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CASNR professor completes documentary about Alaskan climate change

CASNR professor completes documentary about Alaskan climate change

With its beautiful exotic landscape, Alaska still remains an undiscovered destination to many Americans. While the awe-inspiring scenery is captivating, it’s the Alaskan soil that tells a much broader story and two members of Texas Tech University have worked together to bring that story to life.  more »

 

‘Between Earth and Sky – An Arctic Soils Perspective’ released online

‘Between Earth and Sky – An Arctic Soils Perspective’ released online

A companion soil science film produced by a Texas Tech College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources administrator and professor was released on-line this week. Between Earth and Sky: An Arctic Soils Perspective is available on YouTube.  more »

 

Honors College announces CASNR’s incoming freshmen Terry Scholars

Honors College announces CASNR’s incoming freshmen Terry Scholars

Texas Tech’s Financial Aid and Scholarship Office announces the names of students receiving Terry Scholarships, including four from the university’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. The number increases the total number of scholars in the program to 257 with projected contributions to students at Texas Tech reaching nearly $13 million since 2011.  more »

 

Arbor Day: CASNR student groups contribute to campus beautification

Arbor Day: CASNR student groups contribute to campus beautification

Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources marked its annual celebration of sustainability and community this week, with its annual Arbor Day event Friday (Apr. 28). The event features several CASNR organizations, and is a partnership among Student Union & Activities, Hospitality Services, Center for Campus Life, Tech Activities Board, Grounds Maintenance and the Texas Tech Ethics Center.  more »

 

CASNR receives two grants from National Institute of Food & Agriculture

CASNR receives two grants from National Institute of Food & Agriculture

Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources has received two grants totaling more than $895,000 that will be used to create new academic and outreach programs dealing with global food security.  more »

 

Faculty, top students highlight CASNR Honors Banquet at alumni center

Faculty, top students highlight CASNR Honors Banquet at alumni center

Standout students, staff and faculty from across Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources were honored Thursday (Apr. 20) at its annual honors banquet at the university’s McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center in Lubbock. Sponsored by the Ag Council, the event featured a variety of honors. Erin Beyer with Tech’s Department of Animal and Food Sciences was recognized as the college’s outstanding student.  more »

 

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