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LCU Makes National Colleges of Distinction List
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LCU Makes National Colleges of Distinction List

(from Colleges of Distinction ) AUSTIN, Texas, July 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Longtime champion of a post-rankings approach to connecting students with colleges that deliver the richest student experiences, Colleges of Distinction (CoD) releases its 2018-19 list of colleges today. Lubbock Christian University based in Lubbock, Texas was chosen among […]

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Texas Armed Services Scholarship
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Texas Armed Services Scholarship

(from Rep. John Frullo) Rep. John Frullo is taking applications from Lubbock area students who want to be selected as recipients of the Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program (TASSP). The purpose of the TASSP is to encourage students to become members of the Texas Army National Guard, the Texas Air National Guard, […]

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Three Red Raiders Earn WGCA All-American Scholar Honors
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Three Red Raiders Earn WGCA All-American Scholar Honors

(from Texas Tech) Lauren Mason was recognized on the WGCA All-American Scholar Team for the fourth-straight year LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech senior Lauren Mason headlined Texas Tech’s three selections this week to the All-American Scholars list that was announced by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA). Mason, who was […]

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Patterson Library Hosts Alexander Hamilton Exhibit
City of Lubbock / Education / Entertainment

Patterson Library Hosts Alexander Hamilton Exhibit

(from Lubbock Public Libraries ) BOBBIE GEAN AND TJ PATTERSON BRANCH LIBRARY TO HOST ALEXANDER HAMILTON EXHIBIT Alexander Hamilton, one of America’s most visionary founding fathers, is with us every day, not only in our wallets, on the $10 bill, but also in the republic’s most vital institutions. On July […]

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Border Named 2018 Region 17 Education Superintendent of the Year
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Border Named 2018 Region 17 Education Superintendent of the Year

(from Shallowater Independent School District) Shallowater Independent School District Superintendent, Dr. Kenneth Border, was selected as the 2018 Region 17 Education Service Center Superintendent of the Year. Since 1984, the Texas Association of School Boards has sponsored the Superintendent of the Year program. The purpose of the award program is […]

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Home Depot grant helps volunteers renew school garden
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Home Depot grant helps volunteers renew school garden

(from Lubbock ISD ) ​Lubbock, Tx Volunteers from Home Depot and United Supermarkets will be working alongside staff and parents as the group updates the Magic Garden at Roscoe Wilson Elementary School tomorrow morning. A $2,000 grant from the Home Depot Foundation and Team Depot is helping construct an outdoor […]

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Griffin Hired as New EHS Girls Basketball Coach
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Griffin Hired as New EHS Girls Basketball Coach

(from Lubbock ISD ) ​ Devin Griffin has been hired as the new coach for the Estacado High School girls basketball team. Griffin is a 2010 graduate of Coronado High School, where she was a standout basketball player earning numerous awards and recognition. She played basketball at North Carolina State […]

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Estacado Early College High School Begins Second Year
Education / Texas Tech

Estacado Early College High School Begins Second Year

from Texas Tech The program gives students a head start toward pursuing their college degrees. Texas Tech University and the Lubbock Independent School District (LISD) are embarking on the second year of Early College High School (ECHS) at Estacado High School. The program is giving high school students a path […]

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Enrollment Open for Texas Prepaid College Tuition Program
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Enrollment Open for Texas Prepaid College Tuition Program

from Texas Comptroller’s Office (AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar reminds families that open enrollment in the Texas Tuition Promise FundSM, the state’s prepaid college tuition program, began Sept. 1 and runs through Feb. 28, 2018. The Texas Tuition Promise Fund offers parents and loved ones the chance to prepay […]

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SPC Introduces New Lubbock Center Administrator
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SPC Introduces New Lubbock Center Administrator

from South Plains College LEVELLAND – South Plains College has announced the hiring of Kevin McConic as the Executive Director for the SPC Lubbock Center. Prior to coming to SPC, McConic worked as the manager of education and community relations with United Supermarkets, a position he held since 2016. He […]

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