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Olympic Spirit
12 months ago

Olympic Spirit

When Rosey Edeh ’90 studied art and art history at Rice, she could often be found behind a camera, one of her photographic subjects being the campus’s historic architecture. 

But …
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Reader Response: Winter 2020
12 months ago

Reader Response: Winter 2020

We use an email survey and Google Analytics to gauge what our readers are paying attention to. Here are some reader favorites and comments about the Winter 2020 issue. As …
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Now Reading (and Listening): Alumni Books and Music – Spring 2020
12 months ago

Now Reading (and Listening): Alumni Books and Music – Spring 2020

By  •  Spring 2020, Alumni

All the Houses Were Painted White Historic Homes of the Texas Golden Crescent Rick Gardner ’65 Texas A&M University Press, 2019

Near the turn of the 20th century, before the advent …
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Scene: Campus Then and Now
12 months ago

Scene: Campus Then and Now

Julia Casbarian ’20 photographed Rice campus landmarks and layered them with historical images of the same locations. The resulting images show “how Rice has both changed and remained the same …
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Writing Home: Groeten uit Hilversum
12 months ago

Writing Home: Groeten uit Hilversum

It’s 7:53 a.m., but the Dutch sun has yet to show its face and very well may hide behind a gray blanket of clouds all day. As I trot down …
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Faculty Books and Music: Winter 2020
1 year ago

Faculty Books and Music: Winter 2020

Giedion and America: Repositioning the History of Modern Architecture  Reto Geiser gta Verlag, 2018

While other intellectuals emigrated from Europe to America on the eve of World War II, driven into exile …
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Reader Response: Fall 2019
1 year ago

Reader Response: Fall 2019

Dear Editor:

I’ve long been a space enthusiast. It probably began when my father took me out in our front yard one night when I was 7 years old. He …
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Faculty Books: Fall 2019
2 years ago

Faculty Books: Fall 2019

Levee Paul OtrembaFour Way Books, 2019

Paul Otremba’s third collection of poems, “Levee,” was published posthumously in September. An assistant professor of creative writing at Rice, Otremba died of cancer in …
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Welcome, Owls!
2 years ago

Welcome, Owls!

*This graphic includes only domestic students and follows the federal methodology for reporting domestic ethnicity and race. Figures are rounded to nearest whole number.

Source: Rice’s Office of Enrollment and …
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Space Stories
2 years ago

Space Stories

By  •  Web Extra

[tw-column width=”one-half”] When You Wish Upon a Star

During her six months aboard the ISS — 184 days, 22 hours, and 14 minutes, to be exact — Peggy Whitson conducted …
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