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Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Network Connectivity- Lubbock Southwest Campus

TTUHSC Networking engineers have reported a loss of network connectivity for the Lubbock Southwest Campus. This outage has been diagnosed as an AT&T hardware failure. AT&T technicians are working to restore connectivity, there is no ETR at this t...

Reminder: Reboot Thursdays

Please restart your institutional computer at the end of the work day every Thursday. This weekly maintenance window will be used to distribute critical patches and software updates to institutionally owned computers. Many patches require a computer re...

Faculty and Staff Campus Carry Town Hall

To all TTUHSC Faculty and Staff, You are invited to attend a Faculty/Staff Town Hall meeting on Tuesday, September 20th to discuss Campus Carry. Representatives from the Texas Tech Police Department, HSC Safety S...

Year-End Deadlines Reminder

Please take the time to review all year-end deadlines established by various Business Affairs departments so that the necessary preparations are made to ensure all deadlines are met. As a reminder, Accounting Services has very limited flexibility to allow...

Excitement is building for the IPE Fall Symposium! Online Registration Now Open

You're Invited by the Office of Interprofessional EducationFall Symposium Interprofessional Collaboration:Changing Patient-Centered CareFeaturing Dr. Zubin Damania, AKA ZDOGGMDNovember 4th, 2016TTU Allen Theatre9:00 AM - 3:00 PMRegistration open at 8:00 A...

ChemDraw Pro Site License

Anyone with a valid TTU or TTUHSC email address can now download and install the ChemDraw Pro software for Windows or Macintosh or their computer. The site license was purchased by cooperative agreement between the TTU Chemistry & Biochemistry departm...

Texas Tech Law *New* Flex-Time Scheduling Option

Texas Tech Law now offers a Flex-Time Scheduling Option, which is available for professionals seeking a J.D. degree. This option is ideally suited for working professionals or caretakers who have flexibility in scheduling their other obligations. Join us ...

OLLI@TTU presents HLT: Black Holes, Saturn, and Weather-OH MY! Sept. 6, 2016

What do these three have in common? They are all new experiences at the Museum of Texas Tech! In conjunction with the newly renovated Moody Planetarium, spend an afternoon viewing two short films – one about the true nature of black holes and one about ou...

TTUHSC Harrington Library Closed for Labor Day

The TTUHSC Harrington Library will be CLOSED Monday, September 5, 2016 for the Labor Day Holiday. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, September 6, 2016.Regular Library Hours are:7:30 am – 11:00 pm Monday – Thursday7:30 am – 5:00 pm Friday9:00 am – 5:00 ...

Crossing's Cafe Menu

New Happenings & Featured Items: World Station is now open 6pm – 11pm Monday through Friday!Grab a Snack Cup from Go!***Buffalo Chicken Pizza!! Check it out!***

"Spoken From the Heart" featuring Mrs. Laura Bush

Spoken from the Heart: a conversation with Mrs. Laura Bush on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 7:30 PM Allen Theatre. $25 (plus fees) reserved seat tickets on sale at www.selectaseatlubbock.com and at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Box Office or the Student...

Retirement Celebration for Maria Cruz - August 31

You are invited to the retirement celebration for Maria Cruz, who works in the JT & Margaret Talkington Department of Internal Medicine. Please see the attached flyer with details.

Relationship Entitlement Study!

Do You Feel Entitled In Your Relationship? If you are 18 years or olderAnd have been in a romantic relationship for the last 6 monthsPlease take part in this studyYou can enter into a drawing for a $10 gift card from Starbucks.The odds of winning a gift c...

Workforce Education and Development

Workforce Education and Development (WED) is an innovative employee-focused resource for all Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center campuses providing educational opportunities designed to improve employee performance. Starting with new employee or...

This Week's Free Fitness Class Schedule

This week’s FREE Fitness and Meditation Class Schedule This week, WOW! is offering 1 class. Cardio Core and More: Monday, August 22, at 5:30pm in Room 2B152. All classes are free to all TTUHSC faculty and staff. Participants must sign a wai...

LUNCH N LEARN: 9/12/16 Personal Financial Risk Management - presented by VALIC. RSVP for Lunch

Personal Financial Risk Management- Assessing the Need Managing personal financial risk is a fundamental part of financial planning. Even the people who are saving, investing and thinking they are doing everything right can have their financial futur...

Financial Wellness Series

Join us for a monthly session of financial wellness. All employees are welcome to join us for a different topic each month. September 9, 2016 Goals Workshop Noon – 1:00pm Goals Workshop Lubbock: ACB110 Amarillo: AMHSC 4717 Odessa:...

Why do health insurance premiums increase every year?

Health insurance premiums in Texas Employees Group Benefits Program (GBP) health plans will increase on September 1, 2016. ERS frequently gets questions about why health insurance premiums go up every year, and you probably do, too. Simply put, rising ...

VALIC Account Representative Visit

Your VALIC account representative, Stephen Johns, Senior Financial Advisor will be on campus for appointments. Sign up at the link provided on the attached flyer. Monday September 12, 2016: ACB 260F: 10:00am – 2:00pm Lunch and Learn, Monday September ...

Trauma-Informed Care Conference

Upbring Foster In Texas / Trauma-Informed Care Conference Please join us on September 1st. Free and open to the public (Childcare not provided) - Lunch Included 6 hours training credit for foster parents | 5 hours of CEUs for Social Workers and LPCs. What...

Gender-Specific Medicine and Women's Health Symposium

The Laura W. Bush Institute for Women's Health presents the 5th annual Gender-Specific Medicine and Women's Health Symposium Friday, October 21, 2016. The event will take place in Lubbock Academic Classroom Building room 100 from 10:00 until 4:00. The...

New Enterprise Performance Management System is Live.

The new ePM system is live at the link below. Please replace any saved Performance Management links to the new url. Training materials are provided below.

Check.Change.Control: Let’s Take Action

High blood pressure is on the rise in younger adults and many are going undiagnosed by their healthcare provider. The good news is that with awareness and prevention the outcomes are very good. So even if you are young and/or fit and healthy, we encourag...

Attention Veterans: Team RWB Lubbock

Created for Team RWB Lubbock Team Red, White & Blue's mission is to enrich the lives of America's veterans by connecting them to their community through physical and social activity. Team RWB is transforming the way that America supports its veterans ...

TTUHSC Holiday Schedule for 2016 - 2017

State law provides for 17 state holidays. In FY 2017, four holidays (4) fall on a weekend. The Appropriations bill disallows state holidays occurring on weekends. Therefore, the state will observe thirteen (13) holidays, which is one (1) less than FY 201...

Payroll Services July/August 2016 Newsletter

In this Issue: FLSA Mandatory Changes Key Provisions of the Final Rule End of Fiscal Year / Reminders and General Reminders EOPS Holiday Schedule / Payroll Calendar For more information contact: Payroll (webmaster.payroll@ttu.edu)

Weave Wednesdays!

Weave training sessions will be held in August to assist you with the completion of your 2015-2016 Weave plans before the September 30 deadline! August 3 and 10: ­Technical Training. For those who are new to Weave or need a refresher. Learn how...

2016 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...

Check. Change. Control. Starts Today!

TTUHSC WoW! has partnered with the American Heart Association for their Check. Change. Control. Program! Check. Change. Control. is a 4 month long program designed to help you take charge of your blood pressure. There will be prize drawings for partici...

Call for Submissions: University Libraries’ “Archivation Exploration” Sports Issue

The next issue of Archivation Exploration (https://archivationexploration-ojs-ttu.tdl.org/archivationexploration/index.php/ae) , an e-journal published by the University Libraries, will be a sports issue. We are looking for scholarly articles on sports an...

Amarillo Wonderland Park Discount for ALL Employees

The Staff Senators from the Amarillo campus obtained a discount available to ALL employees of Texas Tech Health Sciences Center and Correctional Managed Health Care for Wonderland Amusement Park in Amarillo Texas! Go to www.wonderlandpark.com, click...

Fire Alarm System Upgrade in Lubbock

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Physical Plant, including the department of Planning, Design and Construction, Plant Operations and the Fire Marshals’ office, is currently performing a long-term upgrade of the Fire Alarm System at the TTU...

Preston Smith Library Closed for Labor Day

The Preston Smith Library will be closed on September 5, 2016 for Labor Day Holiday.Regular hours will resume on September 6, 2016.Have a safe holiday!