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The 5 Keys to Success – Preparing for the Career Fair

By Matt McCutchen, TECHniques Center Tutor It is everyone’s favorite time of year again where we dust off our resume paper, put on our Sunday’s best, and go elbow to elbow with our peers in an effort to win that coveted internship or full time job. This is what we’ve all worked so hard for,… Continue reading The 5 Keys to Success – Preparing for the Career Fair

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2017 Starch Madness: Recap and Results

Starch Madness 2017 – by Peter Carlson, Master Tutor It’s been a great semester at the TECHniques Center, as the center hosted the first ever TC Starch Madness Tournament. The three-day tournament showcased the paper ball throwing abilities of the TECHniques’ tutors, students and counselors. Each tutor received 5 shots, with opportunities for a bonus… Continue reading 2017 Starch Madness: Recap and Results

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Tutor Success Story: Chase Darling

By Brandi Willis Schreiber It’s hard for people to understand the ever-evolving world of our tutors unless you’ve worked here for a while. In the nearly eight years I’ve been an employee at the TECHniques Center, I’ve interviewed, trained, mentored, observed, and gotten to know so many tutors. Seeing them grow into young professionals on… Continue reading Tutor Success Story: Chase Darling

Thoughts from Tutors

Six Things I Wish I Knew Before Applying to Graduate School

by Kayla Klenke, TECHniques Center Tutor My name is Kayla Klenke and I have been a tutor at the TECHniques Center since August 2015. I am currently a senior in the Speech Language and Hearing Science program at Texas Tech University Health Science Center. During my sophomore year, I learned my intended field of study… Continue reading Six Things I Wish I Knew Before Applying to Graduate School