Yilan Liu for GSAC 2017

Yilan Liu Pursuing a doctoral degree in Teacher Education Candidate Statement: Chinese Grad Raiders need a place to enjoy their community life! Yilan Liu is a first year Chinese PhD student in Teacher Education program in the Education Department. Yilan just finished her first semester in TTU with great achievement, and she got a lot […]

Chinagorom Akwaugo Duru for GSAC 2017

Chinagorom Akwaugo Duru Pursuing a doctoral degree in Human Development and Family Studies Candidate Statement: Chinagorom “China” Duru is a PhD student in Human Development and Family Studies. An international student from Nigeria. I have been a graduate student at Texas Tech for four years, and work as a teaching assistant in the department of […]

Kelsey M. Lueck for GSAC 2017

Kelsey M. Lueck Pursuing a master’s degree in Higher Education Candidate Statement: Kelsey Lueck is a Masters student in Higher Education in the Education Department and has been a graduate student at Texas Tech for a year. Kelsey is currently a Graduate Hall Coordinator for University Housing working with over 1,000 first year students promoting […]

Olabode Thomas Ajibola for GSAC 2017

Olabode Thomas Ajibola Pursuing a doctoral degree in Petroleum Engineering Candidate Statement: I am currently in my second year of the petroleum engineering PhD program. I am working on the effects of a linear and impermeable fault on the pressure build up test using analytical solution and numerical simulation. My research interest focuses on well […]

Naveen Tiruvengadam for GSAC 2017

Naveen Tiruvengadam Pursuing a doctoral degree in Systems and Engineering Management Candidate Statement: Naveen Tiruvengadam first considers himself a polymath, but because he does not want to be Jack (of the “of all trades, Master of none” maxim), he currently is a PhD student in Systems and Engineering Management in the Industrial Engineering Department and […]

Patrick M. Antinone for GSAC 2017

Patrick M. Antinone Pursuing a doctoral degree in Fine Arts – Music Education Candidate Statement: Patrick “Pat” Antinone is living a life-long dream as a PhD candidate in Fine Arts/ Music Education (Choral) and is in his first year as a graduate student at Texas Tech. A full time Teaching Assistant, originally from the Dallas-Ft. […]

Bigyan Rimal for GSAC 2017

Bigyan Rimal Pursuing a doctoral degree in Biological Sciences Candidate Statement: Bigyan “Big” Rimal is a PhD student in Biological Sciences and is graduate student at Texas Tech for two years. He also works as the graduate teaching assistant in Department of Biology. He is an international graduate student, which he believes is an advantage […]

Ezinne Adabaram Osuji for GSAC 2017

Ezinne Adabaram Osuji Pursuing a doctoral degree in Biology Candidate Statement: My name is Ezinne Osuji. I am a PhD student with the department of Biology. I really want to be a voice for graduate students to the school and thus my decision to run for a seat in the graduate student advisory council. You […]

Xiaomei Chen for GSAC 2017

Xiaomei Chen Pursuing a doctoral degree in Electrical Engineering Candidate Statement: I am a Ph.D student from ECE department, and this is my second year. At the same time, as an international student from China, I have little information on campus, and have few students to talk and turn to ask help when I have […]

Jory Shane Neff for GSAC 2017

Jory Shane Neff Pursuing a doctoral degree in Curriculum and Instruction Candidate Statement: Jory Neff is a second year PhD student in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in Bilingual Education and Teacher Preparation. Because of his work as a high school teacher, he takes classes primarily online, although he resides in Lubbock, TX. His […]

Abhishek Kumar for GSAC 2017

Abhishek Kumar Pursuing a master’s degree in Chemical Engineering Candidate Statement: I’ve been involved in student government for several years in my high school. I have always served my school to the best of my abilities. I feel, if people give you responsibility, you should do everything humanly possible to do the job as best […]

Rafikul Islam for GSAC 2017

Rafikul Islam Pursuing a doctoral degree in Chemical Engineering Candidate Statement: Rafikul Islam is currently doing PhD student in Chemical Engineering at Texas Tech University. Islam is also working as a Research Assistant in Chemical Engineering. Islam works as a General Secretary at the Association of Bangladeshi Students and Scholars at Texas Tech University. He […]

David Ray Lipps for GSAC 2017

David Ray Lipps Pursuing an MBA Candidate Statement: I would like to be able to present ideas which may benefit the students attending the MBA Working Professionals Programs and/or the school in general. Also, I would love the opportunity to help myself grow, which in turn I can help others grow. I hope that one […]

Lei Xu for GSAC 2017

Lei Xu Pursuing a doctoral degree in Strategic Management Candidate Statement: Lei Xu is a third-year PhD candidate in management area of Rawls College of Business and has been a graduate student at Texas Tech for three years. An international student from Beijing, People’s Republic of China, Lei also works as an instructor for a […]