Planning for your Financial Future

Texas Tech University wants to help its students to leave school armed with financial knowledge. That led the Department of Human Sciences in 2013 to develop a Personal Finance Program. Last month in Norfolk, Virginia, the program earned the 2018 Outstanding Educational Program Award from the Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education.

Program assistant director Jennifer Wilson says Tech students come into introductory courses in the program, known as PFI, very...

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British Ensemble, Stile Antico, will perform at FUMC this Sunday afternoon.
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Grammy Nominated British Ensemble Performs at First United Methodist Church

The This Sunday First United Methodist Church will host one of England’s best chorale ensembles. Dr. Seung-Won Cho is the guest of this episode of The Front Row to give more details about the performance.

This is the British group called Stile Antico, tell us about them.

Stile Antico, the literal meaning is ancient style. It’s a musical term describing the old style of playing music that was mostly used late Baroque and classical periods…Now this group is using that...

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Dave Walker talks about his career in journalism and the evolution of the industry on this episode of Faith Matters.

Texas Tech University wants to help its students to leave school armed with financial knowledge. That led the Department of Human Sciences in 2013 to develop a Personal Finance Program. Last month in Norfolk, Virginia, the program earned the 2018 Outstanding Educational Program Award from the Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education.
 

Program assistant director Jennifer Wilson says Tech students come into introductory courses in the program, known as PFI, very unaware.

British Ensemble, Stile Antico, will perform at FUMC this Sunday afternoon.
www.stileantico.co.uk

The This Sunday First United Methodist Church will host one of England’s best chorale ensembles. Dr. Seung-Won Cho is the guest of this episode of The Front Row to give more details about the performance.
 

This is the British group called Stile Antico, tell us about them.

Ballet Lubbock’s five performances of The Nutcracker begin tomorrow evening. Nicholas Dragga, the group’s executive director, shares his take on this year’s show and its enduring popularity.
 

Chad Wheeler, Executive Director of Open Door.
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Open Door has had its doors open for over 20 years. This Lubbock organization aims to combat homelessness in the area. Chad Wheeler, Executive Director of Open Door, visits with Tom McGovern on this episode of Faith Matters.

Music Crossroads of Texas: West Texas Walk of Fame Inductees (Pt. 2)
 

Bill Dean played for the Texas Tech baseball team when he attended the university.
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If you’ve spent any time around Texas Tech the past few decades, you’ve likely heard of or met Bill Dean. The man who’s led the university’s alumni association since 1978 and taught journalism for 51 years. He is retiring at the end of this month. His years around campus have garnered him numerous awards and recognitions.
 

Now, though, he’s getting ready to simplify his life. He will continue to be an associate professor and teach in the College of Media and Communications.

The Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts is offering special activities at the First Friday Art Trail and the following Saturday. Lindsey Maestri and Jordan Canal visit with Clint on this episode of The Front Row to share more.
 

Lindsey tell us a little bit about yourself.

I am the interim Executive Director here at LHUCA. I am not originally a Lubbock native, but moved here two years ago and have really enjoyed my time in Lubbock.

Jordan, tell us about yourself.

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Former President George H.W. Bush is being honored with funeral services at the National Cathedral in Washington D.C. The 41st president will be eulogized by his son, former President George W. Bush, as well as a former U.S. senator and a former Canadian prime minister. Dozens of U.S. and world leaders are expected to attend the service.

Betsy Blaney

The illustrations of American life are intricate and colorful. And the accompanying texts are handwritten calligraphy. The Museum of Texas Tech University will display selected works from American Qur’an by California artist Sandow Birk's through Feb. 7.  

  Museum executive director Gary Morgan says those who come to see the exhibit – whether they know something or nothing about Islam’s holiest book -- will learn much. He emphasizes that the exhibit is not a religious one.  

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