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
Some claim the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. However, for artist Emily Fens’ “Rainbow Room,” both the whole and the individual parts are integral to understanding … 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.
As a member of Rice’s Marching Owl Band, I have often thought that the MOB does not receive the amount of attention it deserves. Why are our musical accomplishments, hilarious … 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
THE CRAB NEBULA DEFENSE
Will Rice College’s Beer Bike teams have had a good run in recent years. Will Rice is the only college to have simultaneously won the … Read More
On a quiet floor of Methodist Hospital, where doctors and nurses spoke in hushed tones, a group of Rice students … Read More
We are involved in many passionate debates at this time in American history, and one is about immigration. In this issue, we feature the amazing story of Vu Thanh Thuy and follow her harrowing path from Vietnam and ultimately to Houston. View Article
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