Inside Texas Tech

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

Read more
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.

Read more
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.

Read more
Blogs
3:34 pm
Mon April 20, 2015

Inside Texas Tech: Lubbock Lights Shine Bright

Credit photos.ttu.edu / Texas Tech University Office of Communications & Marketing

Texas Tech University hosted the inaugural Lubbock Lights: Celebrating the Musical Heritage of the South Plains on April 9. The event focused on the creative process behind how some Lubbock musicians create their iconic music.

Terri Hendrix, a singer-songwriter from San Marcos, Texas, said despite her lack of roots in West Texas, some of her greatest musical influences have deep roots in the region.

“You can’t be involved in the Texas music scene and not be influenced by the music of the South Plains,” Hendrix said.

Read more
Blogs
1:38 pm
Mon April 20, 2015

Inside Texas Tech: Support Needed for Spring 2015 Pledge Drive

You can make a tax-deductible contribution all week at (806) 742-0033 or (800) 530-4735, or at kttz.org.
Credit Ashley Rodgers / Texas Tech University Office of Communications & Marketing

2015's Spring Pledge Drive has arrived, and we are calling on our supporters to continue contributing to Texas Tech Public Radio, and if you've never given to public radio, we urge you to become a new member with a pledge on our website. Volunteers at the KTTZ-FM studios are also taking calls from supporters at (806) 742-0033 or (800) 530-4735. 

Read more

Pages