On the left is Associate Vice Provost Dr. Jim Brink and on the right is former Provost of Texas Tech University Dr. Bill Marcy. They were two of the key people who are responsible for creating SPICE at Texas Tech, which officially started on September 1, 2007.
L to R: Representatives from Sandia Construction, Grace Hernandez (Chief of Staff for the Office of the President of TTU), Mike Ellicott (TTU Vice Chancellor for Facility Planning), Associate Vice Provost Dr. Jim Brink, U.S. Ambassador Dr. Tibor Nagy, Russell Thomasson (Assistant to the Chancellor), Jerry Perez (IT Department – SPICE), former TTU Provost Dr. Bill Marcy, and Dr. Hal Karlsson (Geology Professor – SPICE).
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