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MCTV Sports 101 – 2/23/17

In this edition of MCTV Sports 101, join hosts Kyle Stafford and Billy Ingle as they debate the wide world of sports. Whether the two agree or disagree, they promise to bring you all the details as they cover the biggest headlines of the week. Here are this … [More]

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MCTV Newscast: 2-23

In this Thursday edition of the MCTV Weekday Update, anchors Abby Aldrich and Megan Reyna are in studio with the latest news, information and events happening around campus.  First, Tech's Student Government Association is gearing up for the annual spring elections.  We'll have a look at the candidates for executive office.  Also, the campus skyline will soon be home to a new research facility.  Find out what building is currently under … [More...]

Planting a Seed: Black History at Texas Tech

According to, the story of Black History Month began in 1915. Historian Carter G. Woodson and minister Jesse E. Moorland founded the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History (ASNLH).  This was an organization dedicated to researching and promoting achievements by black Americans and others of African descent. In 1926, the group developed national Negro History week, choosing to celebrate the second week of February to … [More...]

SGA Forum Q & A’s

The SGA Executive Candidate Forum took place Wednesday night. Each candidate was given the opportunity to answer multiple questions, the highlights of which are included in this story. To watch the debate in its entirety, click here. Voting will take place February 28 at 9 a.m. through March 1 at 7 p.m. If no run-off election is necessary, results will be announced March 3 in the Student Union Building Courtyard. Graduate Vice Presidential … [More...]

SGA Executive Candidate Forum Live Stream

Follow along with the Student Government Association Executive Candidate Forum by watching this live stream. … [More...]

Texas Tech Strives to be Inclusive, Supportive of LGBTQIA Community

By Amanda Castro-Crist When Kristen Hayes transferred to Texas Tech University, her main reason was one most people would not expect. “I had to transfer universities because of my sexual orientation. I was at a Christian university,” said Hayes, a university studies major who identifies as a lesbian. “I was looking to get out of an environment where I might be expelled to finish up my education.” It is a fear many students in LGBTQIA … [More...]

Trump and The Media: A Relationship Explained

By Rachel Blevins When Donald Trump held his first conference after the election on Jan. 21, he made headlines—not for his remarks about the economy or foreign policy, but for his reaction when he was asked a question by a reporter from CNN. “No, I'm not going to give you a question. You are fake news," Trump told CNN White House Correspondent Jim Acosta, before turning to take a question from a Breitbart reporter. Robert Peaslee, Chair … [More...]