The Texas Supreme Court traveled to Lubbock on Thursday to hear oral arguments for two cases on their docket, filling the Texas Tech University School of Law's Hunt Courtroom with students and community members eager to hear a supreme court hearing for themselves.
When it was built in 1923, Texas Tech University's Administration Building was a ornate example of Spanish Renaissance architecture in West Texas, and since the beginning of the university, campus architects have kept that style intact for the one of the largest university campuses in the country.
After Texas Tech enrollment for the 2014 fall semester shattered previous records and jumped for the sixth year in a row, the university is well on track to reach its institutional goal of enrolling 40,000 students by the year 2020. But along with the growth come the challenges of expanding resources to meet thousands of students' needs and maintaining quality.
The Burkhart Transition Academy provides postsecondary educational strength-based assessment to aid in the successful transition of people with ASD into postsecondary higher education, vocational, or other settings. Classes for young adults with ASD meet four days per week to teach life skills, job skills, and social skills.
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.