HIST 211: Medieval Violence (Fall 2016)
Department: History Description: Students develop a critical approach to the study of violence and its function and cultural significance within medieval European society. In particular, … Read More
HOLDING A CUMBERSOME prototype for a design project while skateboarding around campus with ease, Michael Moran, a sophomore, gathers a fair share of double takes. For Moran, who is … Read More
1. The Hangout
New swaddling hammocks outside Fondren Library draw students (and faculty) in search of a cozy perch.
2. SI and Susie Morris Lounge
A shaded and … Read More
When Brown college was founded in 1965 as Rice’s second women’s college, it had one obvious rival: next-door Jones College, the first women’s college.
The all-male colleges, however, didn’t … Read More
BUSI 343 Financial Management (Fall 2016)
DESCRIPTION This course introduces students to the core concepts of corporate finance. Students will learn how to evaluate … Read More
WHEN I ENROLLED AT RICE IN 2006, I arrived with a specific career trajectory firmly in mind. The Shepherd School has a reputation for placing graduates in major American … Read More
IN 1983, WHEN WIESSMEN first trotted out their mascot — the War Pig — it was a small facsimile made of pig iron. Soon the iconoclastic icon went airborne, in … Read More
5. Noise-canceling headphones Because dorm walls are thinner than you’d think.
Taking the long way to academia When I was a head resident fellow at McMurtry College, the adult team would host events and tell hilarious stories … Read More
I AM WRITING YOU FROM QUITO — la mitad del mundo (the middle of the world) and the first city to be declared a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site. After … Read More
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