Dr. Heather Martinez currently serves as Director of the Institute for the Development and Enrichment of Advanced Learners, through her office she is responsible for implementing and overseeing programs and partnerships which serve the community, engage faculty, promote learning and encourage conversations about the value of higher education. Working with the IDEAL program she has helped kids find inspiration in Science and Technology.

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.


Guns Up: The History of Raider Red Trailer

Aug 19, 2014

Official Trailer for "Guns Up: The History of Raider Red" a documentary produced by Texas Tech Public Media and funded and sponsored by The Texas Tech Federal Credit Union, the film tells the history and legacy of the beloved National Champion Texas Tech Mascot.

Texas Tech history researcher John McCullough, while doing research on the South Plains Army Airfield and the region's role in World War II, uncovered an unusual link between America's last surviving veteran of World War I, Frank Woodruff Buckles, and Lubbock, Texas.

Tommy Hancock: West Texas Muse

Jun 20, 2014

Tonight on Inside Texas Tech

Jun 5, 2014

On the June edition of Inside Texas Tech we go inside Chancellor Kent Hance's leadership class where he sits down with Texas Tech alum and NASA Flight Director Ginger Kerrick.