New issue of Rice Magazine grapples with our new world and more

The Spring 2020 issue of Rice Magazine explores groundbreaking genetics research, showcases Geoff Winningham’s photography and the Rice Media Center’s 50th anniversary, and details Rice’s first steps in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Stories also highlight the accomplishments of Rice artists, athletes, faculty and alumni. Finally, there’s a special online collaboration with Rice News called “Tiny Acts of Kindness,” which highlight large and small ways Owls are giving back to help neighbors, friends and strangers.

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About Arie Passwaters

Arie Wilson Passwaters is editor of Rice New.