Texas Tech University System

Type: Organization
Name: Texas Tech University System
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Health Sciences Center announces School of Public Health in Abilene

Tedd Mitchell, Texas Tech Health Sciences Center president, and Robert Duncan, Tech system chancellor, announced today the establishment of the Tech Health Sciences Center School of Public Health in Abilene.“Today’s announcement is another example of ... [Published University Daily - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Political Appointments, Kind of Like High School

Of the two main contenders for his job, Dan Patrick — the Republican who defeated Mr. For instance, two Republican state senators, Tommy Williams and Robert Duncan, have resigned, the former to become a vice chancellor for the Texas A&M University System ... [Published Austin American Statesman - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Estes to chair State Affairs Committee

Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst appointed Sen. Craig Estes chairman of the Senate Committee on State Affairs.The chair of the committee was recently vacated by Sen. Robert Duncan, who retired to become chancellor of the Texas Tech University System.“Working on ... [Published LakeCountrySun.com - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Special election for District 28 Senate seat set Sept. 9

Filing of candidates will end Aug. 1Wednesday, July 23, 2014 12:00 PMA special election has been set for Tuesday, Sept. 9, to fill the Texas State Senate District 28 seat, recently vacated by Robert Duncan who resigned to serve as chancellor of the Texas ... [Published Lamesa Press Reporter - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Special Election Day Set For Vacate Senate Seat

Staff ReportNewsWest 9Texas Governor Rick Perry has set a special election date to fill a vacant State Senate seat.Senator Robert Duncan's District 28 seat was vacated after he resigned to serve as Chancellor of the Texas Tech University System.Perry ... [Published KWES NewsWest 9 - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Literary Expert: World War I Changed War and Literature Forever

LUBBOCK, Texas, July 21 -- The Texas Tech University System issued the following news release:PitchAlmost a century has passed since its start, and war has rarely been as brutal as the battles of World War I.Known initially in America as the European ... [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 4 reports

Election to replace Duncan is Sept. 9

AUSTIN — Gov. Rick Perry on Tuesday set Tuesday, Sept. 9, as the special election date to fill the Texas State Senate District 28 seat, vacated by Sen. Robert Duncan who has left to serve as chancellor of the Texas Tech University System.Candidates for ... [Published Plainview Daily Herald - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

Senator Estes Appointed to SWIFT Committee

Texas State Senator Craig Estes has been appointed to another state committee.Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst appointed Estes to the State Water Implementation Fund for Texas Advisory Committee.Last November, Texas voters approved the creation of the ... [Published KAUZ - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 2 reports

TTUHSC Establishes School of Public Health in Abilene

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) President Tedd L. Mitchell, M.D., and Texas Tech University System Chancellor Robert L. Duncan, today (July 21) announced the establishment of the TTUHSC School of Public Health in Abilene. This is ... [Published Big Country - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 2 reports

Estes appointed chairman of Senate Committee on State Affairs

AUSTIN – Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst has appointed State Sen. Craig Estes chairman of the Senate Committee on State Affairs.The committee chair was recently vacated by Sen. Robert Duncan, who retired to become chancellor of the Texas Tech University ... [Published Mineral Wells Index - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 2 reports

Race for Former Senator Duncan's Seat Beginning

By Monica YantoshLUBBOCK, TX -- After Robert Duncan stepped down to become the Texas Tech University System Chancellor, now two candidates have confirmed they're running for his vacant state senate seat.  Jodey Arrington announced his campaign Wednesday ... [Published Everything Lubbock - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 3 reports

Duncan leaves senate for Tech chancellor post

AUSTIN — It’s the end of an era in West Texas politics.Sen. Robert Duncan, who served in the Texas Legislature for 21½ years — the last 18 in the Senate — and became one of the most influential legislators over the last decade, resigned his Senate District ... [Published Amarillo Globe News - Jul 03 2014]

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...a historic milestone for Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and the Texas Tech University System," Duncan said, according to the release. "This new school will be a catalyst for health communities and provide professionals who empower people to lead healthier lives."
...known him, Kent has been a natural leader with great business instincts and judgment," said Tom C Nichols, Chairman and CEO of Carlile Bancshares. "Kent will be a great compliment to our company and the banks as we continue to grow."
"Hellas is really a leader in the field," said Angelo State President Brian J May. "When you start looking at Hellas and their products and the fact that they have practically put turf in every major field in the State of Texas, not the least of which the Dallas Cowboys Stadium -- that to me was an endorsement in itself. Having Hellas as a partner has been a true partnership and we have enjoyed working with them."
"I labored briefly in the vineyards of partisan politics," Fisher said in a 2004 news release, "but all it yielded was prune juice. I was a lousy politician."

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New HSC school moves to Abilene [Published University Daily - Jul 29 2014]
Health Sciences Center announces School of Publ... [Published University Daily - Jul 25 2014]
Political Appointments, Kind of Like High School [Published Austin American Statesman - Jul 25 2014]
New HSC school moves to Abilene [Published Individual.com - Jul 25 2014]
Estes to chair State Affairs Committee [Published LakeCountrySun.com - Jul 24 2014]
Special election for District 28 Senate seat se... [Published Lamesa Press Reporter - Jul 24 2014]
Special Election Day Set For Vacate Senate Seat [Published KWES NewsWest 9 - Jul 23 2014]
Literary Expert: World War I Changed War and Li... [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 23 2014]
Gov. Perry sets Sept. 9 special election for Du... [Published Lubbock Online - Jul 22 2014]
Election to replace Duncan is Sept. 9 [Published Plainview Daily Herald - Jul 22 2014]
Updated: Perry sets Sept. 9 special election fo... [Published Lubbock Online - Jul 22 2014]
Perry sets Sept. 9 special election for Duncan'... [Published Lubbock Online - Jul 22 2014]
Senator Estes Appointed to SWIFT Committee [Published KAUZ - Jul 22 2014]
Gov. Perry Announces Sept. 9 Special Election f... [Published Everything Lubbock - Jul 22 2014]
Estes appointed to SWIFT Advisory Committee [Published Mineral Wells Index - Jul 22 2014]
Newsmakers - July 21, 2014 [Published Fort Worth Business Press - Jul 22 2014]
TTUHSC Establishes School of Public Health in A... [Published Big Country - Jul 21 2014]
TTUHSC to make major Abilene announcement [Published KTXS-TV - Jul 21 2014]
Texas Tech Researchers Develop Economic Impact ... [Published Everything Lubbock - Jul 19 2014]
Estes named chairman of Committee on State Affairs [Published Sherman Denison Herald Democrat - Jul 19 2014]
Estes appointed chairman of Senate Committee on... [Published Mineral Wells Index - Jul 19 2014]
Anonymous donor pays for terminally ill young d... [Published Lubbock Online - Jul 18 2014]
Estes appointed to the Legislative Budget Board [Published Sherman Denison Herald Democrat - Jul 18 2014]
Carlile Bancshares elects new board of director [Published Individual.com - Jul 17 2014]
The Race to Replace Robert Duncan [Published Texas Observer - Jul 16 2014]
The Race to Replace Robert Duncan [Published Austin American Statesman - Jul 16 2014]
Angelo State Athletic Facilities Carry on Impro... [Published MarketWired - Jul 16 2014]
In McRaven or Fisher, a New Kind of Chancellor [Published The Texas Tribune - Jul 15 2014]
Hance Appointed To Carlile Bancshares Board [Published CEOWorld Magazine - Jul 11 2014]
Hance Appointed To Carlile Bancshares Board [Published Financial Services - Jul 11 2014]
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Robert Duncan Resigns Texas Senate Seat, Campai... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 04 2014]
LUBBOCK, Texas--Texas State Senator Robert Duncan of Lubbock resigned on Thursday ahead of his move Monday to Texas Tech to become the Texas Tech University Systems Chancellor. Duncan was first elected to the Texas Legislature in 1992 and has been ...
Robert Duncan Approved as Next Texas Tech Chanc... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 13 2014]
LUBBOCK, Texas--The Texas Tech University Board of Regents on Thursday approved Texas State Senator Robert Duncan as the next chancellor of the Texas Tech University System. On July 7th, Duncan will assume his duties as the fourth chancellor of the ...
The Morning Leverage: Indian Home-Shopping Netw... [Published WSJ.com: Private Equity Beat - Jun 06 2014]
Mike Lucas for Dow Jones From this morning’s LBO Wire: Providence Equity Partners acquired a 50% stake in STAR CJ Network India Pvt ., a home-shopping joint venture with Korea’s CJ O Shopping Co. , reports Lillian Rizzo. A person familiar with ...
Sen. Robert Duncan (R) to Resign from Texas Sen... [Published Burnt Orange Report - May 20 2014]
The West Texas desert is probably a more hospitable place than the Texas legislature. On Monday, Texas Tech announced Republican Senator Robert Duncan had been named as the sole finalist to be the next Chancellor of the the university. Duncan was ...
Robert Duncan Named Sole Finalist for Chancello... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 20 2014]
The Texas Tech University System Board of Regents announced Monday that Texas State Senator Robert Duncan will become the next Chancellor of Texas Tech University. The announcement Monday that Duncan is the sole finalist comes after reports last week ...
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Hance Appointed To Carlile Bancshares Board [Published Financial Services - Jul 11 2014]
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