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Greetings TTUHSC Students, Faculty, and Staff,


Maya Angelou once wrote, "Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better."

Your TTUHSC administration has committed to our university community that we will stand for justice and equity. Please make plans to join this week's Presidential Town Hall for a conversation on diversity and inclusion at TTUHSC.


Presidential Town Hall, hosted by

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Noon, Wednesday, June 17
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I'm honored to have these TTUHSC team members joining me: Erin Justyna, Ph.D., Assistant Provost, Steve Sosland, Chief People Officer and Vice President for Human Resources, and Chris Townsend, Ph.D., LPC, assistant professor in the School of Health Professions Department of Clinical Counseling and Mental Health and director of the school's Your Life Behavioral Wellness Clinic.

Following the town hall, there will be an opportunity to submit your questions and feedback via

At TTUHSC, our values are tenets for how we work, learn, and serve, and they allow us to have critical conversations. At the end of the day, we're all in this together, committed to knowing better and doing better for one another.


Warmest regards,


Lori Rice-Spearman 


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Lori Rice-Spearman, Ph.D.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center