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Staff Summer Wrap Up – 2018

While the TECHniques Center remains open for normal hours during the summer, the staff at the TECHniques Center still was able to have a great summer! Read below to see how each staff member spent the summer months, in addition to supporting our students and tutors! Brandi Willis Schreiber – Program Director This summer, I… Continue reading Staff Summer Wrap Up – 2018

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Staff Spotlight – Elizabeth Hansen

Hello, everyone! My name is Elizabeth Hansen, and I am so excited to write this spotlight as an Academic Counselor at the TECHniques Center! I first started working at the TECHniques Center in Fall 2015 as a tutor, and it’s been a whirlwind of a journey ever since. I was a tutor for two semesters,… Continue reading Staff Spotlight – Elizabeth Hansen

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An Open Letter to the TECHniques Center

By Rachel Onishi, Academic Counselor Hi! My name is Rachel Onishi. I spent 2013- 2015 as a TECHniques Center tutor and 2015-2018 as an Academic Counselor. This is a letter I wrote in honor of the past 5 incredible years I have had the privilege of being a part of this beautiful program. Thank you… Continue reading An Open Letter to the TECHniques Center

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Staff Spotlight – Christian Enevoldsen

“You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And you are the one who’ll decide where to go.” – Dr. Seuss Hello! My name is Christian Enevoldsen and I am excited to be here for another great year as a Senior Academic Counselor on the team at the TECHniques Center. I am glad… Continue reading Staff Spotlight – Christian Enevoldsen

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Why Giving to the TECHniques Center on #GivingTuesday (and any other day of the year) Matters

By Brandi Willis Schreiber This year, the TECHniques Center and Student Disability Services will participate in #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, for the first time. Celebrated on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving and the busy shopping days of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season when… Continue reading Why Giving to the TECHniques Center on #GivingTuesday (and any other day of the year) Matters

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Staff Spotlight – Katie Ericson

Hi! My name is Katie Ericson, and I am a Senior Academic Counselor here at the TECHniques Center! I am so excited for this semester, and eager to get to know everyone better. I have previously worked in Academic Advising with the Pre-Professional Health Careers office at Texas Tech, and before working in academic advising… Continue reading Staff Spotlight – Katie Ericson

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Staff Spotlight – Rachel Onishi

My name is Rachel Onishi, and I have had the joy of working as an Academic Counselor since Fall of 2015. However, my journey with the TECHniques Center began my junior year of college, Fall of 2013, when I became a tutor in the program! Tutoring quickly became much more than a job. I discovered… Continue reading Staff Spotlight – Rachel Onishi