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3:08 pm
Thu November 20, 2014

Inside Texas Tech: Durang Play Opening Shines Light on Theatre, Dance Dept.

Credit Guthrie Theater

Texas Tech's Department of Theatre & Dance's production of Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike opens tonight at the Maedgen Mainstage Theatre, throwing the spotlight on the department that director Jonathan Marks calls "terrific."

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10:51 am
Fri November 14, 2014

Inside Texas Tech: Experts on the US-China Climate Deal

President Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping reached an agreement earlier this week to cut carbon emissions.
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As the US and China struck a deal in Beijing this past week to slash carbon emissions by 2030, the effects of climate change can still be felt in Texas Tech's back yard, the director of the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech says. 

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12:09 pm
Wed November 12, 2014

Inside Texas Tech: Veterans Honored, Top Priority at TTU

Veterans Day elicits praise for former military members every November, but a program at Texas Tech is making sure they are appreciated every day of the year - by supporting them in the transition from military to academic life.

Texas Tech's Military & Veterans Program hosted a slew of Veterans Day events yesterday, but that's only part of the work that the MVP does on behalf of military veterans returning to school.


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10:12 am
Mon November 10, 2014

Inside Texas Tech with President Nellis on KTTZ-TV

On this episode of Inside Texas Tech, host Robert Giovannetti sits down with Texas Tech University President, Duane Nellis.

3:05 pm
Thu November 6, 2014

Inside Texas Tech: Midterm Elections, Explained

Credit NPR

Midterm elections proved to be a bit of a blow to the President's party, as a GOP sweep of House, Senate and Governor's seats tilted the balance of legislative power out of the hands of Democrats.

Seth McKee, an associate professor of political science at Texas Tech University, explains what the takeover will mean for Obama, and how Texas Tech students played a role in the "repudiation" of Obama's policies. 


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