Rice welcomes new Houston mayor to campus

Rice President David Leebron, University Representative Y. Ping Sun and other members of the Rice community welcomed Houston’s new mayor, Sylvester Turner, at a reception Feb. 22 at the Wiess President’s House. Among those in attendance were Harris County Judge Ed Emmett ’71, state Rep. Sarah Davis, Mayor Pro-Tem and city Councilmember Ellen Cohen, Councilmember Jack Christie, Rice alumni and Councilmembers David Robinson ’93 and Karla Cisneros ’83, as well as several city senior staff members. (Photos by Jeff Fitlow)

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Amy is a senior media relations specialist in Rice University's Office of Public Affairs.