Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Texas Tech College of Education, US PREP Awarded $1.46 Million Grant

Texas Tech University’s College of Education has been awarded a grant worth $1,464,882 from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for the establishment of a data-management system within the University School Partnerships for the Renewal of Education Preparation (US PREP) National Center.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Texas Tech Hosts Big 12 LGBTQIA & Allies Summit

Newswise imageTexas Tech University’s Office of LGBTQIA will host the first Big 12 LGBTQIA & Allies Summit Friday through Sunday (March 23-25). The summit will bring together college students, faculty, staff and community members who are committed to inclusion, access and equity within higher education.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Texas Tech Receives Second Simon Award for Internationalization Efforts

Newswise imageTexas Tech University has been selected as a recipient of a 2018 Sen. Paul Simon Award for Comprehensive Internationalization by NAFSA: Association of International Educators, the world’s largest nonprofit association dedicated to international education.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Burkhart Center Director Spurs Change Across the State

Newswise imageSince its creation in 2005, Texas Tech University’s Burkhart Center for Autism Education and Research has been a leader in training, resources and support. Now, director Wesley Dotson has a chance to impact the way autism services and supports are designed, delivered and evaluated across the entire state of Texas.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Texas Tech Selects New Vice Provost for International Affairs

Newswise imageTexas Tech University has named Sukant Misra as the new Vice Provost for the Office of International Affairs (OIA). He replaces Ambassador Tibor Nagy, who has served in the position since 2003 and will retire Dec. 31. Misra, currently the Associate Vice Provost of International Programs, will serve in the new role beginning in January.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Texas Tech Awarded McNair Postbaccalaureate Grant

Texas Tech University has been named a recipient of a five-year, $1,161,325 grant from the Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program, one of eight educational opportunity programs within the U.S. Department of Education’s Federal TRIO Programs. The grant, named after the NASA astronaut killed in the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger tragedy, is awarded to higher education institutions through a competitive process and will be administered at Texas Tech by the Division of Diversity, Equi…