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Frat Gets Punished By National Office For Pro-Rape Banner

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.09.2014 | College

The Phi Delta Theta fraternity at Texas Tech University was effectively removed from campus this week by the national office following an unsanctioned...

Tyler Kingkade

Fraternity Party Puts Up 'No Means Yes, Yes Means Anal' Sign

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.23.2014 | College

Texas Tech University is investigating reports that its Phi Delta Theta fraternity displayed a sign at a recent party reading "No Means Yes, Yes Means...

Contemporary Themes in Southern Politics

Glen Browder | Posted 07.30.2014 | Politics
Glen Browder

I have dealt with the South and southern politics in previous posts; so we are not going to break major new ground here. But I think it is worthwhile to update what some of today's experts are saying about the South and its role in American democracy and history.

Persistence of Race in the Changing South

Glen Browder | Posted 05.21.2014 | Politics
Glen Browder

Is race still the driver of Southern politics? A leading scholar of contemporary politics supplied his answers in a recent conference of Southern specialists.

11 Student and Faculty Victories Over Campus 'Free Speech Zones'

Greg Lukianoff | Posted 11.12.2013 | College
Greg Lukianoff

What is a "free speech zone?" While the term might sound benign, free speech zones are used by our colleges and universities, our cities and towns, ...

An Expert Explains the Maps of the Ogallala Aquifer of the Texas High Plains

Rebecca Gerendasy | Posted 11.05.2013 | Green
Rebecca Gerendasy

Lubbock, TX - In this video, Lucia Barbato, of the Texas Tech University Center for Geospatial Technology, explains the various maps of the Texas High...

Tattoo Study Reveals Drinking Differences Between People With, Without Tats

Posted 04.17.2012 | Science

By: MyHealthNewsDaily Staff Published: 04/16/2012 04:22 PM EDT on MyHealthNewsDaily People with tattoos drink more than their tattoo-less peers, a...

Texas Tech Shocks No. 3 Oklahoma

AP | By JEFF LATZKE | Posted 12.23.2011 | Sports

NORMAN, Okla. -- Tommy Tuberville got his first landmark win with Texas Tech in a place where practically no one else could. Seth Doege threw for 441...

An Elephant in the Classroom

Steven G. Kellman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steven G. Kellman

If universities filled their faculties not with certified experts but with the objects of their expertise, children would be teaching pediatric medicine and psychopaths social psychology.

Alberto Gonzales To Teach At Texas Tech

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

LUBBOCK, Texas — Alberto Gonzales, who resigned as U.S. attorney general two years ago, is coming to Texas Tech this fall to teach political sci...