Many aspects of the founding of the William Marsh Rice Institute in 1912 inspired wonder, respect and optimism. Its visionary young president, Edgar Odell Lovett, courted scholars from around … Read More
Introducing: Lady, 1, Australian shepherd (blue merle), and Stella, 7, border collie / golden retriever mix Residential College: Sit, Rich, Sit! Owner: Ken Whitmire, college master, professor of chemistry; father … Read More
In February 2016, the history department at Rice hosted seven leading historians from around the country to address the topic “Jefferson Davis’s America: New Perspectives on the Mid-Nineteenth-Century United States.” The occasion … Read More
IN MAY, RICE STUDENTSIMMERSED THEMSELVES IN THE ART, architecture, archaeology, museums and neighborhoods of Rome via an experiential art history course that traced the city’s mythical beginnings to … Read More
Save the date! Join the Moody and @RiceUniversity's @ShepherdSchool for New #Art/New #Music on October 19 at 3pm. Shepherd School #composers will debut new works inspired by "#Moon Shot." The #free performance will take place in the #gallery and will be followed by a reception.