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
Marie Lynn Miranda arrived in Houston one year ago to serve as Rice’s provost. A Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Duke with an A.B. in mathematics and a Ph.D. in … Read More
COURSE: LPAP 113 Mental Training for Performance Enhancement (Summer 2016) DEPARTMENT: Lifetime Physical Activity Program DESCRIPTION: This course provides a broad overview of sport psychology concepts that are relevant to … Read More
AS THE 13th DAY OF THE MONTH APPROACHES, most Rice residential colleges get ready for battle. Not McMurtry. Instead of pitching water balloons at students dressed in their finest … Read More
Xin chào tù’ Hà Nôi!
It’s been almost a year since the hot and humid June day when I arrived in Hanoi for a stint as a Luce Scholar. … Read More
BIOC/HUMA 368 Monster: Conceiving and Misconceiving the Monstrous in Fiction and Art, in Medicine and the Biosciences (Spring 2016)
DEPARTMENT BioSciences and Humanities
DESCRIPTION Monsters … Read More
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