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La Vista: Life in a College Town – Relationship Goals – 11/24/15

“La Vista: Life in a College Town” is a lifestyles show for students by students. La Vista takes an in-depth look at the stories, people, topics and information that are important to YOU! In this episode of La Vista, hosts Tiara Bryant, Preston Derrick, Laura … [More]

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Texas Tech Student Mosque Vandalized

After the Texas Tech student mosque was vandalized Monday night, Adam Telfah started a gofundme, raising $625 in 19 hours. The senior electrical engineering major from Cypress, Texas, said the fundraiser is not only intended to raise money for repairs to the broken door and lights, but to raise awareness of the true message of Islam. "This act of vandalism should not be used to instill fear, instead it should be used to shine light," he … [More...]

MCTV Newscast: 11-23

In this Monday edition of the MCTV Weekday Update, anchors Alexandra DeLeon and Karla Rodriguez are in studio with the latest news, information and events from around campus. First, the Tech community came together last week to show support in the wake of recent terror attacks across the world. Reporter Laura Duclos has a look at this unique event. Also, reporter Kelsee Pitman shows us how one campus group is gearing up for next year's Relay for … [More...]

To Cancel Class Before Thanksgiving, or Not to Cancel, That Is The Question

By Carley Banks This semester, Texas Tech has given students Nov. 26-28 off for Thanksgiving. Although classes are held on only Monday and Tuesday before the holiday, some students feel it would be easier if they had the entire week off to travel home and see family. Morgan Zeleny, a junior energy commerce major from Cypress, Texas, said at least one of her classes gets cancelled before Thanksgiving each year. This allows her to … [More...]

Poll: Have You Experienced Racism at Texas Tech?

Protests at the University of Missouri have given national attention to racism in higher education, with many other schools reporting similar issues. Vote in our poll below and tell us whether you have experienced racism at Texas Tech. … [More...]

COMC Giving Back to Veterans

Texas Tech veterans and their families will receive sets of free, personalized greeting cards for the upcoming holiday season -- courtesy of the College of Media & Communication. Student volunteers are taking photos of the veterans' families all day today, Saturday, in the college's photo lab. The photos will be used to create custom greeting cards to be given to the families during the first week of December. Tech is ranked one of the … [More...]

Does Towing Make You Trucking Mad?

Signs signaling the consequences of parking in the wrong place or for too long are a common sight around Lubbock, especially near Texas Tech University. The entities behind these red-and-white signs are businesses such as Red Raider Wrecker & Towing, Lubbock Wrecker, Cantu Towing and RP's Heavy Duty Towing. Tech students are targeted by local towing companies more than any other group in Lubbock, said Matthew Johnson, a representative … [More...]