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Staff Spotlight – Kyla Shannon, Assistant Director

By Kyla Shannon – Assistant Director, Team Orange I really don’t know where to start on things like this so I am just going to dive right in! My name is Kyla Shannon and I am the Assistant Director for the TECHniques Center. I am going on my sixth year of being at Texas Tech.… Continue reading Staff Spotlight – Kyla Shannon, Assistant Director

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Staff Spotlight – Brandi Willis Schreiber, Program Director

My name is Brandi Willis Schreiber, and I am the Program Director for the TECHniques Center. My professional work history is deeply rooted in this program, which is in its 18th year at Texas Tech University.  I started working at the TECHniques Center as a tutor when I read about the job on a flyer… Continue reading Staff Spotlight – Brandi Willis Schreiber, Program Director

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Summer Wrap Up: What did the TC Staff do?

While most of the students and tutors head home to spend time with family and conquer internships, the TECHniques Center staff remains hard at work at Texas Tech! The TC staff also experienced some awesome summer adventures, and we want to share those with you! Read below to discover what the TECHniques Center staff was… Continue reading Summer Wrap Up: What did the TC Staff do?

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Illuminating Mental Illness

By Christian Enevoldsen, Senior Academic Counselor “Every solution to every problem is simple. It’s the distance between the two where the mystery lies.” ― Derek Landy, Skulduggery Pleasant In searching for a quote for this article, I was surprised at the lack of notable mentions concerning mental health. It seems that even in late 2016 that… Continue reading Illuminating Mental Illness

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Certifiably Awesome: How the TECHniques Center Provides Tutor Certification Opportunities

by Brandi Willis Schreiber, Program Director One selling point of the TECHniques Center that always supports why our program is an excellent resource for students – and tutors – is our tutor training certification program. Many people may not know this, but the TECHniques Center has an International Tutor Training Program Certification through the College… Continue reading Certifiably Awesome: How the TECHniques Center Provides Tutor Certification Opportunities

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Staff Spotlight Series: Christian Enevoldsen, Academic Counselor

“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 a new Senior Academic Counselor on the team at the TECHniques Center. I am glad to be back at my alma mater and… Continue reading Staff Spotlight Series: Christian Enevoldsen, Academic Counselor

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Welcome Back!

We want to welcome all of our students and tutors back for the Fall 2016 semester! We are looking forward to an exciting year ahead of us. The TECHniques Center has been buzzing with excitement and anticipation as students are beginning to meet with their tutors. Students are excited to be back on campus, and… Continue reading Welcome Back!