By Landon Breeding, Master Tutor Walk through any lecture hall during midterm week and you will see several dozens of students ferociously reading notes, going over flashcards, and highlighting text books. They are trying to squeeze every last drop of information from the material into their heads before they walk into the classroom to take… Continue reading Pursuing Deep Learning
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
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
By Lindyn Davis – Master Tutor Hey Y’all! My name is Lindyn Davis and I am currently a senior here at Texas Tech! I have been with the Techniques center for the past 3 semesters and this is my first semester serving as a Master Tutor. I am majoring in Anthropology with a concentration in… Continue reading Master Tutor Spotlight: Lindyn Davis
By Landon Breeding – Master Tutor “The longer I live, the more I am convinced that life is 10% of what happens to me and 90% how I react to it” – Charles R. Swindoll If you had told me five years ago I would be writing this blog post, I wouldn’t have believed you.… Continue reading Importance of Attitude
By Elizabeth Hansen – Master Tutor As a child, I always dreaded being asked “What do you want to be when you grow up?” I had many things I wanted to do, but I never felt like I could answer with all of them. I dreamed of being a singer and a dancer and a… Continue reading Achieving More Than “One Thing”
Strive for honor, evermore. Long live the Matadors! -Texas Tech Matador Song The campus of Texas Tech is once again buzzing with student activity! What was once empty halls and sidewalks are now full of eager students, emboldened by a fresh semester to achieve their dreams. We are so excited to have our students and… Continue reading Welcome Back to Texas Tech!