Events & Press
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) will mark its 50th anniversary with a yearlong celebration highlighting its rich history and its dedication to teaching, learning, innovation, and research.
The breadth of events and special projects connected to this important milestone will unite alumni, students, faculty, and staff from across the campus and around the world and remind us that Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is truly one university with a shared commitment to shaping the future of health care.
DECEMBER 14 - TOPPING-OFF CEREMONY
The Topping-Off of the new Academic Event Center will celebrate the last beam to be placed for the Lubbock campus construction.
JANUARY 25 - 50TH ANNIVERSARY PRESS CONFERENCE
TTUHSC will kick off the 50th Anniversary.
FEBRUARY 19 - 50TH DAY OF SERVICE
As part of Student Philanthropy Week, TTUHSC will host an online crowdfunding campaign on the 50th day of the year to benefit the Our Legacy Now Student Foundation. Student Philanthropy Week promotes interprofessional collaboration through service and community.
MARCH 28 - MUSEUM BY NIGHT: THE ART OF HEALTH CARE
TTUHSC will partner with the Texas Tech University Museum to host Museum by Night - “The Art of Health Care.” Discover the highlights of TTUHSC through artwork, antique medical equipment, presentations and more. hors d'oeuvre and cash bar will be available.
MAY 24 - TTUHSC EMPLOYEE APPRECIATION PICNIC
During the event, we invite everyone to celebrate the 50th Anniversary with birthday cake and fun.
Recent media articles about the TTUHSC anniversary will be featured here.
You will also find a media kit featuring historical photos and videos.