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Announcements

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

TIAA CREF Representative Schedules Lubbock Visit

Jake Litzau, Sr. Financial Consultant with TIAA-CREF will be at theTTUHSC Lubbock Campus on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm in the ACB 260B. If you are interested in scheduling an appointment, contact Jake directly at 800-842-2006x219671o...

Crossing's Cafe Menu

New Happenings & Featured Items: Cranberry Pecan Chicken Salad on Wednesday Lunch - Appetizer Bar on FridayMake sure to download MyFitnessPal to search our menu items for Nutritional Information!! **Add Aramark before the menu item name in the sear...

Principles of Leadership in the Workplace

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...

Fidelity Representative, Michael Quiroga, to visit Lubbock campus

Please see below for the Fidelity representative's scheduled visits for the third quarter of 2015. Tuesday, August 04, 2015 8:20 AM - 5:00 PM Fidelity Investments TTUHSC 1B132 Wednesday, September 02, 2015 8:20 AM - 5:00 P...

Wanna Get Fit? Join the Free Weekly WOW! Exercise Classes - Lubbock

Friday, July 24th : No Classes Scheduled Monday, July 27th : 5:30 p Cardio Core and More Tuesday, July 28th : 12:15 p Lunch Time Yoga Wednesday, July 29th : No Classes Scheduled Thursday, July 30th : 12:15 pm Lunch Time Yoga Friday, July 31st...

7th Street Road Closure - East Loading Dock Entry

On Wednesday, July 29, 2015, 7th Street, leading down to the East loading dock, will be closed to install a new water line. Traffic will be redirected into the dock area west bound, on 8th Street. The parking area above the loading dock will be accessible...

NEW Contract Management System Training

Beginning September 1, 2015, the TTUHSC Contracting Office will be introducing a new Contract Management System. Click on the Contract Management System Training link below for more information about the new system and to register for system user training...

El Paso Library Website

Beginning Monday, August 3, 2015 all El Paso patrons will be required to use the El Paso library web site for all library resources: http://elpaso.ttuhsc.edu/libraries. For more information, please email mylibrary@ttuhsc.edu.

OLLI & Alumni Assoc. present "OLLI ANNUAL “KICK-OFF "-Aug. 20, 2015

Please join us for a fun night out to hear about all the many classes waiting for you in fall semester, enjoy a delicious buffet, see old friends, make new ones, get a chance to win a door prize & meet several class instructors! For more information, ...

GSBS Presents Qualifying Exam by Juan Rojo, Graduate Student

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Department of Immunology & Molecular Microbiology Presents Qualifying Examination by Juan Rojo, Graduate Student Tuesday, July 28, 2015 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm 1C110A

Global Perspectives Film Series featuring A Path Appears: Breaking the Cycle of Poverty

The Office of Global Health (OGH) invites you to spend your lunch hour with us. Come view one of the many extraordinary DVDs from our library. A Path Appears: Breaking the Cycle of Poverty Date: Thursday, August 13, 2015 Time: 12:00 noon CT Locati...

New Parking Lots for Fall 2015!

Construction has begun to give Faculty/Staff, Patient/Visitors, and Students additional parking - please see attached for details.

New Parking Lots for Fall 2015!

Construction has begun to give Faculty/Staff, Patient/Visitors, and Students additional parking - please see attached for details.

It is the CARE program's First Birthday!!

It is the CARE program’s First birthday! Can you believe it has been a year since we launched our CARE Program here at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center? The CARE committee would like to invite you to click on the link below to complete a sur...

President’s Awards

We are now extending the deadline for nominations for the “President’s Award”. Deadline is August 3rd. Please, consider nominating your faculty for any of the many awards available for this cycle. Your help is urgently needed.

NEW TEXFLEX CHANGES STARTING 9/1/15

NEW TEXFLEX CHANGES STARTING 9/1/15 • ADP, LLC will be the new third party administrator for TexFlex beginningSeptember 1, 2015. • Health care account - Beginning in Plan Year 2015, there will no longer be a two-and-a half month grace period for...

BENEFITS ENROLLMENT FOR SAME-SEX SPOUSES

BENEFITS ENROLLMENT FOR SAME-SEX SPOUSES OF TEXAS EMPLOYEES GROUP BENEFITS PROGRAM MEMBERS BEGINS JULY 1, 2015 Following the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling on June 26, 2015, regarding same-sex marriage; state agency and higher education employees and ...

Payroll Services Newsletter July / August 2015 Edition

In this issue: Vacation Leave Roll Page 1 Faculty 12 Month Deferred Salary Spread Pay Forms—TTU Only Page 2 HR121– Current and Future Appointment Report Page 3 Holiday Schedule Payroll Calendar Page 4 Contact Information: Email: webmaster.payroll...

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 ...

Staff Senate Elections Now Open

TTUHSC Staff: Please take a few minutes to place your vote for Staff Senate (exempt and non-exempt staff employees may vote). The ballot is available July 1-31. There are three easy steps to cast your ballot:Visit the link below and log in with your eRaid...

IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING EMPLOYEES’ HEALTH INSURANCE AND VISION SERVICES

Currently your ERS HealthSelect medical plan covers one annual eye exam with a network provider without a referral from your Primary Care Physician. Effective September 1, 2015, you will no longer need a referral when seeking treatment from a network vis...

Research Study: Influence of age on the effect of preclinical cognitive decline on mobility in women

Women are wanted to participate in research that will study how the relationship between cognitive function and walking performance changes with age. Participants must be between 65-80 years, non-smokers without physician diagnosed cardiovascular disease,...

Verbal Ability and Taste Preferences Study: Female Drinkers Needed

Dr. Amelia Talley is looking for female participants for a research study on verbal fluency and taste preferences. You may be able to participate in this study if you: are female are between 21-35 years old consider yourself to be a "social drinker" have...

5A Air Handling Unit Renovation

Beginning Monday, June 22, JT Vaughn Construction will begin replacing an air handling unit above the south hallway of Pod 5A. A portion of the hallway in this area will be blocked off and inaccessible during construction. Some personnel in this area hav...

TTUHSC Exterior Window Cleaning

Exterior window cleaning for TTUHSC will begin on Monday, June 22nd and continue for about a month and a half. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact Johnny Castellano or Aimee Gossett with the Physical Plant.

Research Study related to Anxiety and Muscle Tension

We are looking for individuals who experience anxiety along with muscle tension or tightness that is distressing and/or may interfere to some extent with your daily life. If you think this may apply to you, this study may be beneficial. This study provide...

Mentor Tech Information Sessions

Help A Student To Succeed As you are aware, Texas Tech University has aggressive student recruitment and retention goals. Additionally, the university is progressing towards a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) designation. Programs that provide retenti...

Joliet Avenue Improvement Project

Beginning Saturday, June 6, 2015, Alpha Building Corporation will begin construction on Joliet Avenue between 4th and 5th Streets. The project will consist of replacing the existing asphalt street and replacing with a new concrete street. Please use cauti...

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...

To Report Pests or Noxious Odors

NOTICE!!! In order to facilitate better tracking and management of details related to reports of pest infestation or noxious odors in the Lubbock facilities, please contact Work Control at 743-2070. A work order will be submitted to all appropriate pe...