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New displays in the Provost’s Office Student Art Gallery

Wed, 10/05/2016 - 13:34
The Provost's Office Student Art Galley has new artwork.

Rice is 87th in new Times Higher Education World University Rankings

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 17:09
Rice moved up to No. 87 in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings for 2016-17.

Thomas to complete service as dean at end of academic year

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 10:05
Ned Thomas will complete his service as dean of engineering at the end of the 2016-17 academic year and return to the Department of Materials Science and NanoEngineering as a full-time faculty member.

Rice bioengineer Antonios Mikos elected to Academy of Athens

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 15:10
Rice University bioengineer Antonios Mikos has been elected to the Academy of Athens.

Rice University bioengineer Antonios Mikos elected to Academy of Athens

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 14:54
Rice University bioengineer Antonios Mikos has been elected to the Academy of Athens.

Levander awarded Fulbright Research Fellowship

Fri, 06/03/2016 - 14:35
Caroline Levander, English professor and vice president for strategic initiatives and digital education, has been awarded a Fulbright Research Fellowship.

Commencement ceremonies are planned for May 13-14

Fri, 05/06/2016 - 12:32
Degrees for Rice’s Class of 2016 will be conferred Saturday, May 14, during the plenary session in the Academic Quad. Individual recognition of graduating students will take place Friday, May 13, during separate ceremonies.

Bonnie Bartel elected to National Academy of Sciences

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 09:52
Rice University biochemist and plant biologist Bonnie Bartel has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences -- one of the highest honors that can be conferred upon a U.S. scientist.

Bonnie Bartel elected to National Academy of Sciences

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:33
Rice University biochemist and plant biologist Bonnie Bartel has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences -- one of the highest honors that can be conferred upon a U.S. scientist.

Shamoo: ‘I had to stop worrying and love the lecture’

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 12:18
Professor Yousif Shamoo presented the 2016 Brown Lecture on Teaching Excellence during this year's Teaching Awards Ceremony.

Alumna and former Houston Mayor Parker to teach at Rice

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 09:43
Rice University alumna and former Houston Mayor Annise Parker has returned to Rice to teach.

Alumna and former Houston Mayor Parker to teach at Rice

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 09:43
Rice University alumna and former Houston Mayor Annise Parker has returned to Rice to teach.

Code.org selects Rice to help increase access to computer science education

Mon, 04/18/2016 - 08:28
The Rice University School Mathematics Project has been selected by Code.org to provide professional development for K-12 teachers over the next two years to expand pre-college students’ access to computer science.

Humans and animals merge in the Provost’s Office Student Art Gallery

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 12:14
New drawings, paintings and photos in the Provost’s Office Student Art Gallery were featured during an April 4 reception on the fourth floor of Allen Center.

5 Rice Academy Postdoctoral Fellows recruited

Mon, 03/28/2016 - 13:13
Five distinguished postdoctoral students have been recruited for the first group of Rice Academy Postdoctoral Fellows.

Rice nanotechnology pioneer Robert Hauge dies

Thu, 03/17/2016 - 09:10
Robert Hauge, a distinguished faculty fellow in chemistry and in materials science and nanoengineering who spent more than 50 years at Rice, died March 17 after a long illness.

Paulsen wins top prize at Graduate Student 90-Second Thesis Competition

Mon, 03/14/2016 - 15:12
Bioengineering graduate student Samantha Paulsen won the Grand Prize at the fourth annual Graduate Student 90-Second Thesis Competition.

Richards-Kortum named special adviser to provost

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 15:05
Rebecca Richards-Kortum has been appointed special adviser to the provost on health-related research and educational initiatives.

Pulitzer Prize-winner Sheryl WuDunn to speak at Rice University’s commencement

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 12:47
Sheryl WuDunn, the first Asian-American reporter to win a Pulitzer Prize, will present the commencement address at Rice University May 14.

Pulitzer Prize-winner Sheryl WuDunn to speak at Rice University’s commencement

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 12:47
Sheryl WuDunn, the first Asian-American reporter to win a Pulitzer Prize, will present the commencement address at Rice University May 14.

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