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MCTV Newscast: 10-19

In this Thursday edition of the MCTV Weekday Update, anchors Sophia Aymond and Ryan Heller have the latest look at the news, information and events happening around campus.  First, hundreds of people turned out earlier this week to honor the memory of a Texas Tech … [More]

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“Tales of Texas Tech: Published 1923” Homecoming Traditions Then and Now

“Tales of Texas Tech: Published 1923” is the theme of this year's homecoming week, which has begun and is highlighted by the Texas Tech Raiders facing the Iowa State Cyclones Saturday at 11 a.m. at Jones AT&T Stadium. Bill Dean, associate professor in the College of Media and Communications, said that his homecoming experience while attending Texas Tech is somewhat different to today’s experience. “We’ve always had a parade. I think … [More...]

MCTV Sports 101 – 10/16/17

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 week's topics: CFB: What Happened in Morgantown? NFL: Will Zeke Serve His Suspension? NFL: Replacing Rogers Who Ya Got?: Sports Pick ‘Em Join us each week for more MCTV … [More...]

MCTV Newscast: 10-16

In this Monday edition of the MCTV Weekday Update, anchors Uvie Bikomo and Alex Contreras are in studio with the latest news, information and events happening around campus.  First, students, faculty, staff and alumni are gearing up for Homecoming Week festivities.  We'll show you how the Student Activities Board kicked off the annual tradition.  Also, an internationally known singer, songwriter, composer and actor spent his Thursday in the Hub … [More...]

Reporting Live from the Tragedy

“I’m terrified and freezing,” is a text message Lubbock Avalanche-Journal Business Reporter Sarah Self-Walbrick sent from the scene of the murder of Texas Tech Police Officer Floyd East on October 9. Self-Walbrick, who is a Texas Tech alumna and former Hub@TTU employee, only works the “night cop” shift on Monday nights. When she got a call that there was an active shooter and lockdown on campus, she rushed out of the door of the newsroom into … [More...]

MCTV Newscast: 10-13

In this Thursday edition of the MCTV Weekday Update, anchors Hallie Ivey and Megan Zapalac have the latest news, information and events happening around campus.  First, a tragic shooting on Monday lead to the death of a Texas Tech Police Officer.  MCTV's Katie Main has the latest details on the investigation.  Also, the campus community is still in recovery following Monday's events.  We'll show you how students, faculty and staff are paying … [More...]

Advising: The Helpful Job That Can Backfire

By Haley Turner and Sara Marshall Texas Tech students know that signing up for classes is not an easy process. After going to an advising meeting to remove any holds, waiting for registration to open, and hoping Raiderlink does not crash, students usually think they are in the clear to move towards graduation. But if they have signed up for the wrong classes, this is not the case. “I've actually screwed up on a couple of things before,” … [More...]