KTTZ-TV.

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Blogs
10:59 am
Wed April 22, 2015

Inside Texas Tech: Student Media

On this edition of Inside Texas Tech:

Print media is making its move to the digital world. Texas Tech's completely independent student ran news paper, The Daily Toreador is no different.

Carson Wilson, the papers Editor-in-Chief, tells us how one of Tech's oldest traditions is staying modern.

Then, with our look at KTXT and the importance of student radio, we move to the college of Media and Communications.

Dean Perlmutter sits down with us to discuss the exciting future of media and what it means for the college.

Watch the full episode below.

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