The endowment resulted from a $3 million gift from United to the Texas Tech Foundation to endow two scholarship programs at the university.
Kithuka has received this particular honor from the conference three times this season and six times overall in his career at Texas Tech.
Jeena Roberts pleaded guilty to intoxication manslaughter and intoxication assault after rear-ending a vehicle in Lubbock in October 2012. She then failed to report to prison when ordered.
“A Perfect Fit” discusses the “rag trade” era, which was a time when Jewish immigrants dominated the American fashion world.
The group will perform a recital of Latin-American dances at 8 p.m. October 4th in Hemmle Recital Hall, located inside the Texas Tech School of Music.
Tech received the ranking in the “Top 25 University Fundraising Teams for 2013,” by Michael Chatman, founder of Philanthropy Speakers Agency.
Kithuka was also named the national Athlete of the Week on Monday by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.
He was one of two Red Raiders to finish in the top-10, as sophomore Tech runner Marcos Vallejo came in 10th with a season-best time of 25:00.77.
Six former student-athletes will be inducted into the Texas Tech Hall of Fame and two others will be added to the Hall of Honor.
The university is ranked 35th among all national universities and ninth among “very large schools,” which includes schools with more than 20,000 undergraduate students.