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Rice Professor Mason Tomson elected AAAS fellow

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 09:59
Rice University engineer Mason Tomson has been elected a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Rice signs MOU with Costa Rica

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 15:00
Rice University signed an MOU with the Costa Rica Ministry of Science, Technology and Telecommunications.

State of the University address focuses on Rice’s future

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 09:47
The 2016 State of the University address by President David Leebron centered around the theme "charting Rice's future."

6 Rice faculty win Simmons mini-collaborative research grants

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 09:40
Six Rice faculty members have been awarded grants from the Virginia and L.E. Simmons Family Foundation Mini-Collaborative Research Fund.

AAU elects Rice University President David Leebron as board chair

Tue, 10/25/2016 - 09:24
Rice University President David W. Leebron was elected Oct. 25 by the Association of American Universities to serve as chair of its board of directors.

Taiwan to support Rice research

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 15:27
Rice University has been nominated for federal funding in collaborations with institutions in Taiwan.

The Way I See It: RUSMP’s role at White House Computer Science Summit

Fri, 10/07/2016 - 10:52
Representatives from the Rice University School Mathematics Project participated in the Computer Science Education Regional Partners Summit at the White House.

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.

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