Inside Texas Tech: Media Maze


The messages kids get from their media consumption need an interpreter. And, no surprise, that translator ought to be a parent, who isn’t always well-versed in how to navigate the landscape. But research shows that just sitting at kids’ sides while they watch media can help youths increase their understanding and heighten their learning readiness.

“If we want to create a generation of media-literate kids, we have to first create a generation of media-literate adults,” Eric...

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Renowned climate scientist and TTU professor, Dr. Katharine Hayhoe, will be part of the first Presidential Lecture and Performance Series on Oc.t 12, to discuss climate change.
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Inside Texas Tech: Presidential Lecture & Performance Series

There will something for most everyone in the upcoming 13th season of Texas Tech’s Presidential Lecture and Performance Series. The lineup has music, contemporary dance, some comical Shakespeare and a discussion of possible solutions to climate change.

Jo Moore, director of the series, says this year’s opening event on Friday, Oct. 12, features world-renowned climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe, a professor at Texas Tech who leads the university’s Climate Science Center. She’ll...

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Commercialization of Technology

Jan 5, 2012

 

TTU System Chancellor Kent Hance and co-host Robert Giovannetti take a look at how Tech's research translates into new business ventures in both the private and public sector. TTU Vice Chancellor Jodey Arrington is a guest.

Sustainable Cabin

Dec 6, 2011

 

Keith Kohanek visits Texas Tech's Sustainable Cabin.

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TTU Sustainable Cabin

TTU Health Sciences Center

Dec 1, 2011

 

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is the topic of this edition of ITT with Chancellor Kent Hance. Former First Lady Laura Bush is Featured.

Well Body Natural Foods

Nov 18, 2011

 

Keith & Marcela visit Well Body Natural Foods on 34th Street in Lubbock.

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Vietnam Center & Archive Museum

Nov 16, 2011

 

Keith Kohanek returns to Tech's Vietnam Center & Archive to hear about their plans for a Vietnam War Museum.

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Today's show features live performances from some of our favorite World Cafe artists, straight from our 20th-anniversary celebration concerts.

Big 12 & Tech Athletics

Nov 3, 2011

 

TTU Athletic Director Kirby Hocutt joins Chancellor Kent Hance and ITT cohost Robert Giovannetti.They discuss the Big 12 and Tech's Athletic facilities.

T-Bone Burnett On World Cafe

Oct 31, 2011

Legendary singer-songwriter and folk-rock pioneer T-Bone Burnett is known for his captivating solo material, but also for his role as a legendary producer of records by everyone from Roy Orbison to actor Jeff Bridges. In a new interview on World Cafe, Burnett sits down with host David Dye to reflect on some of his most famous projects.

Rockin' Box 33

Oct 29, 2011

 

Marcela Garcia visits one of Lubbock's most interesting music venues.

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World Cafe Looks Back: Jam-Boree

Oct 27, 2011

Throughout the month of October, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of World Cafe and revisted some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

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Music Crossroads of Texas

This week on the Music Crossroads of Texas we listen to the productions that came out of Norman Petty Studios.

Faces of KTTZ

Meet the faces that make up the team at KTTZ-Texas Tech Public Media.