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Rice U. offering free online prep course for AP Physics 1 Exam

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 10:16
A new free online course from Rice University helps high school students prepare for the Advanced Placement Physics 1 Exam.

Rice Academy of Fellows aims to boost research profile

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 11:58
The Rice University Academy of Fellows has been formed to raise the university's overall research profile.

Leebron elected vice chair of AAU

Tue, 10/20/2015 - 14:28

Leebron elected vice chair of AAU

Tue, 10/20/2015 - 13:23
Rice President David Leebron has been elected vice chair of the Association of American Universities Board of Directors.

Leebron highlights Rice’s successes during State of the University address

Mon, 10/19/2015 - 14:46
President David Leebron highlighted new initiatives and a number of areas in which Rice has been successful during his 2015 State of the University address.

Leebron named honorary professor during visit to universities in China and Vietnam

Mon, 10/19/2015 - 13:31
President David Leebron was named an honorary professor of law at Tianjin University during his recent visit to China.

Rice research in two subject areas ranked among world’s top 35

Wed, 10/14/2015 - 11:15
Two areas of research at Rice University are ranked among the world’s top 35 in U.S. News & World Report’s 2016 Best Global Universities.

New leadership at the Boniuk Institute

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 12:04

New leadership at the Boniuk Institute

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 11:43
The start of the school year brings new leadership to Rice’s Boniuk Institute for the Study and Advancement of Religious Tolerance. Paula Sanders, vice provost for academic affairs and professor of history, has become the institute’s interim director, and Islam scholar and Rice alumna Zahra Jamal ‘00 is the institute’s associate director for community engagement. Their new roles began July 1.

Rice has 8 graduate programs in U.S. News’ top 20

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 15:22
Rice has eight graduate programs that are ranked among the country’s top 20 in “U.S. News 2016 Best Graduate Schools.”

Rice has 8 graduate programs in U.S. News’ top 20

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 15:22
Rice has eight graduate programs that are ranked among the country’s top 20 in “U.S. News 2016 Best Graduate Schools.”

Marie Lynn Miranda named provost of Rice University

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 11:11
Marie Lynn Miranda, an acclaimed researcher and the Samuel A. Graham Dean of the School of Natural Resources and Environment at the University of Michigan, has been named provost of Rice University.

Marie Lynn Miranda named provost of Rice University

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 11:11
Marie Lynn Miranda, an acclaimed researcher and the Samuel A. Graham Dean of the School of Natural Resources and Environment at the University of Michigan, has been named provost of Rice University.

Marie Lynn Miranda named provost of Rice University

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 11:07
Marie Lynn Miranda, an acclaimed researcher and the Samuel A. Graham Dean of the School of Natural Resources and Environment at the University of Michigan, has been named provost of Rice University.

Marie Lynn Miranda named provost of Rice University

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 11:07
Marie Lynn Miranda, an acclaimed researcher and the Samuel A. Graham Dean of the School of Natural Resources and Environment at the University of Michigan, has been named provost of Rice University.

Koushanfar wins ‘Internet of Things’ security challenge

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 09:36
A security initiative by Rice electrical and computer engineer Farinaz Koushanfar and her colleague at Cornell University is among four winners of this year's Cisco Security Grand Challenge.

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