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Announcements

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

2015 IRS Standard Mileage Rate Updates

Beginning January 1, 2015, the standard mileage rates for car, van, pickup or panel truck will be: 57.5 cents per mile for business miles driven 23 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable o...

Retirement Reception honoring Melanie Bixler

Please join us to honor Melanie Bixler’s 24 years of service to Student Health Services Pharmacy.Friday, January 30th from 2:00 – 4:00 in Student Wellness Center Conference Room 100, 1003 Flint AvenueCome and go light refreshments

Amarillo IT Walk in Support Hours

New Hours for Amarillo WALK IN IT Support Effective February 1st the Amarillo IT Support staff will be available for walk in support at the following locations during the timeframes listed below. WALK IN SUPPORT HOURS AND LOCATIONS SOM/SoAHS B100 ...

Lincoln Financial's Campus Representative Scheduled Visits - Lubbock

LINCOLN FINANCIAL’S CAMPUS REPRESENTATIVE WILL BE IN LUBBOCK AT THE TTUHSC ON THE DATES LISTED BELOW: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Lincoln Financial (Confirmed) ACB 260B Tuesday, March 03, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 ...

Restrooms Shutdown for Remodeling - BA106G and BA106H

UPDATE - If you have items in the lockers in the restrooms at BA106G or BA106H, please remove the items immediately. -- Thank you. Plant Operations will be closing down the BA106H (men’s restroom) and BA106G (women’s restroom) beginning Tuesday, January ...

Phone Scams Continue to be Serious Threat, Remain on IRS

“Dirty Dozen” List of Tax Scams for the 2015 Filing Season WASHINGTON — Aggressive and threatening phone calls by criminals impersonating IRS agents remain near the top of the annual "Dirty Dozen" list of tax scams for the 2015 filing season, the Internal...

Staff Performance Management Evaluations Begin!

Start 2015 the right way and get your staff performance evaluations completed by February 28, 2015. All Staff Employees: Review your PD with your supervisor so you will be evaluated on the correct Competencies and Job Functions. http://www.ttuhsc.edu/...

Want to Get Fit? Join our free weekly WOW! Exercise Classes - Lubbock

Monday, Jan 26th : Cardio Core and More 5:30p-6:30p Room 2B152 Tuesday, Jan 27th : Lunch Time Yoga 12:15p-12:45p Room 2B152 Wednesday, Jan 28th : No Classes Scheduled Thursday, Jan 29th : Yogalates 5:30p-6:30p Room 2B152 Friday, Jan 30th : L...

Enroll in the West Texas Cancer Survivors Network (WTCSN-2)

WTCSN-2 is a partnership between Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Department of Family and Community Medicine & The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT). WTCSN-2 is an initiative to enroll cancer survivors in a network...

Barrel Vault Replacement

On Tuesday, January 27th, at 9:00 a.m., Physical Plant will have a contractor on site placing barricades at the East and West first floor entrances/exits to close them to pedestrian traffic while overhead protective barriers are erected. Barricades and si...

Crossing's Cafe Menu

New Happenings & Featured Items: Fried Pork Chop in Home on Tuesday & Panko Shrimp Salad In World on Wednesday!! Make sure to download MyFitnessPal to search our menu items for Nutritional Information!! **Add Aramark before the menu item name ...

Global Health Lecture featuring Vivien Ingram, SOM: Health, Healing, and Hope: Haiti

The TTUHSC Office of Global Health (OGH) invites you to attend an ongoing lecture series on issues related to global health and building healthy communities. The lectures will be held twice a month at 12:00 noon CT. Invited guest speakers will share their...

SoCRA West Texas Chapter Hot Topics

SoCRAWest Texas Chapter Hot TopicsThursday, February 19, 2015, 12:00 CST*TOPIC: “What’s All This Talk About AAHRPP? (Hint: It’s not the group for retired people)”SPEAKER: Beth Taraban, CIPManaging DirectorResearch Integrity OfficeTexas Tech University Hea...

Inclement Weather Campus Closures Time Reporting Procedures for Thursday, January 22, 2015 and

Friday, January 23, 2015 (Amarillo, Lubbock, Permian Basin) Due to inclement weather, President Tedd Mitchell authorized early closure of the Permian Basin campuses at 12:00 p.m. and the Amarillo campus to be closed the entire day on Thursday, January 2...

Are You Ready for the 2015 Get Fit Texas State Agency Challenge?

It's time to get geared up for the New Year's Get Fit Texas State Agency Challenge! For all the details and to find out how to join, please see the attached flyer. Come on TTUHSC! We can do this!!

Day/Night shift Nurses needed for research study ($100)

Get paid $100 to do a study about Nursing work and changes in physical function. We are in need of Nurses to participate in a research study about nursing work and mental and physical performance. You would be asked to come to the lab in the Exercise and ...

Linda Goldstein Retirement Party - Friday, January 30

Please join us as we celebrate the retirement of Linda Goldstein from the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy after 16 years of dedicated service. A reception will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, January 30 in the Harrington Audi...

Retirement Reception Honoring Carolyn Brackett and Marylin Taylor

Join us for a retirement reception honoring Carolyn Brackett and Marylin Taylor!

Fidelity Representative's Upcoming Scheduled Visits - Lubbock

Please see below for the Fidelity representative's schedule of the Lubbock campus visits for the first quarter of 2015. Wednesday, January 21, 2015 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Fidelity Investments (Confirmed) ACB 260H Tuesday, February 17, 2015 8:00 AM – 5:00 ...

South Plains Men Challenging Men: White Ribbon Campaign Kick-off

What: The first annual “White Ribbon Campaign” Kick-off challenges men to take active steps to end violence against women. Wearing the white ribbon is a pledge to never commit, condone or remain silent about violence against women and girls. It is a promi...

Retirement Reception Honoring Archie Mae Brown

Reception honoring Archie Mae Brown.Join us for a farewell reception to honor Archie's 24 years of outstanding service to TTUHSC.Friday, January 30th, 20152:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.Room 2B152

HSC Basement Pedestrian Detour

Alpha Building Corporation will start construction work on Wednesday, January 14th, to double the number of lockers used by School of Medicine for the Gross Anatomy Lab area. The work will be performed during normal business hours. The job should be finis...

Payroll Services January / February 2015 Newsletter

Topics featured in this issue: Friendly Reminders FAQ's on 2014 W-2 and 1042S forms Holiday Schedule Payroll Calendar Employee One-Time Payment System

Careers at Texas Tech Applicant Tracking System Training

Brand new interactive user guide! Sign Up at http://www.ttuhsc.edu/it/acme/training.aspx?campus=Lubbock Full Training for Beginners Thursday, January 15th 2pm-5pm ACB 220 Learn the basics of posting a job, reviewing applicants, and moving applicant...

Department of Pharmacology and Neuroscience New Unit Coordinator position

The Department of Pharmacology and Neuroscience has opened a New Unit Coordinator position, please see attachment for position description. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply at, Texas Tech Careers website http://www.texastech.edu/careers/ and s...

Sanitary Sewer Line Installation for TT Research Facility

Hill & Wilkerson will continue boring and coring in preparation for installation of the new 15" Sanitary Sewer Line on Monday, January 5th through January 31, 2015. The bore will be 15' to 17' deep along 4th Street frontage, south side of road, approx...

2015 Emergency Generator Testing

Routinely scheduled testing of the emergency generator and its components at the HSC facility in Lubbock will be performed on the first and third Tuesday of each month from 5:00am – 6:00am (see attached calendar). These tests are performed to comply with ...

Weave Wednesdays in January!

Join us for Weave Wednesdays in January! Weave training sessions will be held in January to help you with your 2014-2015 Weave plans! January 7: Technical Training. Learn how to navigate the Weave system. This basic training is great for new users and th...

Educational Opportunity for TTUHSC Employees!

As a health care institution of higher learning, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is focused on lifelong learning. As our employee, we consider you to be one of our greatest assets and are excited to present you with this incredible opportunit...

Inclement Weather: Faculty and Staff Notification

The following guidelines will be observed in the event of inclement weather: Emergency leave due to inclement weather (ice storms, snow storms, etc.) or other situations declared by President Mitchell will be granted only for periods during which classe...

OLLI & Alumni Assoc. present "Hidden Lubbock Tour: Burkhart Center"-Feb. 2

Visit the Burkhart Center for Autism Education and Research at Texas Tech University and learn the history of autism and the statistics of occurrence in 2014 from the Center for Disease Control. Discussion will focus on the importance of early screenings ...

New Preston Smith Library Hours

The Preston Smith Library will now have the following hours starting on January 11, 2015Sunday 9am-MidnightMonday-Thursday 7:30am-MidnightFriday 7:30am-10pmSaturday 9am-10pm